GEORGETOWN, Guyana – Contesting their first-ever match in CONCACAF Champions League (CCL), the Portland Timbers earned a decisive victory with two goals in each half of a 4-1 win over Guyanese side Alpha United FC on Tuesday night in a CCL Group 5 match at Providence Stadium in Georgetown, Guyana. The tournament-opening result moves the Timbers (1-0-0, 3pts) into first place ... Read More »
NEW YORK – My friend, J.R. Jeter of WKRB 90.3 was recently at CitiField, for Citi Kids. During...
SAN ANTONIO – Soccer for a Cause today unveiled a proposed expansion of the home of the San Antonio ...
NEW YORK - To be eligible for the postseason, players must be with a participating team by midnight ...
Flushing, NY - A certainty about the New York Mets is their young pitching and how they are such va...
QUEENS - CBS has been broadcasting the US Open ever since its inception in 1968 at the West Side Ten...
NEW YORK — Just days after his appointment, Commissioner-in-waiting Rob Manfred is receiving tons of unsolicited advice. Some writers are telling him to dump the DH while others are asking that he make it universal. Late-starting, long-running games, changes to the All-Star Game and postseason play, and even the dreaded salary cap are all back in the conversation. Everyone has ... Read More »
Yesterday August 18th was the anniversary of what would have been Roberto Clemente’s 80th birthday. I happen to be here in Puerto Rico and the sad reality is that very few people, in fact no one that I spoke with knew that it was Clemente’s Birthday. I also did not hear anything on any radio program, or in any of ... Read More »
Puerto Rico beat Argentina 97-87 in the preparatory tournament for the World Championship Games. The National Men’s Basketball Team defeated Argentina on Saturday, 97-87 in a game as preparation for the FIBA World Cup. The meetingwas part of thewarmuptournamentthattakes placein Belgrade,Serbia. José Juan Barea scored 17 points for Puerto Rico, followed by Jorge Bryan Diaz 14. The veteran Luis Scola ... Read More »
Pennsylvania: Puerto Rico Lost 8-5 in the Little League World Series to South Korea. Puerto Rico was winning until the sixth and last inning when South Korea broke open and scored three runs and go ahead in the score. Puerto Rico went into the last inning tied 5-5, in the score. South Korea batting in the top of the sixth ... Read More »
Thank you to all the people who signed the petition to retire Roberto Clemente’s # 21 from Major League Baseball yesterday at Orchard Beach in the Bronx, NY. Also special thanks and congratulations to the volunteers who collected the signatures. One day in the not too distant future you will all be proud to know that you contributed to making ... Read More »
Bronx, NY - Yesterday, Sunday August 17th, Orchard Beach in the Bronx held its second Salsa concert in as many weeks dedicated to the Retire 21 Campaign. Hundreds of Salseros were entertained and danced to the great sounds of Nelson González and his All Stars while volunteers collected signatures for the Retire 21 Campaign. Volunteers also collected signatures in Sound view ... Read More »
Flushing, NY - The third game of the four game series between the New York Mets and the Chicago Cubs on Sunday afternoon was a true pitching duel between starting pitchers Jose Arrieta of the Cubs and Rafael Montero of the Mets. Both right-handers pitched effectively deep into the game. They exited from the contest in the eighth inning. Arrieta ... Read More »
NEW YORK, NY – Latino Sports photographer Daniel Budasoff recently made a trip to Chicago, Illinois so he can cover the Chicago Cubs from Wrigley Field. Despite the Cubs 6-2 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers, Daniel enjoyed his experience. Here’s some of the photos he took, enjoy. Read More »
Queens, NY - Terry Collins was known for being a fiery guy who alienated many of the players he managed during his stints with the Houston Astros and the Anaheim Angels and that’s why many observers were surprised when the Mets hired him to be the team’s skipper four years ago. It turns out that Collins has surprised nearly everyone with ... Read More »