Alexander Emmanuel Rodriguez (born July 27, 1975), nicknamed "A-Rod", is a Dominican-American former professional baseball shortstop and third baseman.
He played 22 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Seattle Mariners, Texas Rangers, and New York Yankees.
He is a 14-time All-Star and won three American League (AL) Most Valuable Player (MVP) Awards, ten Silver Slugger Awards, and two Gold Glove Awards.
Rodríguez is the career record holder for grand slams with 25.
His mother died in 1837 when he was 15, and around the same time, he left school to enter the Nikolayev Military Engineering Institute.
After graduating, he worked as an engineer and briefly enjoyed a lavish lifestyle, translating books to earn extra money.
It's been a nice ride, but all things eventually come to an end.
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Q: Myles siding in Wyoming is named after a CNW employee, could you tell me his first name?
The C&NW held on to lines north of Green Bay till it was purchased by the Wisconsin Central in 1997 from the Union Pacific. Ralph Q: I have letter written sometime during or just after the Civil War. Steve A: Mendota to Shakopee is the 2nd oldest CNW line in Minnesota (behind Winona-Rochester). I have a date of November 10th, 1865 for the start of service between Mendota and Shakopee.
It mentions seeing the train arrive at the station in Shakopee MN. I know the Milwaukee Road also served Shakopee, but I'd guess the Omaha Rd predecessor (St. It was called the Minnesota Valley, but soon changed its name to the St Paul and Sioux City.
His 1864 novella Notes from Underground is considered to be one of the first works of existentialist literature.
Born in Moscow in 1821, Dostoyevsky was introduced to literature at an early age through fairy tales and legends, and through books by Russian and foreign authors.