A-Rod's Highs and Lows: The complicated career of Alex Rodriguez in photos

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Photograph By AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez

After A-Rod's brutal ALDS in 2005 (.133 average with no homers or RBIs in a five-game defeat to the Angels) and a rough start to his October in 2006, skipper Joe Torre raises eyebrows by dropping A-Rod to the eighth spot in the lineup for Game 4 of the ALDS. It doesn't help. A-Rod goes 0-for-3 in an 8-3 Tigers win, sealing a series sweep. A-Rod finishes the series hitting .071, again without any home runs or RBIs.