Yankees fan, 85, thumbs nose at A-Rod in her obituary

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er was a lifelong Yankees fan.She was a big enough fan, in fact, that the 85-year-old grandmother from New Jersey who died last week made that fact known in her obituary in the Star-Ledger. MORE: 50 best players in the 2015 postseason | Ranking the AL postseason pitching staffsAnd even as her beloved team was about to return to the postseason for the first time since 2012, she also wanted it known to all that there was one notable exception to her allegiance to the Bombers, a guy, it should be noted, who has 33 homers and 88 RBIs this season. So while many Yankees fans have forgiven A-Rod, one went to her grave as a non-fan.