On May 9, 2017 Alex Rodriguez accepted his first Sports Emmy Award alongside his Fox colleagues, Kevin Burkhardt, Frank Thomas, Pete Rose (not pictured), and producers Bardia Shah- Rais, Tom Verducci, and John Entz. “MLB on FOX: The Postseason” won for Outstanding Studio Show.

Alex was quoted, “We have a special group in front of and behind the camera. Hopefully, it shows on the air. Thank you for letting me be a part of this incredible team,” after their win.