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Sunday, October 14, 2012

The Redemption of Alex Rodriguez

Right now, 10 AM, somewhere in midtown Manhattan, a baseball player steps through a 15-room duplex. The building’s name most likely begins with TRUMP. As he enters his spacious, snow white, high-ceiling master bath with bulbs dotting the perimeter of the mirror like what I imagine Celine Dion’s dressing room @ Caesar’s to be, he turns to his reflection. They say certain A-list celebs forbid the crew on a movie set to “look them in the eye,” for sometimes that causes a performer to consider actions that demand a willful ignorance toward self-awareness. Alex Rodriguez looked himself in the mirror this morning. What did he see?

djordan Posted: October 14, 2012 at 01:02 PM | 5 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: alex rodriguez, yankees

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   1. Jim (jimmuscomp) Posted: October 14, 2012 at 03:37 PM (#4269548)
What did he see?

The most sexy Centaur on the planet. Unfortunately, Cent-Rod is sad on the inside because he is not being allowed to return to the position that made him famous - the position he knows most about. No, not doggie-style. Shortstop.
   2. charityslave is thinking about baseball Posted: October 14, 2012 at 08:57 PM (#4270201)
He's been so bad, he should be forbidden from going doggie style for a year.
   3. djordan Posted: October 14, 2012 at 09:03 PM (#4270216)
Yes, he's been pretty brutal. Had a couple nice swings in his last at-bats. Has decent numbers against Verlander. He should be in the lineup on Tuesday. I'm no A-Rod apologist. I just love a great story.
   4. Jolly Old St. Nick Is A Jolly Old St. Crip Posted: October 14, 2012 at 09:16 PM (#4270237)
He'll go yard on Verlander's first pitch on Tuesday night, just you wait and see....

BECAUSE THIS TEAM IS DUE due du do do doo doo....... AAAAAAAAAAARRRRRRRRRRRRRGGGGGGGGHHHHHHHHHHHHH CAN'T YOU MOTHERFUCKERS DO ANYTHING BUT FUCKING STRIKE OUT??????
   5. DA Baracus Posted: October 14, 2012 at 09:18 PM (#4270248)
I like that this guy submitted his own article and tagged it too.

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