Bronx, NY - Joe Girardi returned to Yankee Stadium on Monday afternoon, not even a full day after the 2014 regular season came to a close, for a meeting with the media. His assessment of the 2014 season, still very fresh in his mind, was much easier to make than a prognostication of the upcoming 2015 season. The Yankee skipper ... Read More »
Bronx, NY - Joe Girardi returned to Yankee Stadium on Monday afternoon, not even a full day after th...
Boston - Derek Jeter must have some direct connection to all the positive forces of nature because e...
Flushing, NY – They packed their bags and were ready to go home. At Citi Field Sunday afternoo...
Flushing, NY - Jose Altuve at first was not in the Houston Astros lineup Sunday afternoon at Citi F...
Queens - Being a baby boomer, I admit that I have an affinity for the Seventies. Sure, it’s easy now...
Boston - Derek Jeter must have some direct connection to all the positive forces of nature because everything about him is like a Hollywood ending. Since his rookie season 20 years ago Derek has had many dramatic moments too numerous to mention for this article so I will just mention these few. Remember all the commotion for his 3000th hit, July 9th, ... Read More »
Flushing, NY – They packed their bags and were ready to go home. At Citi Field Sunday afternoon the New York Mets completed a 79-83 season of progress and promise as they go into 2015. And the best way to do it was with a win and finishing the month of September with 15 wins, a second place tie in ... Read More »
Flushing, NY - Jose Altuve at first was not in the Houston Astros lineup Sunday afternoon at Citi Field in the season finale with the New York Mets. And then he was. It became a controversial item on social media because Altuve was in a tight battle with Victor Martinez of the Detroit Tigers for the American League batting title with a ... Read More »
Queens - Being a baby boomer, I admit that I have an affinity for the Seventies. Sure, it’s easy now to make fun of the clothing and knickknacks as the lava lamp and smiley face stickers but they were stylish back in the day anyway. I confess that I try not to miss Sirius XM 7’s Saturday noon replays of the ... Read More »
Picking the winners of baseball awards is usually a task frought with tough choices. But not this year. While the tendency of most writers is to give Most Valuable Player awards to hitters, Clayton Kershaw’s season was too historic to ignore. He’s the choice for National League MVP over Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton, who thrived despite playing in a ... Read More »
Flushing, NY - September 28 was the final day of the regular season. For most baseball fans, the end of each season is a sad day. There are no games to attend in this country, but the sport is a constant topic of discussion during the long months of fall and winter. Sunday, this year, was the final day in the ... Read More »
New York, NY - To show just how far fans will go to “Never Miss a Game,” Kellogg recently surveyed more than 1,000 baseball fans across America*. Results show that the passion for America’s Pastime runs deep, shapes priorities and even leads to some interesting behaviors. Read More »
Today is the last and final game of the 2014 season for the rivals of the American League East, The Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees. This game is going to be played on a day that is uncharacteristic of a late September day in New England. The temperature as of this writing is 82 degrees, that is ... Read More »
Flushing, NY - A larger than usual crowd of 34,886 attended the penultimate game of the 2014 season at Citi Field on Saturday night between the Mets and the Houston Astros. Many of the younger people in attendance were present to watch the post-game concert starring teenage heartthrob Austin Mahone. Whether Mets fans, baseball fans in general or concert goers, ... Read More »