Baseball Blogs Weigh In: Hoffman, Bay, Markakis

On this date back in 2004, Alex Rodriguez returned to Texas to play the Rangers for the first time since being traded (along with $71MM) to the Yankees for Alfonso Soriano and Joaquin Arias. He was booed loudly just like every other road game of his career, though he silenced the home crowd – at least temporarily – with a two-run homer in the first inning. 

 Here are a few links from around the baseball blogosphere…

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5 Responses to Baseball Blogs Weigh In: Hoffman, Bay, Markakis Leave a Reply

  1. DarthVader87 5 years ago

    I don’t think Hoffman is done, I think he needs some time as a RP to get his crap together.

  2. R_y_a_n 5 years ago

    I agree, I don’t think Hoffman is done. He’s had 13 innings Granted he’s an RP, but that still is a very small sample size.

  3. baronvonmetzger 5 years ago

    Have you watched the Hoffman performances? The hitters are treating it like a home run derby. They are teeing up on him. The only thing saving him is that sometimes the batters treat it too much like a derby and forget that Hoffman is actually trying to get them out.

  4. East Coast Bias 5 years ago

    Alex knows how to silence a booing crowd.

  5. gigantes2425 5 years ago

    he’s done. hate to say it but he is. he had a great career and now its time to retire.

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