Brooklyn, NY - In front of a modest 5,429 crowd at MCU Park, the Brooklyn Cyclones wore special themed jerseys in honor of the Fire Department of New York (FDNY). Unfortunately for fans in attendance, Brooklyn lost 12-7 to the Pittsburgh Pirates affiliated team, the Jamestown Jammers in 15 innings on Friday night. Down 7-6, Cyclones second baseman William Fulmer game-tying home run ... Read More »
New York, NY - Congratulations to Puerto Rico’s own Charlie Montoyo as he became the Durham Bu...
Bronx, NY - The many on-the-field accomplishments of New York Yankee rookie Dellin Betances has earn...
Bronx, NY - While Yankee Stadium, the iconic ballpark on 161st Street is the showplace of the commun...
Bronx, NY - This past weekend, Latino Sports photographer Daniel Budasoff was at Yankee Stadium cove...
Bronx, NY - The Yanks won their third straight over the Cincinnati Reds in an exciting manner as the...
Brooklyn, NY - In baseball, one of the most painful experience any fan has to endure is when his/her team’s 5-run lead evaporates into a 2-run loss. Unfortunately for the 5,686 fans who attended Thursday night’s game, the Brooklyn Cyclones fell to the Pittsburgh Pirates affiliated team, the Jamestown Jammers 8-6 in 10 innings. After building a 5-0 lead after two innings, the ... Read More »
Brooklyn, NY – After 12 seasons of covering the New York Mets, I finally decided to embark (I’m a bit embarrassed to say this) on my very first visit to MCU Park, the home of the Brooklyn Cyclones, a Class-A Short Season affiliate of the ‘Amazins.’ And yet, an inquisitive thought came immediately to my mind as I was preparing ... Read More »
Bronx, NY – This Saturday, July 19, Derek Jeter’s image will take its place alongside Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig on a storefront gate on River Avenue. NYC muralist, Lexi Bella, will add the spirit of The Captain to the images of the other two Yankee icons, which were painted earlier in the week. Fairgoers will be able to watch ... Read More »
New York, NY - Cappie Pondexter banked in a jumper with 0.4 seconds left to give the New York Liberty a thrilling 77-75 win over the Atlanta Dream on Wednesday afternoon at Madison Square Garden. The Liberty improve to 8-13 on the season, and this is could be the start of something, as they Dream are the best in the Eastern ... Read More »
CHICAGO - The U.S. Men’s National Team won Best Moment at the ESPYs this evening for its 2-1 victory against Ghana in the team’s opening group match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Natal, Brazil. U.S. MNT defender John Brooks scored the game-winning goal in the 86th minute to give the U.S. the dramatic victory after a hard-fought match ... Read More »
CHESTER, PA – Bradley Wright-Phillips scored his league-leading 16th goal of the season on Wednesday night at PPL Park, but it wasn’t enough as the New York Red Bulls fell 3-1 to the Philadelphia Union. With the loss, the Red Bulls had their five-game unbeaten streak snapped and moved to 5-6-8 (23 pts.) while the Union improved to 5-8-7 (22 ... Read More »
San Juan, Puerto Rico – World Wrestling League (WWL) president, Richard Negrín, announced from the Super Channel 33 TV studios in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, the launch of the program: “Ídolos del Ring”, in this channel and all its substation in the United States, Dominican View. The program will begin on Saturday, July 19 (every Saturday), at 12:00 p.m (noon). ... Read More »
MINNEAPOLIS - Win or lose, the 85th All-Star Game belonged to Derek Jeter. The 40-year-old captain of the New York Yankees, in his final season, dove to his left to snag a drive by National League leadoff man Andruw McCutchen in the first inning but failed to make a strong enough throw to beat the fleet Pittsburgh centerfielder. The reigning ... Read More »
MINNEAPOLIS – First, they pilfered the two best pitchers in Chicago Cubs livery. Then they celebrated the second straight Home Run Derby triumph of Cuban slugger Yoenis Cespedes. But the Oakland A’s shouldn’t assume the baseball gods are looking at them in a good light. Quite the contrary, in fact. Billy Beane, usually an astute general manager, defied the ex-Cub ... Read More »