Alex Rodriguez Utilizes Gold Glove Break Wisely, Checks in on Powerhouse Minnesota Timberwolves as Season Takes ‘Golden’ Turn

Published 11/11/2023, 8:43 PM EST

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The MLB rookies had an outstanding season. Multiple players stormed the big stage, making a powerful impact on their teams. It included the New York Yankees‘ Anthony Volpe, who played as a shortstop and checked all the boxes to win the Gold Glove in his rookie season. Volpe’s approach impressed all, including former star shortstop Alex Rodriguez. Confirming the same, Rodriguez was present when the world celebrated Volpe’s achievement, but the Yankees icon’s presence was accompanied by a twist.

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MLB has entered a hiatus, while the NBA season has recently commenced. Given his love for baseball and ownership in two of its teams, Rodriguez’s attention has shifted to the hard court. However, as a baseball player, he had to be present on the big night marking the end of a great season. Alex did just the same, but used his multitasking skills to manage his absence on the hard court.

Alex Rodriguez Swiftly Shifts to Watch Minnesota Timberwolves Shine Again on the Golden Day

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It was not a great end for the Minnesota Timberwolves last season. They lost the playoff battle and moved out of the championship stage. But it did not put Alex Rodriguez‘s moral as an owner down.

The MLB legend focused on the shortcomings and started preparing for the new season. He attended the playoffs game and famously said, “Well, if we want to build the championship team, a championship culture, you have to go out and do your due diligence. You have to go out and study how the greats are doing it.”

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Now, his effort has come alive, with the Timberwolves starting on a firm note, making Rodriguez check on the golden curve, as revealed by him in an Instagram story. Alex watched the NBA game during the break at the dinner table, which showed his passion for the team. Notably, the Timberwolves responded to that with a great start to the season. Amazing! Isn’t it?

Improved Minnesota Timberwolves Start the 2023-24 Season on a High

The previous season was a mixed bag for the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Western Conference team made it to the playoffs but lost big for the championship, breaking the hearts of their faithful, including Alex Rodriguez.

However, the situation looks different for them. The Timberwolves have started the current season on a high. They stand third in the standings with a win-loss record of 6-2, with the latest win coming against the San Antonio Spurs after an engaging battle.

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Although the season has just started, it seems promising for the Wolves. Given that Rodriguez’s dream of a championship win, the run aligns with the same. Will it get fulfilled this year? Only time will tell.

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Written by:

Saurabh Saini

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Saurabh Saini is a senior MLB writer and content analyst for EssentiallySports. Having started as a baseball writer, Saurabh has a sound knowledge of the sport. Even before joining ES, he covered the MLB, NFL, and NHL for his previous organization, SportsKeeda.
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Deepanshi Bajaj

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