Articles by: Rich Mancuso

Book Review: Down on The Korner

Book Review: Down on The Korner

 “Down on The Korner”:  We know more now about Ralph Kiner and the broadcast By Rich Mancuso The post-game broadcast after a baseball game has come a long way with graphics, analysis that, at times, makes one wonder is this […]

by · May 11, 2016 · Sports
Lady Bombers on the field and playing game the right way

Lady Bombers on the field and playing game the right way

Lady Bombers on the field and playing game the right way By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor At the end of Balcom Avenue and across the street from the Throgs Neck Housing complex Ferry Point Park is the home of the […]

by · May 9, 2016 · Sports, Women, Youth and Children
Rivera home run for Mets could pave way for more playing time

Rivera home run for Mets could pave way for more playing time

Rivera home run for Mets could pave way for more playing time Rich Mancuso Flushing, NY:   Kevin Plawecki has started every game for the New York Mets when catcher Travis d’Arnaud went on the disabled list last week with a […]

by · May 5, 2016 · Sports
Keeping It In The Ring: TOP RANK RETURNS TO MADISON SQUARE GARDEN WITH VERDEJO

Keeping It In The Ring: TOP RANK RETURNS TO MADISON SQUARE GARDEN WITH VERDEJO

Verdejo ready for another Garden New York event: Will there be a knockout? By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor TOP RANK RETURNS TO MADISON SQUARE GARDEN WITH VERDEJO:  Bob Arum was back at Madison Square Garden Thursday afternoon and without Miguel […]

by · May 1, 2016 · Sports
Giants’ Angel Pagan: His passion for boxing and knew the Mets would be where they are

Giants’ Angel Pagan: His passion for boxing and knew the Mets would be where they are

Giants’ Angel Pagan: His passion for boxing and knew the Mets would be where they are By Rich Mancuso Angel Pagan returned to Citi Field Friday night again on the opposite side with the San Francisco Giants but his passion […]

by · May 1, 2016 · Sports
CitiField: Mets Home Field

With Cespedes Injured: The Mets are fine with Conforto and Walker

With Cespedes Injured: The Mets are fine with Conforto and Walker   By Rich Mancuso   It is the other names, Neil Walker and Michael Conforto that have quickly done the job for the New York Mets this past week, […]

by · April 29, 2016 · Sports
The home run ball powered Mets to Another Win

The home run ball powered Mets to Another Win

The home run ball powered Mets to Another Win By Rich Mancuso   Noah Syndergaard ,the right hander who has adapted into a strikeout artist for the New York Mets admitted Monday night that he did not have his best […]

by · April 29, 2016 · Sports
Rams’ MBB Coach Neubauer Signs Contract Extension

Rams’ MBB Coach Neubauer Signs Contract Extension

Fordham Head Men’s Basketball Coach Jeff Neubauer Receives Contract Extension Neubauer contract extended through 2020-2021 season Fordham University head men’s basketball coach Jeff Neubauer has agreed to a contract extension Dave Roach, director of athletics, announced today. The extension will run […]

by · April 24, 2016 · Sports
FordhamMen’s Basketball Signs Three to Letter of Intent

FordhamMen’s Basketball Signs Three to Letter of Intent

News From Fordham University Athletic Department  Men’s Basketball Signs Three to Letter of Intent with Fordham University   Perris Hicks, Chuba Ohams and Papi Ndaiye to join Rams in 2016-2017   Fordham University men’s basketball head coach Jeff Neubauer announced […]

by · April 21, 2016 · Sports
Keep It In The Ring: Like Father, Like Son — Champions

Keep It In The Ring: Like Father, Like Son — Champions

Like his father, Joseph Negron is also a champion By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor   His father Ray Negron was at ringside with actor Danny Aiello at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn Tuesday evening and Joseph “Flaco” Negron went to […]

by · April 21, 2016 · Sports
More Missed Opportunities for Yankees in Loss to Mariners

More Missed Opportunities for Yankees in Loss to Mariners

More Missed Opportunities for Yankees in Loss to Mariners By Rich Mancuso You can say that it is still early and ten games into the season does not make or break a long baseball campaign. But in the Bronx again […]

by · April 17, 2016 · Sports
Hey Mets fans, Now Is Not The Time To Panic

Hey Mets fans, Now Is Not The Time To Panic

Panic was not a word for the Mets but the win was urgent   By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor   Terry Collins went to his closer for a five-out save in the eighth inning at Citi Field Wednesday afternoon. Jeurys […]

by · April 15, 2016 · Sports
David Villa, NYCFC

More Frustration for New York City FC at Home

More Frustration for NYCFC at Home   By Rich Mancuso, Sports Editor   Patrick Vieira the first year coach of New York City FC said Sunday night at Yankee Stadium that his team is playing better but after a scoreless […]

by · April 12, 2016 · Sports, Uncategorized
Manny Pacquiao vs Timothy Bradley. Photo credit: HBO Boxing

Keep It In The Ring: Manny Pacquiao Will Fight Again

Bet on this: Manny Pacquiao fights again   By Rich Mancuso, Sports Editor   “It’s hard to say because I am not there yet.” Those were the words from Manny Pacquiao Saturday night in Las Vegas when asked if that […]

by · April 12, 2016 · Sports
CitiField: Mets Home Field

Mets Home Opener: New Faces, Newfound Success

Mets and new faces come home to 2016 with success By Rich Mancuso, Sports Editor   On a cold and windy Citi Field, the New York Mets 2016 World Series title quest began in earnest with the raising of the […]

by · April 12, 2016 · Sports