Articles by: Rich Mancuso

Cubs vs Indians
World Series, Game 1
Tuesday, October 25, 8:08 PM on FOX
Progressive Field, Cleveland, Ohio

Game 5 Cubs vs Indians: “Too bad someone has to lose”

By William Coppola Hold everything, the Cubs are not dead yet. We are going to see a November fall classic after all. Starter Jon Lester got off to a good start with a mix of cutters, change ups, fastballs, curves […]

by · October 31, 2016 · Sports
Cubs vs Indians
World Series, Game 1
Tuesday, October 25, 8:08 PM on FOX
Progressive Field, Cleveland, Ohio

Nasty weather, Nasty Arrieta Game 2: Cubs-Indians

Nasty weather, Nasty Arrieta Game 2: Cubs-Indians By William Coppola Jake Arrieta pitched five and two thirds innings Wednesday night with brilliant ease. He worked the entire strike zone with very good command of all his pitches. His 93 to […]

by · October 27, 2016 · Sports
New York City Football Club/MLS

NYCFC Launches ‘#SupportYourCity’

New York City FC Launch #SupportYourCity Playoff Campaign New York City FC has officially launched the #SupportYourCity playoff campaign, a rallying cry for all New Yorkers to get behind the Club as they enter playoffs for the first time in […]

by · October 26, 2016 · Sports
David Villa, NYCFC

Decision Day Goes Their Way: NYC FC Gets Bye into Semifinals

  By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor They call it decision day in Major League Soccer and the final regular season games on Sunday determined who would go home or continue a run for the championship. NYC FC is one of those […]

by · October 24, 2016 · Sports
Chase Edmonds fights for yardage as the Rams battle against Georgetown on Saturday. (Andrea Garcia/The Fordham Ram)

Despite Turnovers and Injured QB, Fordham Gets an Ugly Win

Fordham Gets an Ugly Win, Edmonds Breaks Rushing Record By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor   There was another record almost set by Fordham running back Chase Edmonds up at Rose Hill Saturday afternoon and despite turnovers the Rams came away with […]

by · October 23, 2016 · Sports
For the Love of the Game

For the Love of the Game

  Editor’s Note:  William Coppola just completed his 40th year in the game of baseball. He has been a coach, instructor and last week completed his third season as an associate advanced scout with the Atlanta Braves organization. By William […]

by · October 21, 2016 · Sports
More Than A Chase Edmonds Show At Rose Hill; Fordham wins third straight

More Than A Chase Edmonds Show At Rose Hill; Fordham wins third straight

Fordham Rams Win Third Straight By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor It was the Kevin Anderson show and not Chase Edmonds Saturday afternoon up at Rose Hill on the campus of Fordham University.  It has become Edmonds and the Fordham offense the […]

by · October 16, 2016 · Sports
Golden Age of Baseball:  Tour and Auction at Christie’s

Golden Age of Baseball: Tour and Auction at Christie’s

Golden Age of Baseball:  Tour and Auction at Christie’s By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor There is a baseball Hall of Fame in midtown Manhattan, however, this one entitles the public to purchase a piece of history from the Golden Era.  Currently […]

by · October 15, 2016 · Sports
Chase Edmonds, Fordham University. Credit: news.fordham.edu

Chase Edmonds Named National Offensive Player of the Week

Fordham junior running back Chase Edmonds was named STATS NCAA FCS and CFPA NCAAFCS Offensive Player of the Week as well as Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week, it was announced today. It is the first weekly honor of […]

by · October 11, 2016 · Sports
Credit: news.fordham.edu

Another Record for Chase and Fordham; Rams win Patriot Opener

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Chase Edmonds, the junior running back for Fordham University, says it is about his team but it is becoming his show each time he gets the ball up at Rose Hill. Saturday afternoon at Jack Coffey […]

by · October 9, 2016 · Sports
TJ Rivera, NY Mets

Bronx Proud of T.J. Rivera as Mets season Comes to an Abrupt End

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Madison Bumgarner will probably go down as one of the all-time postseason great pitchers and the New York Mets will not argue the point. The San Francisco Giants lefthander threw another complete NL wild card game […]

by · October 6, 2016 · Sports
“Big Papi” Leaves With Respect as the Rival

“Big Papi” Leaves With Respect as the Rival

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor There was David Ortiz Thursday night in the Bronx. One last time with those 53- career home runs against the New York Yankees as a rival with the Boston Red Sox. He has called it a […]

by · September 30, 2016 · Sports
For Another Night the Yankees Stick Around

For Another Night the Yankees Stick Around

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor For another game the New York Yankees remain in the hunt for a wildcard spot in the American League. Tuesday night in the Bronx, and with the inevitable of elimination at their hands, the Yankees lived […]

by · September 28, 2016 · Sports
Fordham Defeats Penn, 31-7. Photo credit: Gerson Legend

Homecoming win for Fordham Over Penn

Fordham vs Penn, 31-17 By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor After a bye week the Fordham University football Rams returned to Rose Hill Saturday and took care of business on Homecoming Day before a large crowd with a 31-17 win over […]

by · September 27, 2016 · Sports
Bullpen big contributor in Mets continued drive to wildcard

Bullpen big contributor in Mets continued drive to wildcard

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor   New York Mets manager Terry Collins utilized a bullpen Friday night at Citi Field that had to come up strong. Righthander Gabriel Ynoa  was put in a tough position to get the start because Steven […]

by · September 24, 2016 · Sports