A.J. Pierzynski All-Star Controversy


Pierzynski is the guy that all players love to hate, unless you are on his team.  He is the hard-nosed, arrogant, and boisterous starting catcher for the Sox who always finds himself amid controversy.  Whether it is purposely sliding in spikes-up on the base paths, trash-talking during games, or getting punched in the face by opposing players, Pierzynski has built quite the reputation for himself.

Major Leaguers every year vote for the most hated player in the Majors, and A.J. is always near the top of the list.  This year was no different when on June 13th he won the award.  But A.J. doesn’t care what people think of him, he continues to play the game the same way, and continually voices his opinions to the media.  After the All-Star lineup was announced yesterday, Pierzynski was left off the roster even though he leads all catchers in the AL in…

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