Latest Alex Rodriguez Stories

2010-05-11 17:36:00

LOS ANGELES, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- ESPN Deportes announced today that Daniela Rodriguez of Houston, TX has been selected as the winner of its second installation of the network's reality series Dream Job: El Reportero.

2009-10-04 16:48:02

Alex Rodriguez homered twice in a 10-run sixth inning for seven RBI Sunday, leading the Yankees in a 10-2 rout of Tampa Bay. The veteran slugger belted a grand slam and a three-run homer, giving him 12 straight seasons with at least 30 homers and 100 RBI. The seven RBI in one inning established an American League record. He reached the plateau despite missing the season's first month while recovering from hip surgery. One of two hits by Johnny Damon was a two-run double. One run scored on an...

2009-09-25 22:37:10

Alex Rodriguez drove in four runs Friday, two of them with a third-inning homer, pacing the New York Yankees to a 9-5 victory over Boston. The teams have two games remaining in their weekend series and if the Yankees win both of them, they will claim the American League East title.

2009-09-23 01:15:03

Alex Rodriguez drove in the winning run in the ninth inning Tuesday and the New York Yankees held off the Los Angeles Angels 6-5. The Yankees had already clinched a playoff berth when the Oakland A's beat the Texas Rangers earlier in the evening. Rodriguez broke a 5-5 tie with a sacrifice fly in the ninth -- one inning after the Angels scored the tying run to complete a comeback from a 5-0 deficit.

2009-09-20 00:42:44

Mark Teixeira hit two homers and knocked in five runs Saturday, leading the New York Yankees in a 10-1 rout of Seattle. The slugger hit an RBI triple, a three-run homer and a solo shot. Hideki Matsui hit a solo homer. Johnny Damon had three hits and one RBI. Francisco Cervelli had two hits and one RBI. Melky

2009-09-05 16:47:01

Melky Cabrera's two RBI Saturday paced the New York Yankees to a 6-4 win over Toronto. He drove in runs with singles in the second and ninth innings. Robinson Cano and Mark Teixeira hit solo homers.

2009-09-02 22:50:44

CC Sabathia struck out nine over seven innings Wednesday and the New York Yankees broke the game open with a huge ninth inning to defeat Baltimore 10-2. New York had only a 3-2 lead going into the ninth, but sent a dozen men to the plate in that inning.

2009-08-23 23:02:04

Hideki Matsui hit two solo home runs and Alex Rodriguez had a two-run homer and three RBI Sunday to lead the New York Yankees to an 8-4 win over Boston. Derek Jeter and Johnny Damon scored two runs apiece for the Yankees, who won twice in the three-game series at Fenway Park and extended their AL East lead over the second-place Red Sox to 7 ½ games. CC Sabathia (15-7) started and went 6 2/3 innings for New York, allowing four runs on eight hits with no walks and eight strikeouts. Rocco...

2009-08-08 00:06:21

Alex Rodriguez hit a two-run homer with two out in the 15th inning Friday, giving the New York Yankees a dramatic 2-0 victory over Boston. The teams combined to score 19 runs Thursday -- eight of them by the Yankees in one inning -- but it took them almost six hours to produce a single run Friday. Rodriguez, who had been mired in his longest home run drought as a Yankee, came up with Derek Jeter on first and Junichi Tazawa on the mound, making his major league debut. Tazawa, called up from...

2009-07-30 13:22:03

Manny Ramirez and David Ortiz were among 104 players testing positive in 2003 for performance-enhancing drugs, The New York Times said. The information came from unnamed lawyers who spoke to the newspaper Wednesday. The 2003 survey contained a condition that the results would remain anonymous. Ramirez and Ortiz were teammates with the Boston Red Sox when the tests were done the year Boston ended an 86-year streak in which it had not won a World Series. Other players previously linked to the...

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