Madden joined WFAN host Mike Francesa on Tuesday afternoon to explain why he didn’t vote for the 12-time All-Star.
A-Rod makes it impossible for anyone but his lawyers to defend him. And they do so because he pays them. What’s your excuse?
In the first segment, Madden gave his take on the A-Rod suspension and made some claims about what was initially offered to the slugger and how the process played out. In the second part of the interview, however, things got heated.
“If (A-Rod’s team is) going to fight this thing like they claim they’re going to,” Madden told WFAN radio, “then it’s going to get very ugly.”
Seriously? Could the Steinbrenner family really consider selling The Boss’ beloved franchise? “We don’t just talk to people on the street,” an emphatic Madden told Boomer Esiason and Craig Carton.
The Expansion Era Committee has denied George Steinbrenner’s posthumous bid for election into baseball’s Hall of Fame.