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Newark Star-Ledger Sep 3, 2015

Alex Rodriguez tops Yankees' 6 biggest September concerns

Yankees have won 5 of 6, but there's plenty of reason to worry
New York Post Sep 3, 2015

Joe Girardi: Alex Rodriguez not ‘comfortable’ at first base — yet

BOSTON — Manager Joe Girardi opted not to play Alex Rodriguez at first base Wednesday against Red Sox left-hander Henry Owens, but the manager said it’s possible, with more time...
New York Daily News Sep 3, 2015
Yankees Insider: On second thought, no A-Rod at first base

Yankees Insider: On second thought, no A-Rod at first base

Alex Rodriguez can breathe a sigh of relief. He won’t be forced to re-live his personal nightmare of playing first base.
Newsday Sep 2, 2015

Joe Girardi doesn't think Alex Rodriguez is comfortable at first base

Joe Girardi and Brian Cashman are finally on the same page regarding the possibility of Alex Rodriguez playing first base.

Pregame notes: “I just don’t think Alex is ready to do it”

Even after Brian Cashman said he was against it, Joe Girardi said yesterday that he was still considering the possibility of Alex Rodriguez getting a little bit of time at first base against left-handed starters. Today, Girardi changed his tune. “I just don’t think Alex is ready to do it,” Girardi told reporters in Boston. […] The post Pregame notes: “I just don’t think Alex is ready to do it” appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Newark Star-Ledger Sep 2, 2015
DOA: Alex Rodriguez experiment at 1st base for Yankees appears over

DOA: Alex Rodriguez experiment at 1st base for Yankees appears over

A-Rod looks better at the plate after four days off last week
Newark Star-Ledger Sep 2, 2015
Yankees' Alex Rodriguez helps couple at Harvard

Yankees' Alex Rodriguez helps couple at Harvard

A-Rod snaps a photo for tourists
New York Daily News Sep 2, 2015
Yankees Insider: A-Rod at first still up in air

Yankees Insider: A-Rod at first still up in air

Even though Alex Rodriguez has been clear that he is uncomfortable playing first base, the debate rages on.

YANKEES (72-58) Jacoby Ellsbury CF Brett Gardner LF Carlos Beltran RF Brian McCann C Alex Rodriguez DH Chase Headley 3B Greg Bird 1B Didi Gregorius SS Stephen Drew 2B RHP Michael Pineda (9-8, 4.19) Pineda vs. Red Sox RED SOX (61-70) Mookie Betts CF Pab

YANKEES (72-58) Jacoby Ellsbury CF Brett Gardner LF Carlos Beltran RF Brian McCann C Alex Rodriguez DH Chase Headley 3B Greg Bird 1B Didi Gregorius SS Stephen Drew 2B RHP Michael Pineda (9-8, 4.19) Pineda vs. Red Sox RED SOX (61-70) Mookie Betts CF Pablo Sandoval 3B Xander Bogaerts SS David Ortiz DH Travis Shaw […] The post appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.

A-Rod drops to fifth in order; Beltran batting third

Against a lefty last night, Alex Rodriguez was in his usual No. 3 spot in the order. Against a right-handed tonight, Rodriguez has dropped to fifth (and presumably sixth if Mark Teixeira were playing). Seems to be a reaction to Rodriguez’s recent slump and Carlos Beltran’s hot streak. Jacoby Ellsbury CF Brett Gardner LF Carlos […] The post A-Rod drops to fifth in order; Beltran batting third appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Newark Star-Ledger Sep 1, 2015

Yankees' August grades: Slumping Alex Rodriguez gets ...

It was a rough month for many typically reliable Yankees
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 31, 2015

Yankees' GM Brian Cashman: Alex Rodriguez not a 1st baseman

"The stakes are much higher," Rodriguez said
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 31, 2015
Yankees' lineup vs. Boston Red Sox: Ivan Nova on mound, Alex Rodriguez back

Yankees' lineup vs. Boston Red Sox: Ivan Nova on mound, Alex Rodriguez back

Alex Rodriguez, after essentially four days off, is back at designated hitter
Newsday Aug 30, 2015

Rested Alex Rodriguez gets big hit; will he play first base in Boston?

The loud and relentless booing didn't get going until the seventh inning.

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