I have a ton of favorite Alex Rodriguez quotes, but the one’s I like best are the ones where he talks about his life, the people who mean the most to me and how he keeps his feet on the ground.
Alex Rodriguez, one of the most famous baseball players and baseball managers, is an American professional baseball infielder for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball. He came up in the baseball since a young age, and he is considered as one of the best baseball players that American baseball has ever seen.
Since his home run season in 2004, Rodriguez has been considered one of the game’s premier power hitters and a perennial MVP candidate. His game has been defined by great at-bats, great fielding, and his unique strength and power.
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35 Motivational Alex Rodriguez Quotes
Alex Rodriguez never cared whether his image was nice. He cared about how he was remembered, because he knew that his reputation was what counted.
I’ll admit that I’m going to take the time today to read a bit of A Rod’s biography here and there; I’ve never read about him, although I know a bit about him.
While it may have been tempting to put together a “bland” team without a lot of fire to be successful, the reality is that you can get away with stuff like this if you are skilled enough.
The New York Yankees center fielder has been criticized for his off-field behavior, including his admitted steroid use, his involvement in a brawl with a New York Mets player in 2005, and his recent admission of having unprotected sex with a Miami Dolphins cheerleader.
Leadership is defined by its ability to change the direction of society and the culture of a company. Once you lead the way you don’t have to earn anything.
5. In regards to the economy, the best investments are companies with strong fundamentals but that may not have very high prices.
A-Rod told his nephew to stay away from drugs and alcohol, because they are harmful to a young mind. He also told him to make school a priority because he knew his grades would suffer.
I say, “Do things the right way.”
If you don’t know how to do something, find someone who does.
Learn from your mistakes.
Learn from watching others.
Learn from those who have already done the job.
Learn from the failures as well as the successes.
I didn’t know that. We didn’t have that in the past. You went out and played and you did your best and if you didn’t get a hit or do something right the manager would get on you and you had to change your mindset and I hope that’s helped me a bit.
When it comes to sport, you always have to work hard and you have to work smart. If you just put your effort on the field, you will have chances.
10th of 35 Alex Rodriguez Quotes
Respect the highest rank, the lowest rank, everyone. You won’t get in trouble, you’ll be happy, and you’ll lead a great life.
The Yankees are a good team, but not that good. But, it’s also not that easy, as they only have to do this once.
A-Rod learned respect from Cal Ripken Jr. If you respect your game, respect your fans, you’ll be successful.
When you have this gorilla and this monkey on your back, you realize that honesty is the only way.
A-Rod doesn’t like being questioned about his future. He’s not a team player but I don’t think he’ll last a whole lot longer.
As a professional athlete, you need to win. If you want to win in life, you’ll need to win in mind first.
And finally, we have the one that is a bit of an outlier, but I think it’s still useful.
Alex Rodriguez is trying to be known as a good person rather than a good baseball player.
I can’t remember where I heard this one but I swear it was Alex Rodriguez saying this. I have an old “A’s Baseball” tape with him on it and this is the only thing I can remember him saying.
Alex Rodriguez was quoted in a Sports Illustrated article this week saying that he used to always dream about being on a baseball card, and that the moment when he sees it is a little bit surreal.
I can’t stand another day of the Yankees being this poor.
20th of 35 Alex Rodriguez Quotes
Alex Rodriguez is a famous person who is an athlete and a baseball player, as well as the captain of the Major League Baseball team, the New York Yankees. He said that you should not be too limited, and you should not think in a limited way.
If you want to do something, if you have the talent, don’t let anybody tell you that you can’t be anything.
Therapy is a good thing for Alex. He can feel better and be healthier. Alex is saying that you need therapy.
The New York Yankees third baseman had it all and went in the wrong direction until he was out of the majors. He kept getting opportunities and now people look at him as a better player.
If you take the time to make improvements to your pitching, you will never pitch 1.000. You will always make errors.
If you believe you can, you can. If you don’t, you’re in the wrong business.
26. If you think that you can make mistakes and then move on to the next day with a clean slate, then you are mistaken. You will always carry the scars and regrets from the past. You need to learn from your mistakes and move on to the next day.
Â If you want to achieve great things, the small things must be well tended to. One must do the small things well to reap the benefit of the big things.
I love it when people put things right in their own words. Alex Rodriguez is smart enough to know that even the best athletes need to work on their craft. I will definitely have to add this one to my list of favorite quotes.
While Alex Rodriguez is not impulsive, he does sometimes act impulsively when it comes to buying clothes.
30th of 35 Alex Rodriguez Quotes
Alex wants to stay focused in the present. He does not want to be obsessed with the past or living in the future.
There’s a huge problem for A-Rod in a sentence like this.
> You should be happy when you don’t have 100M+ in debt.
Alex Rodriguez believes that looks are great, but there are other things that count more.
The best way to describe A-Rod’s offense is that there is no way a pitcher can throw him strikes and expect him to not drive people in.
He is right about crushing, because the crushing can inspire the next generation of players to work even harder to rise to that level.
A-Rod and Jeter have had a pretty strong friendship while they’ve been teammates since 2001, and they’ve had plenty of reasons to be on different sides of the field as opposing players. The Yankees ace will be hoping the new partnership can take that to the next level.
Thanks for checking out this collection of quotes by Alex Rodriguez that I collected while I was in college. And yes, I am a Yankees fan.