Yankees' Alex Rodriguez becomes young...

Yankees' Alex Rodriguez becomes youngest player to hit 600 home runs

There are 3 comments on the The York Daily Record story from Aug 4, 2010, titled Yankees' Alex Rodriguez becomes youngest player to hit 600 home runs. In it, The York Daily Record reports that:

Alex Rodriguez became the youngest player to hit 600 home runs Wednesday, reaching the milestone after a 12-game drought - and exactly three years to the day after his 500th homer - with a drive off Toronto's Shaun Marcum in the first inning at Yankee Stadium.

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Steven C Johnson

Olyphant, PA

#1 Aug 4, 2010
How many were hit because of steroid and HGH use?

He and Bonds are high on the list of career homers because they CHEATED!

Mays, Aaron, Ruth and Frank Robinson did it the right way and they have the satisfaction of knowing they did it on natural talent. A-Rod knows he cheated and doesn't deserve the accolades the others on that list are accorded. What an empty feeling A-Rod must have...there is no glory or satisfaction or even a feeling of accomplishment in reaching a goal if you cheated to get there.
Cheating Baaaastard

Glen Rock, PA

#2 Aug 4, 2010
This man is a cheater and they should not be celebrating this milestone. He is not a hero but a shame. Oh yeah Steve what about Griffey!! You failed to mention the greatest natural longball hitter of my generation.
Steven C Johnson

Olyphant, PA

#3 Aug 5, 2010
Not mentioning Griffey was an oversight...I wasn't trying to be all inclusive, just make a point.
You might notice I didn't mention Mantle, Greenberg, Williams or Gehrig or 30 other guys who did it the right way either.

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