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New Fordham Football Coach: Defined Process

New Fordham Football Coach: Defined Process

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Joe Conlin had the credentials and Fordham University Athletic Director David Roach welcomed his new head football coach to Rose Hill Thursday afternoon in the Bronx. This search for a new head coach did not take […]

by · January 12, 2018 · Sports
Expanded Netting At Yankee Stadium

Expanded Netting At Yankee Stadium

The New York Yankees announced that additional protective netting will be installed at Yankee Stadium for the start of the 2018 regular season. 

by · January 11, 2018 · Sports
Ron Blomberg,NY Yankees, was the American Leagues's first designated hitter (DH) on April 6, 1973.

Profile America: Designated Hitter

Thursday, January 11th. This date 45 years ago was a day that lives in infamy, at least among baseball purists. In 1973, the American League approved a three-year experiment with replacing pitchers in the batting order with a designated hitter […]

by · January 11, 2018 · Profile America, Sports
Aaron Judge. Topps All-Star Rookie Team 2017

A New Steroid Era In Baseball

By William Copolla Some fans wonder if the baseballs used last season made to travel further than in previous seasons? Major League Baseball will tell us that there was no difference in the manufacturing of the baseball used last year […]

by · January 5, 2018 · Sports
Aaron Judge cover photo

Aaron Judge Now a Book Phenom

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Six more weeks down in Tampa Florida and it will be the newest Yankee Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Judge. Already there is speculation and questions as to how many home runs combined the two will launch […]

by · January 5, 2018 · Sports
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New Pinstripe Bowl Star Emerges as Iowa Beats BC, 27-20

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Akrum Wadley, the two-time 1,000 rusher for Iowa will not forget Wednesday night at Yankee Stadium. It was the annual New Era Pinstripe Bowl in the Bronx against Boston College on a field that was just […]

by · December 29, 2017 · Sports
Joe Conlin, new Fordham Univeristy football coach.

Fordham Names Joe Conlin New Football Coach

NEWS FROM FROM FORDHAM UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS Joe Conlin, who served as the associated head coach/offensive coordinator at Yale for the past four years, was named head football coach at Fordham University it was announced today by director of athletics Dave […]

by · December 24, 2017 · Sports
Omar Minaya Returns To The Mets

Omar Minaya Returns To The Mets

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Welcome home Omar Minaya! This is the Christmas gift New York Mets fans got even though roster moves are what they really want. Friday morning, the Mets announced that Minaya was returning to the organization as […]

by · December 24, 2017 · Sports
Christmas In The Bronx and Birth of A Miracle

Christmas In The Bronx and Birth of A Miracle

By Ray Negron  It’s Christmas and I am driving back from a party for kids who reside in a homeless shelter. My dear friend, Dan Quintero, from the Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club always helps me to put this […]

by · December 22, 2017 · Sports
Willie Randolph Baseball Night At TM

Willie Randolph Baseball Night At TM

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Tuesday evening at the TM Baseball Baseball Training Academy former Yankees infielder Willie Randolph was a special guest along with Adelphi University Baseball coach Dom Scala. Ray Negron, a longtime NY Yankees executive who has partnered […]

by · December 20, 2017 · Sports
Convenient Holiday Shopping with Deals on Sports Collectibles from Steiner Sports

Convenient Holiday Shopping with Deals on Sports Collectibles from Steiner Sports

Convenient Holiday Shopping with Extreme Deals on Sports Collectibles STEINER SPORTS OFFERS HOLIDAY DOOR BUSTERS WITH DISCOUNTS ON SPORTS MEMORABILIA; ORDER ON-LINE THROUGH THURSDAY, DECEMBER 21 New York — There is still plenty of time to thrill the sports fans […]

by · December 19, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Sports
New Mets Manager Sets Expectations

New Mets Manager Sets Expectations

By Nick Singh LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL – New Mets manager Mickey Callaway said on Tuesday afternoon that one of his main goals he wants to see happen, entering his first season managing a big league team, is the feel […]

by · December 15, 2017 · Sports
Yankees Win The Meetings

Yankees Win The Meetings

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor  The exodus to get out of town was early for a majority of baseball officials Thursday morning at the Baseball Winter meetings at a Disney resort in Lake Buena Vista Florida. And this exodus is common […]

by · December 15, 2017 · Sports

Yankees Strike Again With Stanton Acquisition 

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor  Call them “The Evil Empire.” Respect the New York Yankees as the franchise that always gets the best player because they have the resources. In acquiring Giancarlo Stanton Saturday from the Miami Marlins shows the Yankees […]

by · December 10, 2017 · Sports
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Cotto Loss Showed It Was Time To go

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor The final chapter for Miguel Cotto at Madison Square Garden Saturday evening showed it was time for the four-division and six time world champion to await his call for enshrinement in the International Boxing Hall Of […]

by · December 7, 2017 · Sports