A-Rod neck-and-neck with Iron Horse

Swisher's winner? AL East lead? Sidebars! Alex's record-tying slam trumps all

Updated: June 13, 2012, 3:39 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

ATLANTA -- From what we know of both, it's hard to imagine two more different men than Alex Rodriguez and Lou Gehrig.

From all accounts, Gehrig was shy, modest, hated parties, shunned the spotlight and lived with his parents until he was 31 years old, when he married Eleanor Twitchell, his first serious romantic involvement.

A-Rod, of course, is A-Rod. If you need any more details than that, you need to get out a little bit, or at least leaf through a gossip mag in the ...

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