Articles by: Rich Mancuso

Travel Team Baseball Down in Orlando:

Travel Team Baseball Down in Orlando:

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor There were over 200 ballplayers and over 15 teams, including one from Puerto Rico on 12 baseball fields at the new Seminole County Sports Complex this week outside of Orlando Florida.  To the youngsters, coaches and […]

by · July 27, 2016 · Sports
Yankees Remind Orioles: We Are Not Done

Yankees Remind Orioles: We Are Not Done

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Ivan Nova did what Masahiro Tanaka accomplished the night before at Yankee Stadium against the Boston Red Sox; he gave his team quality innings on the mound. The New York Yankees got enough runs like the night before, […]

by · July 19, 2016 · Sports
Fordham Rams Crusader Cup, New ERA Pinstripe Bowl Tix Go On Sale, July 21

Fordham Rams Crusader Cup, New ERA Pinstripe Bowl Tix Go On Sale, July 21

TICKETS FOR THE 2016 NEW ERA PINSTRIPE BOWL AND 2016 RAM-CRUSADER CUP AT YANKEE STADIUM ON SALE THIS WEEK Tickets for the 2016 New Era Pinstripe Bowl and the 2016 Ram-Crusader Cup will both go on sale to the general public […]

by · July 18, 2016 · Sports
Yankees Lose Midseason Opener To Red Sox, 5-3

Yankees Lose Midseason Opener To Red Sox, 5-3

The starting pitching, Michael Pineda this time, and a knuckleball pitcher for Boston, Steven Wright did not help matters for the Yankees who once again went a game below .500 at 44-45.

by · July 16, 2016 · Sports
Members of the Yankees, Media and the Bronx Say Goodbye To Howard Goldin

Members of the Yankees, Media and the Bronx Say Goodbye To Howard Goldin

The veteran reporter passed away Monday from a heart attack.

by · July 16, 2016 · Sports
Under the Light in the Bronx

Under the Light in the Bronx

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Organized baseball in the Bronx is not accustomed to being played under the lights. Most of the kids and sandlot leagues are usually on the beat up diamonds of fields around the borough where they compete […]

by · July 15, 2016 · Sports
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The First Half is Over and the Nationals are the Better Team than the Mets

The Nationals, with one of the top three records in the National League, are sitting pretty as the better team over the Mets.

by · July 11, 2016 · Sports
Injuries: More of an Issue Now for the Mets

Injuries: More of an Issue Now for the Mets

Friday night at Citi Field, the New York Mets lost to the Washington Nationals 3-1.

by · July 9, 2016 · Sports
First BMX Bike Tournament: A community initiative that benefits all

First BMX Bike Tournament: A community initiative that benefits all

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor David Lapore, a NYC police officer at the 49th Precinct, was busy late Thursday morning  with the final preparations of registering kids for the first BMX Bike Tournament at Loreto Park Playground over in the Morris […]

by · July 8, 2016 · Sports
Don Mattingly Remembers the “Boss” on July 4th

Don Mattingly Remembers the “Boss” on July 4th

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Baseball, hot dogs and pie always go together, especially on the July 4th holiday. And for some, the day always meant celebrating the birthday of “The Boss” George Steinbrenner of the New York Yankees.  The late […]

by · July 5, 2016 · Sports
For David Wright, Health is More Important than Baseball

For David Wright, Health is More Important than Baseball

Although the Mets are like family, Wright understands that the search for a replacement at third base is not a surprise.

by · July 2, 2016 · Sports

Rangers Could Afford the Loss: Yankees win maybe a game changer?

The Yankees were a smiling bunch again as they looked to thrive on this comeback win.

by · June 30, 2016 · Sports
Autism League at Bronxchester: Achieving goals

Autism League at Bronxchester: Achieving goals

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor The kids and parents were under the hot sun this past Sunday on the fields of the Bronxchester Little League and there were many smiles. Lizette Rodriguez-Hernandez was the first to smile and it was […]

by · June 28, 2016 · Sports
Jose Reyes Mets Family Reunion: Back where he belongs

Jose Reyes Mets Family Reunion: Back where he belongs

Jose Reyes Mets Family Reunion: Back where he belongs By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Jose Reyes is back where he belongs with the New York Mets and this may be the beginning of more moves GM Sandy Alderson pulls before the […]

by · June 26, 2016 · Sports

One Positive for the Yankees: His Name is Chapman

Once again the New York Yankees reached the .500 mark Friday night in the Bronx.

by · June 25, 2016 · Sports