The years between 2000 and 2009 should be called the decade of the fan in sober acknowledgement of the ultimate victory of the dollar in sports, writes Howard Bryant.
Alex Rodriguez says he will play for the Dominican Republic in the 2009 World Baseball Classic.
David Ortiz, a member of the Dominican Republic team, told Yahoo! Sports that Alex Rodriguez intends to play for the Dominicans this spring in the World Baseball Classic.
Tiger Woods, Tom Brady, Kobe Bryant and Alex Rodriguez are the contenders for best male athlete as the ESPY nominees have been announced.
A daily glance inside the numbers from the world of sports.