"New York Daily News" reported today that Major League Baseball MLB New York Yankees vice president Hank Steinbrenner said ‧ Yankees star third baseman no intention of softening of the "A-Rod" Rodriguez's position, nor will he become a free agent after consultation with him.
Steinbrenner told the newspaper, said: "We really want him to stay, but obviously he did not want to become a member of the Yankees. I just feel terribly sorry, if so, that would have to say goodbye."
A-Rod and the Yankees signed a years contract of 252 million U.S. dollars, 90 million U.S. dollars are still not paid, but he may choose to give up after the end of this season contract worth testing in the free agent market.
A-Rod's agent, Porras said, A-Rod to make such a decision, partly because of years as head coach of the Torre Yankees will leave, making the team feeling of insecurity.