Costa Rica: Where Baseball Dreams Are Literally Made

Costa Rica: Where Baseball Dreams Are Literally Made

By William Coppola  On a recent visit to Costa Rica unrelated to baseball, I was impressed by the beauty of this tiny country between Nicaragua and Panama. The weather was amazing with 75 degree days and zero humidity. The people […]

by · March 19, 2018 · Sports
Ray Of Hope: Negron Spreads Love At Parkland

Ray Of Hope: Negron Spreads Love At Parkland

By Brandon Colon On February 14th devastating news began to spread across the Country, of a gunman roaming the halls of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland Florida. Exactly two weeks later the resilient and outspoken survivors of this tragedy returned […]

by · March 19, 2018 · Sports
Is it Judge, Stanton, or Cespedes?

Is it Judge, Stanton, or Cespedes?

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor  Three weeks and to be determined. Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton, or Yoenis Cespedes and who will be the premiere ballplayer in New York during a 162-game stretch of baseball at Yankee Stadium and Citi Field. […]

by · March 15, 2018 · Sports
Ray Negron / Brian Cashman

Ray Negron Talks With Yankees GM

By Ray Negron Able to leap tall buildings in a single bound. Look up in the sky. It’s a bird ,it’s a plane, it’s Superman. No, I meant, “it’s Brian Cashman.” As we all know, at Christmas, he climbs the […]

by · March 12, 2018 · Sports
Tavares and Chartouny bring the ball upcourt against VCU. Credit: Brandon Colon

Fordham Loses On Senior Day

By Brandon Colon On a windy day in the Bronx, Fordham University honored and showed their appreciation to the seniors of their Men’s basketball team. Will Tavares, Joseph Chartouny, Brenton Petty and Tom Sanchez were welcomed on to the court […]

by · March 4, 2018 · Sports
NY Yankee greats Ron Guidry (left) and Willie Randolph (right) present "Jersey Boy" Frankie Valli (center) with a framed Joe DiMaggio jersey.

Frankie Valli, Yankees Love-In, Oh, What A Night!

By Ray Negron Frankie Valli, Yankees Love-In. Oh, What a Night! Last week, I received a call from Bobby Rossi, who arguably is Florida’s top music promoter and heads all show events at Ruth Eckerd Hall. He told me that […]

by · March 4, 2018 · Sports
Murodjon Akhmadaliev. Credit: Real Deal Boxing

Olympians Sign With Real Deal Boxing

WORLD OF BOXING SIGNS 2016 OLYMPIANS SHAKHRAM GIYASOV AND MURODJON AKHMADALIEV PRO DEBUTS NEXT SATURDAY NIGHT AT KINGS THEATRE IN BROOKLYN World of Boxing has signed top amateur prospects Shakhram Giyasov and Murodjon Akhmadaliev to exclusive promotional contracts, Both will […]

by · March 4, 2018 · Sports
Credit: Main Events

Light Heavyweight Division Puzzle Almost Solved

Last night, neither fighter did anything to convince fans that Biviol-Kovalev would be a mega fight.

by · March 4, 2018 · Sports
WBA Light Heavyweight World Champion Dmitry Bivol (left) defends his title against Sullivan Barrera (right) at The Theatre at Madison Square Garden. Credit: HBO Sports

Boxing Divisions in New York

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor  There’re options available for boxing fans in New York Saturday night with two major boxing shows occurring in proximity of each other.  Main Events and HBO showcase two light heavyweight championship bouts at Madison Square Garden. […]

by · March 3, 2018 · Sports
Harvey And Wheeler Shine In Hot Florida Sun

Harvey And Wheeler Shine In Hot Florida Sun

If Wednesday was any indication of the state of Matt Harvey for 2018, the future looks bright for the New York Mets.

by · March 2, 2018 · Sports
Bronx Ray of Hope

Bronx Ray of Hope

The Bronx Chronicle proudly welcomes Ray Negron as a contributing columnist. His association with the New York Yankees goes back to his days as a bat boy and his long association with the late George Steinbrenner. As a community consultant […]

by · March 1, 2018 · Sports
New York City Football Club/MLS

NYCFC Signs International Star Sebastien Ibeagha

New York City FC are delighted to announce that Sebastien Ibeagha has signed to play for the club. The 26-year old central defender officially transfers from USL affiliate team San Antonio FC after spending preseason with City in Florida, LA […]

by · February 27, 2018 · Sports
Lou Pinella

Negron: Piniella Is Always Sweet Lou

I recently received  a call from Mead Chasky, the sports memorabilia guru, to tell me that Lou Piniella had a stroke. 

by · February 26, 2018 · Sports
Credit: Rich Mancuso

Fordham Loses But They’re Not Going Away

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor There could be some frustration with Jeff Neubauer after the Fordham Rams latest loss up at Rose Hill Saturday afternoon at the hands of La Salle. The coach saw his team give up 40 points in […]

by · February 26, 2018 · Sports
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Keys To Success For Yankees

By Brandon Biskobing With Spring Training now underway, the New York Yankees begin their quest for their 28th World Series championship with one of their strongest teams in recent memory. #StartSpreadingTheNews We’re 2-0 to start Spring Training! — New York […]

by · February 24, 2018 · Sports