Palladino: By Splitting Town, A-Rod Blew Whatever Chance He Had With Public
By Ernie Palladino
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The deeper the mess surrounding Alex Rodriguez goes, the worse it becomes.
Put in other terms: same garbage, different day.
Oh, it all comes in a new package, of course. That always changes with A-Rod because, let’s face it, you can’t keep dishing out the same malarkey over and over again and expect people to keep on believing. Ya gotta change it up a bit now and then.
On Thursday, he just skipped town, which was a first. He’s obfuscated before, ducked questions before, and answered probes in defiance of both his detractors and common sense. But never had he refused to show up at a legal hearing until he learned baseball’s commissioner, Bud Selig, was not going to pop by the witness stand to offer another bit in his supposed mound of evidence.
In fact, Selig’s absence made that…
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