A-Rod hoping to escape Texas mess
Alex Rodriguez is being villified by many baseball fans for wanting to bail from Texas.
Here is a sampling of the mail I got on yesterday's piece in which I suggested A-Rod's shifting teams would be good for him and his fellow players in the long run:
- Jim: Why can't players make their current teams better?
What is the deal with players wanting to play for
contenders? If you knew the guys you were going to be
playing with had no shot why sign with them? A-Rod
signed a contract to play with a team. Now he should
wade in the cesspool he signed with and honor that
contract. If he wanted to play for a contender he
should have signed with the team that drafted him and
the $125 million they offered him. Here is one fan
that is happy A-Rod and the Rangers are stuck together. Greed will
keep A-Rod in Texas through the prime of his career
and most likely from a championship that he so
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