Articles by: Rich Mancuso

Possible Impacts On Sports With Coronavirus Virus Cases

Possible Impacts On Sports With Coronavirus Virus Cases

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor With the number of coronavirus cases increasing there is also a watch and cautious approach that could impact sports in New York. Already major sporting events have been suspended or closed to the public in […]

by · March 9, 2020 · Sports
Last Place Finish Now On To A-10 Tournament For Fordham

Last Place Finish Now On To A-10 Tournament For Fordham

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Images: Warren King Jr./ Bronx Chronicle Sports After a season ending 65-61 loss to George Mason Saturday afternoon up at Rose Hill the Fordham Rams finished last again the Atlantic 10 Conference. It was another […]

by · March 8, 2020 · Sports
Yankees Name RHP Deivi Garcia and 1B Chris Gittens Winners of the 2019 Kevin Lawn Awards

Yankees Name RHP Deivi Garcia and 1B Chris Gittens Winners of the 2019 Kevin Lawn Awards

The New York Yankees announced that right-handed pitcher Deivi García and first baseman Chris Gittens were named winners of the 2019 Kevin Lawn Award as the Yankees’ minor league “Pitcher of the Year” and “Player of the Year,” respectively.   The annual awards are […]

by · March 7, 2020 · Sports
Until Further Notice Judge Is Not The Face

Until Further Notice Judge Is Not The Face

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor “I don’t see him ready for Opening Day because of the time frame.”  So what is wrong with Aaron Judge? What is the status of Giancarlo Staton. We do know, Yankees GM Brian Cashman provided […]

by · March 4, 2020 · Sports
Tough Season MLS Season Open Loss For NYCFC

Tough Season MLS Season Open Loss For NYCFC

Photos: USA Today Sports A fourth minute Maxime Chanot red card and a 56th minute Lucas Zeralayan goal undid New York City FC in their opening game of the 25th MLS season vs. Columbus Crew SC at the MAPFRE Stadium. Sean Johnson […]

by · March 1, 2020 · Sports
Gleyber Back At Short And Expected To Hit Home Runs

Gleyber Back At Short And Expected To Hit Home Runs

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Gleyber Torres hit his first home run of the spring Saturday afternoon. The Yankees expect a lot of those long balls to be hit as Opening Day awaits in three weeks.   The home run went […]

by · March 1, 2020 · Sports, Uncategorized
New York City FC’s Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League Quarterfinal Match to be Played at Red Bull Arena

New York City FC’s Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League Quarterfinal Match to be Played at Red Bull Arena

New York City FC and Concacaf today announced that the Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League (SCCL) Quarterfinal home leg against Mexican team Club Tigres UANL will be played at Red Bull Arena on Wednesday March 11 at 8:00 p.m. NYCFC secured a place in […]

by · February 28, 2020 · Sports
Yankees Will Find A Way With Injury Setbacks

Yankees Will Find A Way With Injury Setbacks

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor One after another and injuries as it was last year for the Yankees. They set the MLB record for injured players last season, 30, and replacements were capable of getting them 100 wins and a […]

by · February 27, 2020 · Sports
NYCFC Without Yankee Stadium And No End In Sight

NYCFC Without Yankee Stadium And No End In Sight

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor NYCFC is again in turmoil with their inability to host games at Yankee Stadium. With their MLS season set to commence against Dallas FC at Yankee Stadium on March 16th, the team Wednesday night played the […]

by · February 26, 2020 · Sports
Coppola: Joe DeLucca True Baseball Man

Coppola: Joe DeLucca True Baseball Man

By William Coppola: Contributor Bronx Chronicle Sports Bitsy Mott, Bordie Waddle, Rinty Monahan, Skeeter Kell, Ozzie Van Brabant, Taffy Wright, Gerald Fryfogle, MacDuffee Biggs, Tony Napoles, Wiley Williams, Enid Drake, Bordie Waddle, Dixie Upright, Buzz Dozier, Perley Grant and Bobo Holloman.  […]

by · February 25, 2020 · Sports
Fury Was Better And Wilder Had That Bad Night

Fury Was Better And Wilder Had That Bad Night

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Photo: PBC Tyson Fury, now a formidable name in boxing history.. Saturday night, at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, Fury, secured part of his legacy with a dominant win over Deontay Wilder in […]

by · February 23, 2020 · Sports
Yankees Team-Building Activity at Steinbrenner Field

Yankees Team-Building Activity at Steinbrenner Field

PHOTOS: New York Yankees Earlier today at Steinbrenner Field, the Yankees held their final workout prior to the start of their spring exhibition schedule. Following the practice, they participated in their annual team-building activity, which was a 64-person ping pong […]

by · February 21, 2020 · Sports
DoC Gooden About His Addiction And Baseball Scandal

DoC Gooden About His Addiction And Baseball Scandal

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Doc Gooden has battled the demons with a history of alcohol and substance abuse. There are setbacks and the Cy Young Award pitcher of the Mets, who had a revival with the Yankees, is still […]

by · February 19, 2020 · Sports
Coppola:  Being Hit By The Pitch Never Hurt This Much

Coppola: Being Hit By The Pitch Never Hurt This Much

By William Coppola: Bronx Chronicle Sports Commissioner Rob Manfred issued a warning to all teams, other than the Houston Astros, to not throw at Houston players this season.” Throwing to hurt a defenseless player has always bothered me and should never […]

by · February 17, 2020 · Sports
Yoenis Cespedes Can’t Remain Silent And Fans Deserve Better

Yoenis Cespedes Can’t Remain Silent And Fans Deserve Better

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor “Not today, not tomorrow, not at all this year.”  Welcome to the 2020 baseball season of Yoenis Cespedes. Yes, those were his comments, Monday, when he emerged on the field down in Port St. Lucie. […]

by · February 17, 2020 · Sports