Articles by: Rich Mancuso

“Macho” Time: Hector Camacho is a Hall of Famer

“Macho” Time: Hector Camacho is a Hall of Famer

“Macho” Time: Hector Camacho is a Hall of Famer by Rich Mancuso   Hector Camacho Jr. got the call early Wednesday at his home in San Juan Puerto Rico. The oldest son of Hector “Macho” Camacho, and still an active […]

by · December 18, 2015 · Sports
Fordham hires a new football coach, Andrew Breiner

Fordham hires a new football coach, Andrew Breiner

Fordham hires a new football coach By Rich Mancuso It did not take long for Fordham director of athletics Dave Roach to find his next head football coach  with the recent departure of Joe Moorhead who resigned last week to […]

by · December 18, 2015 · Local News, News, Sports
Yankees get younger and Mets with questions

Yankees get younger and Mets with questions

Yankees get younger and Mets with questions by Rich Mancuso Ben Zobrist to the Chicago Cubs earned the New York Mets a failing grade. Starlin Castro coming to the Bronx got the Yankees the “A” in two of the biggest […]

by · December 9, 2015 · Sports
2015 New Era Pinstripe Bowl Pits Duke Blue Devils and Indiana Hoosiers, 12/26

2015 New Era Pinstripe Bowl Pits Duke Blue Devils and Indiana Hoosiers, 12/26

Big 10, ACC Football Clash by Rich Mancuso The 2015 New Era Pinstripe Bowl features Duke University and Indiana University on Saturday, December 26, at Yankee Stadium, with kickoff scheduled for 3:30 p.m. (EST). The Blue Devils and Hoosiers will […]

by · December 7, 2015 · Sports
Here Come the ‘Cityboys’

Here Come the ‘Cityboys’

Here Come the ‘Cityboys’ By Rich Mancuso   They have been playing sandlot football in the Bronx a long time. And for the many ballplayers who have put on the helmets and pads it has been an extension of competing […]

by · November 17, 2015 · Sports, Youth and Children
With Hicks on board, Gardner is trade bait for Yankees

With Hicks on board, Gardner is trade bait for Yankees

With Hicks on board Gardner is trade bait for Yankees By Rich Mancuso   This is pure speculation about the New York Yankees and their plans for outfielder Brett Gardner but he provides an option for the team to improve. […]

by · November 13, 2015 · Sports
Mancuso Sports: Chase Edmonds running his way into Fordham record books

Mancuso Sports: Chase Edmonds running his way into Fordham record books

Chase Edmonds running his way into Fordham record books By Rich Mancuso   An hour or so after his teammates helped finish off Bucknell University, 24-16, up at Rose Hill, Chase Edmonds walked out of the Campus Center early Saturday […]

by · November 9, 2015 · Sports
Collins Mets Contract Extension In One Word: Leader

Collins Mets Contract Extension In One Word: Leader

Collins Mets contract extension and here is why By Rich Mancuso   Forget about that ninth inning Sunday night at Citi Field. Matt Harvey convinced his manager to keep him in there and Terry Collins made a decision that probably […]

by · November 8, 2015 · Sports
Bronx native Monell proud of his Mets teammates World Series run

Bronx native Monell proud of his Mets teammates World Series run

  Bronx native Monell proud of his Mets teammates despite falling short By Rich Mancuso   Sunday evening Johnny Monell watched his New York Mets teammates lose Game 5 of the World Series at his home in Southern New Jersey. […]

by · November 3, 2015 · Sports
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Mancuso: For Mets, The Future Is Now

Like the Royals the Mets got a taste of what could come By Rich Mancuso, TBC Sports Editor   There were no heads bowed in the New York Mets clubhouse a few minutes after their season ended as the Kansas […]

by · November 2, 2015 · Sports
Mancuso: Cold Comfort For Mets Fans

Mancuso: Cold Comfort For Mets Fans

Only comfort is Mets have one more shot Sunday night By Rich Mancuso     They know it is a tough situation. One more loss Sunday night and this marvelous season of New York Mets baseball is over. And it […]

by · November 1, 2015 · Sports