Alex Rodriguez joins Facebook

Updated: April 5, 2012, 10:59 AM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

As the 2012 season begins, New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez is looking to conquer a new platform -- social media. Yes, A-Rod is on Facebook.

"I just felt the time was right," said Rodriguez, who already has 716,000 "likes." "Social media has gotten so big now."

Rodriguez answered questions for ESPNNewYork.com about his new social media project through a representative of his new initiative.

Rodriguez, 36, has recently tried to keep a lower profile and avoid the embarrassing ...

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