Flushing, NY - The two starting pitchers, Bartolo Colon and Ervin Santana, possess a number of similarities. Both are major league veterans, Colon since 1997 and Santana since 2005. Both are natives of the Dominican Republic. Both have had their ups and downs during their lengthy careers in the majors. Each has pitched superlatively and been chosen to be on an ... Read More »
Flushing, NY (Featured Image: Bill Menzel) - The story of the first two games of a four game set bet...
NEW YORK - On Tuesday, Alberto Pujols of the Los Angeles Angels became the 26th player and third-you...
Bronx, NY - Almost two years ago, I had written an article titled, Yankee Stadium as a Soccer Venue....
NEW YORK – If the New York Mets can get the good pitching, timely hit, defense and bullpen support a...
Bronx, NY (Featured Image: Cesar Diaz) - Officials of the New York Yankees and the New York City FC ...
Flushing, NY- Aaron Harang has found new life in his right pitching arm in his 13th major league season. The 35 year-old signed a one year contract with the Braves on March 24. He pitched for the Cleveland Indians early in Spring Training, but did not remain with the club. He recalled, “I worked that hard all off-season, hoping a ... Read More »
NEW YORK – Ike Davis is no longer a New York Met and it is time to move on. Prior to their game against the Atlanta Braves Friday evening at Citi Field, Davis was traded to the Pittsburgh Pirates for right-handed relief pitcher Zack Thornton and a player to be named later. The significance is the Mets no longer have ... Read More »
NEW YORK – Just two weeks into the season and the 2014 MLB preseason predictions are already wrong. Neither the Washington Nationals nor the Los Angeles Dodgers are invincible. The Milwaukee Brewers, led by a revived Ryan Braun, have meshed into the cream of the National League. Masahiro Tanaka is the real deal. And the injury-riddled Atlanta Braves still have ... Read More »
New York (Image Credit: Bill Menzel) - Over the .500 mark after a successful three-city road trip, their first one of the young season, now, it is time for the New York Mets to continue that success at home with the start of a 10-game home stand at Citi Field Friday night. Yes, it is time for the Mets to ... Read More »
Bronx, NY - Latino Sports photographer Daniel Budasoff covered Wednesday night’s game between the New York Yankees and the Chicago Cubs at Yankee Stadium. The Bronx Bombers prevailed 2-0 over the Cubs in front of 40,073 spectators. NEW YORK YANKEES NOTES • The Yankees went 6-3 on their now-completed nine-game homestand, sweeping a series for the first time in 2014…are 2-0 ... Read More »
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NELSON MANDELA HONORED WITH PLAQUE IN MONUMENT PARK TO COMMEMORATE HIS JUNE 21, 1990, VISIT TO YANKEE STADIUM
Bronx, NY - The New York Yankees tonight honored Nelson Mandela yesterday with a plaque in Yankee Stadium’s Monument Park. The dedication took place as part of Jackie Robinson Day pregame ceremonies, which were held yesterday due to Tuesday’s rainout. The plaque celebrates the life of the former South African leader and commemorates his June 21, 1990, Yankee Stadium visit and ... Read More »
HARRISON, NJ (Credit: Rob Tringali/New York Red Bulls) – Goals from Thierry Henry and Lloyd Sam helped give the New York Red Bulls their first win of the 2014 MLS regular season in a 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia Union at Red Bull Arena Wednesday evening. New York (1-2-4, 7 pts.) went ahead 2-0 before going down to 10 men in the ... Read More »
Bronx, NY (Featured Image: Bill Menzel) - On Wednesday, Latino Sports Photographer Bill Menzel was at Yankee Stadium for the first game between the Chicago Cubs and New York Yankees. Playing his second game in the Bronx, Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka had a brilliant 10-strikeout performance in eight innings of work as he led the Bronx Bombers to a 3-0 win ... Read More »