Flushing, NY- Outstanding pitching and timely hitting by Cincinnati Reds starter Alfredo Simon stopped the Mets from achieving a win on Sunday afternoon, thus preventing them from a series sweep in their 2-1 loss. To read the recap, click here. In the meantime, enjoy the pictures photographer Daniel Budasoff took from Citi Field. Read More »
New York, NY - Several days ago, Wendy Lewis, Senior VP of Diversity & Strategic Alliances for M...
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Yankee Stadium, the Bronx (Featured Image: Bill Menzel) - Strong starting pitching, timely hitting, ...
Bronx, NY - Latino Sports photographer Bill Menzel covered Sunday’s game between the New York Yankee...
Flushing, NY - Brayan Peña wanted to extend his stay with the Detroit Tigers last year. However, free agency took him to Cincinnati as the Reds were in need of a good and veteran backup catcher. Peña, though, has started in four of the Reds six games. His role has become more important now with Devin Mesoraco rehabbing with an oblique ... Read More »
FLUSHING – This afternoon as I was waiting to hear the widely known catchphrase, ‘Play Ball’ shrieked across the Mets public-address system by a long-time Mets season ticket holder, I perused over the 25-man roster listed at the bottom of the scorecard. Yes, the Mets won the first two games against the Reds to earn their first series win but ... Read More »
Flushing, NY - Colin Jost, who succeeded Seth Meyers at the “Saturday Night Live Weekend Update” desk, quipped, “Monday was Opening Day for baseball and a reopening of old wounds for Mets fans!” As angry as Mets fans had to have been on Monday watching their heroes fail to hold a one-run lead with two outs in the ninth inning, ... Read More »
Flushing, NY- Outstanding pitching and timely hitting by Cincinnati Reds starter Alfredo Simon stopped the Mets from achieving a win on Sunday afternoon, thus preventing them from a series sweep in their 2-1 loss. The native of the Dominican Republic had not started a regular season game in the majors since September 28, 2011, when with Baltimore. Since that start, ... Read More »
El Barrio, New York - With the 4-0 Yankees loss to Toronto, the positive part of the event was the performance of Michael Pineda as the 5th starter. Thus the five-man rotation went through its first go-around with a 2-3 won-lost record. RHP Micahel Pineda’s, in his Yankees debut, allowed just 1ER in 6.0IP in taking the loss (5H, 0BB, ... Read More »
By German Claudio Jr. ARLINGTON, Texas – AT&T Stadium set the grand stage for this year’s Final Four match-up between the underdog No. 7 Connecticut Huskies versus the favorite No. 1 Florida Gators. On this day, the underdog team won 63-53. These two teams faced off in late-December at Storrs, Connecticut where senior guard Shabazz Napier (12 points, 3 rebounds, 6 ... Read More »
Flushing, NY (Featured Image: Bill Menzel) - One day after Lucas Duda, the newly designated first baseman for the Mets, was the home run hero in the first 2014 victory for the club, Ike Davis, the deposed first sacker for the club, was the hero of the team’s second win with a walk-off, pinch hit, grand slam home run. In ... Read More »
MONTREAL, QC (Featured Image: Bill Menzel) – After conceding a fifth minute goal, Red Bulls midfielder Jonny Steele and forward Peguy Luyindula responded with first half tallies as New York (0-1-4, 4 pts.) earned a 2-2 tie on the road against the Montreal Impact (0-3-2, 2 pts.) at Olympic Stadium Saturday afternoon and extended their unbeaten MLS run to four. The ... Read More »
DETROIT (Featured Image: Lisa Luevanos) - On Friday, Miguel Cabrera hit his 2,000th career hit in a 10-4 win over the Baltimore Orioles. As a result, Cabrera is the ninth player shy of his 31st birthday to reach 2,000 hits. The others to accomplish that feat are Ty Cobb, Rogers Hornsby, Mel Ott, Hank Aaron, Joe Medwick, Jimmie Foxx, Robin Yount and Alex ... Read More »