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 »
Bronx, NY - A beautiful pitching duel between two rookie starters, Nick Martinez of the Texas Ranger...
DETROIT - Detroit-based photographer Lisa Luevanos is a Detroit Tigers fan. Last weekend, Lisa cover...
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...
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 »
Yankee legends will be remembered every time people walk down River Avenue in the Bronx. Yes, you wont be able to forget several of these Yankee greats as murals of several of them are being painted on the storefront gates for all to see. There might be one non-Yankee painted and that is of Roberto Clemente. There is a very ... Read More »
New York, NY – Citigroup executive Samuel A. Brooks has been elected Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Dominican Republic Sports & Education Academy (DRSEA), effective immediately, the Board announced today. The mission of the DRSEA is to educate young and gifted student athletes in the Dominican Republic, develop their baseball skills, and give them the tools to ... Read More »
NEW YORK - When it comes to Floyd Mayweather Jr. there is never a dull moment. So, of course the richest athlete in sports, and because of a lucrative deal with CBS and their Showtime subsidiary, the fourth of a sixth fight deal means a four-day and five city cross country press tour. And this is not Manny Pacquiao as the ... Read More »
MINNEAPOLIS - As players and fans arrive in the Twin Cities in advance of tonight’s Home Run Derby and tomorrow’s All-Star Game, some related enterprises are already in full swing. FanFest is the best case in point. The annual extravaganza, best described as an indoor baseball carnival with cards, interactive displays, and celebrity autograph sessions, the 2014 edition is a ... Read More »
New York, NY - After a month of exciting soccer matches, the 2014 FIFA World Cup concluded. When the final whistle blew, Germany reigned supreme as they defeated Argentina 1-0 in extra time. With the championship taking place from the legendary Maracanã at Rio de Janeiro, fans worldwide were treated to a contest where both sides where neither side was able to produce ... Read More »
Flushing, NY - And now the all-star break for baseball and the New York Mets. Though, when the Mets left Citi Field Sunday afternoon for their four-day hiatus and ended the first half with momentum with a three-game sweep over the Marlins, there was that consensus in their clubhouse: Let’s get some rest and continue to win. The task after an ... Read More »
NEW YORK - Carmelo Anthony seemed pretty optimistic that he would be returning to the Knicks when I saw him in May at ESPN’s annual programming preview for advertisers and the print media known as the Upfront. “We’re working on it!” he said with his trademark smile. Clearly the Knicks had the negotiating advantage over other NBA clubs of being able ... Read More »