Alex Rodriguez Returns To Field For 1st Time Since Surgery On Left Hip"I have a lot of unfinished business," said Rodriguez, who struggled offensively late last season. "I'm really looking forward to getting back on the field close to 100 percent and being who I am."
A-Rod Will Stay In New York To Rehab; Girardi Says Yanks Can Win 95 GamesAlex Rodriguez will not report to spring training with the Yankees' position players, and will work on his rehabilitation from hip surgery in New York. Meanwhile, Joe Girardi believes the Yankees "could win 95 games and get to the World Series."
Hal Concerned About A-Rod Situation; Says Yanks Have 'Championship-Caliber Team'Steinbrenner feels that the Yankees have a "championship-caliber team" this season. He acknowledged that the club is sometimes criticized for fielding an older roster, but he likes its experience, "assuming we can stay away from injuries."
Jeter On A-Rod Controversy: 'Let Him Speak First And Then We'll Talk About That'"I don't comment on anyone until they speak first," Jeter said on Monday. "Let him address his situation before I comment on it. Let him speak first and then we'll talk about that."
Yankees Reportedly Trying To Void Remainder Of A-Rod's ContractIf the new allegations were true, the Yankees would face high hurdles to get out of the final five years and $114 million of Rodriguez's record $275 million, 10-year contract.