Diminishing Returns on a Yankees Investment

By ROB NEYER Rob Neyer is SB Nation’s national baseball editor and the author or coauthor of six books about baseball.

Even after all the hype over all the years, it’s difficult to overstate the brilliance of Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez. At 36, he’s the career leader among third basemen with 112.5 Wins Above Replacement (a measure that considers a player’s...

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