Alex Rodriguez Rises From the Ashes Feb20

Alex Rodriguez Rises...

It seems like it was only yesterday when Alex Rodriguez was coming off a one year suspension from baseball. During a year plus window A-Rod started multiple lawsuits against his team, major league baseball and others, while trying to cope and deal with assorted injuries and an aging body. But...

Pete Rose: A Hall of Fame Gambling Addict and Narcissist Mar11

Pete Rose: A Hall of...

At 72 years old Pete Rose banned for life from baseball spends his time signing autographs and talking to anyone who will listen. He is a man who for the last 25 years has been on the outside looking in while chasing a buck at baseball memorabilia functions; much in the same manner he played...

Alex Rodriguez: Psychologically and Legally Checkmated-UPDATED Jan12

Alex Rodriguez: Psyc...

The wait is over Alex Rodriguez has been suspended for an unprecedented full season. What Rodriquez does next will tell us a lot about A-Rod’s state of mind.  But my best guess is that he has not learned a thing from all that has gone down. A-Rod has displayed a predictive pattern of having...

Alex Rodriguez: Beyond The Hysteria Nov22

Alex Rodriguez: Beyo...

Alex Rodriguez is a man who is under a great deal of pressure and it was on display when he stormed  out of the his arbitration hearing while at the same time expletively expressing his feelings towards Major League Baseball’s representatives. By bringing his case to the court of public...

Alex Rodriguez-Beyond The Legal Defense A Psychological One Oct04

Alex Rodriguez-Beyon...

We have now gotten the news that Alex Rodriguez is suing Major League Baseball for their house, home and first born in the continuing saga that has two titans pitted against each other with each one accusing the other of lying and much more. That either side or both per chance is lying should...

Psychology of Sports Weekly Digest Aug11

Psychology of Sports...

It was an active week. Just in case you missed anything…. 1-Alex Rodriguez- From Perpetrator To Victim What He Has To Do http://psychologyofsports.com/2013/08/05/alex-rodriquez-from-perpetrator-to-victim-what-he-has-to-do/ 2-Alex Rodriguez-Why The Truth Is an Over-valued Concept...

Bud Selig The A-Rod Dragon Slayer-What People Will Do When Their Legacies Are At Stake Aug11

Bud Selig The A-Rod ...

Somewhere not too deeply embedded in the struggle between Alex Rodriguez and Major League Baseball is Bud Selig’s concern about how his tenure as Commissioner of the game is to be viewed. There is no doubt that Selig who approaches his last years on the job has an eye on how his tenure at the...

Alex Rodriguez From Perpetrator To Victim-What He Has To Do Aug05

Alex Rodriguez From ...

The wait is over and Alex Rodriguez has been suspended and the sporting world has reacted. What Rodriquez does next will tell us much about the place he is in psychologically. In that regard the best predictor of future behavior is past behavior–so my best guess is that we can expect...

Alex Rodriguez-Why The Truth Is An Overvalued Concept Aug01

Alex Rodriguez-Why T...

First let me start by saying that the truth and honesty are both over-valued concepts.  The reason that I say this is that people lie and cheat all the time-in fact it is a statistical daily occurrence!  So it is not a matter if you cheat or lie rather –it is where, when and how you...