Bronx, NY – For the eighth consecutive game, the Yankees on Wednesday night did not score more than three runs. Their much discussed lack of hitting did not prevent them from defeating the Toronto Blue Jays in the first game of the Yankees final homestand of the 2014 season. The win was an exciting surprise for the 34,729 fans present. ... Read More »
Bronx, NY – For the eighth consecutive game, the Yankees on Wednesday night did not score more...
New York, NY – Today, at an event in New York City, Major League Soccer unveiled its new brand ident...
Flushing, NY - On one side for the New York Mets at Citi Field Wednesday night was their struggling ...
Bronx, NY - The soccer stadium project proposed early in the year for the new Manchester City Footba...
Flushing, NY - On Monday night, a most recognizable former Met, Ed Kranepool, was seated in front of...
New York, NY – Today, at an event in New York City, Major League Soccer unveiled its new brand identity and MLS Crest. A seminal moment in League history, the announcement caps off a near two year journey that has seen MLS scale new heights in its goal of becoming one of the world’s elite sports leagues by 2022. “We have ... Read More »
Flushing, NY - On one side for the New York Mets at Citi Field Wednesday night was their struggling right-hande Dillon Gee. And for the Miami Marlins there is right-hander Henderson Alvarez who opposed New York for the sixth time this season and got his third win against them this season. Two pitchers going in opposite directions in the final games ... Read More »
Bronx, NY - The soccer stadium project proposed early in the year for the new Manchester City Football Club’s home in the South Bronx became an instant hot topic in the community that had leaders and activist talking and acting. It might have been January, but the meetings and conversations taking place in the community around the proposed soccer stadium were ... Read More »
Flushing, NY - On Monday night, a most recognizable former Met, Ed Kranepool, was seated in front of the Citi Field Rotunda. He was greeting fans in a most pleasant manner and signing eagerly desired autographs. The former first sacker, who joined the Mets in 1962 at the age of 17, was not at the ballpark to earn a big paycheck, ... Read More »
HUNTSVILLE, AL – Though reporting tonight from the birthplace of Braves closer Craig Kimbrel, there’s little doubt that two players whose surnames start the alphabet are weaving terrific individual tales. Jose Altuve, the diminutive second baseman of the Houston Astros, is not only going to win the American League batting crown but also has broken the club hits record held ... Read More »
Flushing, NY - Yes, it is September and a time when the New York Mets are putting a plan together to be in contention this time next season. One of the priorities is to determine who will be starting at shortstop a year from now and Wilmer Flores may be the answer. Flores has been getting the starts at short ... Read More »
NEW YORK - Every September MLB presents the Roberto Clemente Award to a player whose on and off the field conduct and contributions live up to the humanitarian reputation of the Hall of Fame individual who the award is named for. The most recent and very well-deserved recipient of the award last season was Carlos Beltrán. The honor was especially meaningful ... Read More »
NEW YORK - In 1966, a memorable Western film was released in theaters with a rather interesting title: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. For avid baseball fans that grew up in the 1970’s, former All-Star pitcher and ’71 World Series champion, Dock Ellis was synonymous with ‘Black Power,’ and his outspokenness on racial inequalities. He was a flamboyant dresser ... Read More »
CHESTER, Pennsylvania - Seattle Sounders FC forward Clint Dempsey scored the game-winning goal in the first 15-minute overtime as Seattle defeated fellow Major League Soccer side Philadelphia Union 3-1 to win its fourth Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Final over the past six years. A crowd of 15,256 was on hand at PPL Park. Seattle previously won three straight from 2009-11 during the ... Read More »