It has been discovered that A-Rod has a cyst on his hip and may miss the WBC.

Rodriguez is expected to fly to Colorado on Wednesday to meet with Dr. Marc Phillipon, a hip specialist. This has to be a major concern for the Yankees. Hopefully a cyst is just a cyst, but if it turns out to be more it could spell trouble. . More information as the story unfolds.

In other A-Rod, open mouth insert foot news, Alex says that he wishes Reyes was a teammate. Then later says that he did not mean this as a diss of Jeter. Wow Alex, just don’t talk anymore. He needs the Dallas Cowboy media gag order just to keep him from getting beat up in the locker room.