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Dellin Betances Knows His Caps

By Luis Vazquez It’s a hot day in the heart of New York City. Thirty-fourth street and seventh avenue to be exact but inside the Modell’s on the corner, its air-conditioned and well-stocked with jerseys, shirts and caps. In particular […]

by · August 20, 2017 · Sports
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Sweep Of Mets Is Momentum For Yankees

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor This was a subway series again for New York baseball and the fans. More meaningful for the Yankees with their eyes on a division title as they head to Boston for another three game showdown […]

by · August 20, 2017 · Sports
Granderson Provides Leadership in Subway Series, Mets Still Lose

Granderson Provides Leadership in Subway Series, Mets Still Lose

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Ways to describe two games in the Bronx with this Subway Series, well only one and that is compelling. One story line after another that continued Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium included another sour point for […]

by · August 16, 2017 · Sports
Liberty Hand Sparks Their Pink Slip

Liberty Hand Sparks Their Pink Slip

The Liberty ended the 1st half with their longest run of the season, 20-0. Liberty beat the L.A. Sparks, 83-69.

by · August 14, 2017 · Sports
This week, the American Dairy Association visited the Melrose Playground with their "Got Milk" campaign.

“Got Milk” Campaign HR Derby

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Wednesday afternoon in the Bronx the American Dairy Association visited the Melrose Playground with their “Got Milk” campaign. The youngsters participating in the event enjoyed the home run derby and meeting former NY Yankees slugger Cecil […]

by · August 11, 2017 · Sports
Former NY Mets player  Jay Bruce. Credit: Twitter

Mets Let Bruce Loose

By William Coppola This is how much Jay Bruce was worth to the Mets. They got Ryder Ryan, a 22 year old RHP, 6’2” – 205 lb. who has pitched a total of 60 innings, with an ERA of 4.50 […]

by · August 11, 2017 · Sports
Energetic Liberty Outlast Indiana Fever

Energetic Liberty Outlast Indiana Fever

Tina Charles carried New York to an 81-76 win Tuesday night and a peek above .500.

by · August 10, 2017 · Sports
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Staten Island Yanks Win on Walk-Off

The 3-2 win is the second in a row for the Staten Island Yankees who beat the Williamsport Crosscutters.

by · August 10, 2017 · Sports
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Ramos is perfect for Mets pen

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor  There is that mentality for a pitcher coming out of the bullpen as the setup guy or closer. Newly acquired righthander AJ Ramos of the Mets was in both roles the past few years with the […]

by · August 10, 2017 · Sports
New York City FC forward David Villa (7) shoots the ball as New York Red Bulls midfielder Salvatore Zizzo (15) defends during the first half at Yankee Stadium.
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Hudson River Heavyweight Derby Goes to Villa and NYCFC

By Luis Vazquez This was a legitimate heavyweight encounter at Yankee Stadium Sunday afternoon. The Hudson River Derby has matured into a real rivalry where now the results between NYCFC and the New York Red Bulls are no longer a […]

by · August 7, 2017 · Sports
Chronicle Sports Editor Rich Mancuso Honored

Chronicle Sports Editor Rich Mancuso Honored

By Nick Singh Bronx Chronicle Sports Editor Rich Mancuso was presented with an award of appreciation Sunday afternoon for his efforts in  assisting the visiting team of youngsters from the Liga Los Trinitarios  baseball league of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. […]

by · August 7, 2017 · Bronx Personalities, Sports
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Babyn Bombers lose second straight game at home (SI)

By Brandon Colon The Staten Island Yankees looked to bounce back after a 7-3 loss Wednesday night to the Aberdeen Ironbirds (Baltimore Orioles Affiliate). Although they have lost six of their last 10 games the Baby Bombers (26-16) still have […]

by · August 6, 2017 · Sports
Mets Need to Fill the Barrel

Mets Need to Fill the Barrel

By William Coppola When the Mets sent Addison Reed to the Red Sox for three minor league relief pitchers, they showed their weakness. Not that it was a bad trade, but that it revealed just how they have nothing in […]

by · August 3, 2017 · Sports
The Yankees acquired RHP Sonny Gray and int'l signing bonus pool money from Oakland for Dustin Fowler, James Kaprielian and Jorge Mateo. Credit: @YankeesPR

Gray a win for Yankees in trade

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Sonny Gray is the what the Yankees needed and it means bright days in the Bronx. Because the Yankees have done the unexpected it is obvious why this was a move that had to be made […]

by · August 1, 2017 · Sports
Dominican Baseball Team Arrives in Bronx

Dominican Baseball Team Arrives in Bronx

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor They have a hero in the Dominican Republic: Albert Pujois, the future Hall of Famer currently with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Los Trinitarios, a baseball organization from Santo Domingo arrived in the Bronx this […]

by · July 29, 2017 · Sports