NEW YORK – Six weeks of calisthenics, workouts, and exhibition games are supposed to make ballplayers ready to play. But recalcitrant hamstrings have other ideas. Mark Teixeira (Yankees) and Jose Reyes (Blue Jays) were among the former All-Stars sidelined during the first week when their hamstrings acted up. All have been in the same boat before but that didn’t make ... Read More »
Flushing, NY - The two starting pitchers, Bartolo Colon and Ervin Santana, possess a number of simil...
Flushing, NY- Aaron Harang has found new life in his right pitching arm in his 13th major league sea...
NEW YORK – Ike Davis is no longer a New York Met and it is time to move on. Prior to their game agai...
NEW YORK – Just two weeks into the season and the 2014 MLB preseason predictions are already w...
New York (Image Credit: Bill Menzel) - Over the .500 mark after a successful three-city road trip, t...
Bronx, NY - Latino Sports photographer Daniel Budasoff covered Saturday’s game between the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium. The Bronx Bombers prevailed 7-4 over their most-bitter rivals in front of 48,572 spectators. For full recap of the game, click here. Read More »
Bronx, NY (Featured Image: Bill Menzel) - In a reversal of the circumstances of the previous night’s contest at Yankee Stadium, five Yankee four baggers drove in each of their seven runs and ensured them a Saturday matinee victory over the Boston Red Sox. The good feeling of sitting under blue skies and mild temperatures in the 60’s was increased ... Read More »
WASHINGTON D.C. – Despite a dominating second half performance, the New York Red Bulls fell to D.C. United, 1-0, on Saturday night at RFK Stadium. New York’s four-match unbeaten streak snapped with the defeat and the Red Bulls are now on 4 points off a 0-2-4 record. United took the lead in the fourth minute. Fabian Espindola’s corner kick was ... Read More »
Yankee Stadium, the Bronx - Questions about the New York Yankees pitching rotation were pushed aside for at least a day, as the Bronx Bomber’s offense pelted five home runs in a 7-4 win against the visiting Boston Red Sox on Saturday afternoon. Boston starter John Lackey [2-1] continued his struggles at Yankee Stadium, allowing six earned runs off 10 hits ... Read More »
Bronx, NY - Carlos Beltran always wanted to play for the New York Yankees. Now that he is a Yankee, Carlos seems to be feeling quite at home early in the season. The Yankee’s home opening series was against the Baltimore Orioles. In that series Carlos felt right at home hitting his first home run (it had to be at the ... Read More »
Yankee Stadium, the Bronx- The one obvious similarity going into Friday night’s game between the New York Yankees and the visiting Boston Red Sox was that neither team had yet found its groove early on in this new season. With two left-handed pitchers in CC Sabathia and Jon Lester on the mound for their respective teams, it appeared that no ... Read More »
Brooklyn, NY - We are at the point in the NBA season where teams have solidified their playoff position. Some teams are trying to improve their spot, while others are hanging on to faint hopes. Such is the story of the four teams that took to the floor friday night. The Brooklyn Nets hosted the Atlanta Hawks at Barclays Center while ... Read More »
Playing the New York Mets is more than a game for the Atlanta Braves. It’s a health hazard. The latest tomahawk to go limp was Andrelton Simmons, the superlative shortstop from Curacao. He suffered a jammed wrist Wednesday when Mets catcher Travis d’Arnaud ignored the new rule against blocking the plate. Backup Roberto Pena couldn’t turn a double-play that seemed ... Read More »
Yankee Stadium, the Bronx (Featured Image: Daniel Budasoff) - The Boston Red Sox have it made it clear that the American League East no longer belongs solely to the New York Yankees. They put an exclamation mark on it when the Pinstripes failed to make the playoffs last season, while the Red Sox took the World Series. As far as ... Read More »