Articles by: Rich Mancuso

Holiday Cheer Of NY Sports From Here To You

Holiday Cheer Of NY Sports From Here To You

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor So it goes. Another holiday season is here and from yours truly to yours a Merry Christmas and Happy holidays. There were the usual highs and lows during the 2019 sports year in New York. […]

by · December 24, 2019 · Sports
Jun 29, 2019; New York, NY, USA; New York City FC defender Maxime Chanot (4) heads the ball over Philadelphia Union midfielder Ilsinho (25) and New York City FC midfielder Keaton Parks (55) during the first half at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

New York City FC’s 2020 MLS Regular Season Schedule Announced

New York City FC today announced the Club’s 2020 MLS regular season schedule. The 2020 season will mark NYCFC’s sixth season and features 34 regular season matches, including 17 at home in New York City. As previously announced, NYCFC will […]

by · December 19, 2019 · Sports
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Fordham Football Announces 2020 Recruiting Class

Nine Student-Athletes Set to Join Rams in 2019 Fordham University Head Football Coach Joe Conlin announced the signing of nine football student-athletes to letters of intent with Fordham for the 2020 season. The new class features five defensive players and four […]

by · December 19, 2019 · Sports
2019 New Era Pinstripe Bowl Week to Kick Off

2019 New Era Pinstripe Bowl Week to Kick Off

Photo: New York Yankees Michigan State and Wake Forest to Showcase Respective Universities to New York City The two participants in the 2019 New Era Pinstripe Bowl — Michigan State University and Wake Forest University — will hit the streets of […]

by · December 19, 2019 · Sports
Garcia And Barclays Center Go Together And At Crossroads

Garcia And Barclays Center Go Together And At Crossroads

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Cover Photo: Amanda Wescott/Showtime Danny Garcia has been in this prior position of regaining a piece of the welterweight title. The two-division champion from Philadelphia has also been in the ring seven times at the […]

by · December 19, 2019 · Sports
Record Holders Highlight 113th Millrose Games 800m

Record Holders Highlight 113th Millrose Games 800m

Photos: John Nepolitan The 113th NYRR Millrose Games will take place on Saturday, February 8th, and one of the most anticipated races of the day will be the men’s 800-meter run. This race figures to be a showdown between world champion and American record-holder Donavan […]

by · December 18, 2019 · Sports
Danny Aiello Did The Right Thing

Danny Aiello Did The Right Thing

By Rich Mancuso When Danny Aiello crossed paths with yours truly in 1974, there was no conception who was on the microphone up in a small press box calling plays as the public address announcer at a DeWitt Clinton High […]

by · December 13, 2019 · Entertainment, News
Winter Wonderland Event at Yankee Stadium

Winter Wonderland Event at Yankee Stadium

Photos: New York Yankees Yankee Stadium’s Great Hall was once again transformed into the North Pole when the New York Yankees hosted the 10th annual Bronx Winter Wonderland event tonight. This event treated several thousand local youth to a holiday […]

by · December 13, 2019 · Sports
Cole Contract Could Be A Yankees Risk

Cole Contract Could Be A Yankees Risk

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Go back to October and the Yankees failures with their at bats were the major and contributing factors coming up short again to the Houston Astros. It was not Masahiro Tanaka, Luis Severino, James Paxton, […]

by · December 11, 2019 · Sports
Michigan State and Wake Forest to Play in 2019 New Era Pinstripe Bowl At Yankee Stadium

Michigan State and Wake Forest to Play in 2019 New Era Pinstripe Bowl At Yankee Stadium

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Michigan State University and Wake Forest University accepted invitations to play in the 2019 New Era Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium on Friday, December 27, with kickoff scheduled for 3:20 p.m. (ET). A press conference with New Era Pinstripe Bowl […]

by · December 10, 2019 · Sports
Mets Complete Coaching Staff And Add Bronx Native

Mets Complete Coaching Staff And Add Bronx Native

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor The New York Mets announced today their full coaching staff for the 2020 season. Returning to serve under Carlos Beltrán’s staff in their previous capacity will be hitting coach Chili Davis, assistant hitting coach Tom […]

by · December 8, 2019 · Sports
World-Record Holder Keni Harrison Focused On 60m Hurdles in 113th NYRR Millrose Games

World-Record Holder Keni Harrison Focused On 60m Hurdles in 113th NYRR Millrose Games

Photo Credit: USATF Keni Harrison, the current world-record holder in the 100m hurdles and a four-time United States champion, is scheduled to compete in the 60m hurdles at the 113th NYRR Millrose Games. The historic indoor meet, scheduled for Saturday, February 8th at The Armory, will […]

by · December 6, 2019 · Sports
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Tic Tic Toc The Mets Are On The Clock

By Williams Coppola: Contributing Writer Bronx Chronicle Sports Only 68 days until pitchers and catchers report to their spring training complexes in 2020. It’s nice to watch that count down every winter. Thank goodness my granddaughter is still playing travel ball in California. […]

by · December 5, 2019 · Sports
New York City FC Announces First Three 2020 MLS Matches

New York City FC Announces First Three 2020 MLS Matches

Major League Soccer announced today that New York City FC will start the 2020 regular season on the road against Columbus Crew SC at MAPFRE Stadium on Sunday, March 1 at 12:30 pm ET. NYCFC will then travel to Toronto […]

by · December 5, 2019 · Sports
Erasmus Wins PSAL Football Title In The Bronx

Erasmus Wins PSAL Football Title In The Bronx

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Photos: Robert Cole/ Bronx Chronicle Erasmus High School had their offense in gear and scored three rouchdowns with less than five minutes in the first quarter at Yankee Stadium Wednesday night.  That was more than […]

by · December 5, 2019 · Sports