A-Rod-final - These days, professional sports are mainly...

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These days, professional sports are mainly derived around money. When Major League Baseball star Alex Rodriguez became the highest paid player in the history of all sports, signing a contract of 10 years that paid him a total of 250 million dollars, much criticism arose from the sports world; from outrageous sports analysts, radio broadcasters, newspaper editors to players, coaches, and sports fans across the nation; even those of his own showed much disapproval. As a huge fan of baseball and A-Rod, I began to get very annoyed with the people around the country, turning on the TV and seeing A-Rod, a human being just like everyone else, getting blasted with ridiculous condemnation. Being the great player and person that A-Rod is, he doesn’t pay attention to any of it and continues to play with full vigor. His history before the major’s, along with his life as a major league player on and off the diamond will show why he is worthy of his contract and to be considered the greatest baseball player of all time, if not the greatest athlete of all time. Growing up Alex faced moving back and forth, from the Dominican Republic to the United States numerous times. After many transactions he finally found a home, where he still
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