This morning in New York, Alex Rodriguez walked out of his arbitration hearing after Bud Selig failed to show. I can’t say that I question his decision. Selig is the driving force behind imposing this historic 211-game suspension, so he should at least be there to testify. His absence set ARod off and is the reason why he left.
He then stopped by WFAN and jumped on with Mike Francesa, which was great radio. He continually denied that he had done anything that he’s being accused of and implied that this was all because of the money he’s till owed on his contract. Rodriguez even admitted that he’s “angry” with the Yankee organization.
Who knows where it will go from here, but here’s some of the audio:
And here’s the full-length audio: