The Orioles lost, the Yankees were AL East champs, the crowd cheered, Alex Rodriguez made this face.
My new chart for Getting Blanked looks at the career to date of a very fine baseball player: Alex Rodriguez.
Go here to see the full chart: http://blogs.thescore.com/mlb/2012/10/24/flip-flop-fly-ball-alex-rodriguez-a-very-fine-baseball-player/
Alex Rodriguez and Carlos Slim at a baseball clinic for children on the outskirts of Mexico City, Sunday, Nov. 30, 2008.
Sigh. Of American League players who played 100+ games at 3B in 2010, Alex had the third best fielding percentage: .976
Only Jhonny Peralta (.982) and Brandon Inge (.977) were better.
A somewhat strange URL that takes you to Alex Rodriguez’s official site: http://losangeles.dodgers.mlb.com/players/rodriguez_alex/index.jsp
And he’s in touch with his past, too: