New York Yankees

When playing in New York City, nothing is off limits for New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez.

By Robby Sabo

Unless you’re one of those completely optimistic Alex Rodriguez backers, you knew this was coming.

Whether it’s in the store, talking to the hot-dog man, or even buddying up with the nearest doorman, the conversation this morning surrounded A-Rod’s 3,000 hit. Remarkably, he added to the conversation while homering to notch the epic milestone.

However, like previously mentioned, we all knew this was coming.

The this we speak of is the backlash from the unforgiving New York media.

Check out the back-pages of both the NY Daily News and the NY Post this morning:

Classic back-page in the Big Apple.

Hey, receiving the curtain-call at Yankee Stadium after the moment is one thing, allowing that warm and fuzzy momentum to continue is another story.

Of course it won’t.

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Robby Sabo is a co-founder, CEO and credentialed New York Jets content creator for Jets X-Factor - Jet X, which includes Sabo's Sessions (in-depth film breakdowns) and Sabo with the Jets. Host: Underdog Jets Podcast with Wayne Chrebet and Sabo Radio. Member: Pro Football Writers of America. Coach: Port Jervis (NY) High School. Washed up strong safety and 400M runner. SEO: XL Media. Founder: Elite Sports NY - ESNY (Sold in 2020). SEO: XL Media. Email: robby.sabo[at]