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Friday, May 13, 2022

When A-Rod, Jeter and more posed shirtless

But at some point, the shirts came off, and multiple photos were taken at different angles. How, or why? There are varying opinions on it.

“I’m pretty sure it was nothing scripted,” Verducci said. “It wasn’t like, ‘Hey, let’s think about pictures we’d like to get and, hey, why don’t we get a picture of all these guys shirtless?’ I was definitely not aware of that. I think it was an impromptu shot.”

Iooss wasn’t sure if he asked the group to remove the shirts or someone just went ahead and did it. Either way, he seemed to hint at one particular person to de-shirt first.

“I’m sure A-Rod was the first to take it off,” he said. “Oh yeah, he was like Ronaldo or something.”

And then the rest of the four players followed suit.

“I worked out a lot so I wasn’t worried about taking a photo without my shirt,” Ordóñez said. “I thought it was cool.”

“It’s another example of the power of peer pressure, I think,” Verducci laughed.

RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: May 13, 2022 at 04:20 PM | 13 comment(s)
  Beats: alex rodriguez, derek jeter

Wednesday, January 05, 2022

Alex Rodriguez could get his own version of ‘The Manningcast’ as ESPN shakes up baseball coverage

If you ever watched “The Manningcast” and thought, “I would love a baseball version of this, but with a much less charismatic host,” ESPN has the show for you. The network is considering giving Alex Rodriguez his own Manningcast-style program in an attempt to freshen up its “Sunday Night Baseball” booth, according to Andrew Marchand of the New York Post.

If those changes are made, Rodriguez would leave “Sunday Night Baseball.” ESPN is reportedly looking at a booth consisting of Karl Ravech doing play-by-play and Eduardo Perez and former New York Yankees pitcher David Cone doing analysis.


Ravech and Perez are regular broadcasters at ESPN. The network reportedly tried to hire Cone in the past, and apparently still have interest in bringing him on board.

RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: January 05, 2022 at 09:41 PM | 49 comment(s)
  Beats: alex rodriguez, espn, television

 

 

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