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Coppola:  Yankees A New Murders Row in The Bronx?

Coppola: Yankees A New Murders Row in The Bronx?

By William Coppola: Contributor Bronx Chronicle Sports  Could we be seeing the greatest Yankee team of home run hitters ever? Better than the 1927 Babe Ruth team? Better than the Mickey Mantle years? Let’s face it, today baseballs are leaving […]

by · September 18, 2020 · Sports
Coppola: Tom Seaver “The Franchise”

Coppola: Tom Seaver “The Franchise”

By William Coppola/ Bronx Chronicle Sports Today we mourn the passing of a giant in baseball, Tom Seaver. The greatest pitcher in Mets history. When we saw players like him, Gibson, Koufax, Ryan, Palmer, Carlton, etc, we saw a true […]

by · September 3, 2020 · Sports
Mets Lost Again In The Bronx

Mets Lost Again In The Bronx

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Blame Edwin Diaz. Put the blame on Dellin Betances, Drew Smith. Simple, the Mets always find ways to lose in the Bronx. Except, Sunday was a fiasco and further questions a direction where this team […]

by · September 1, 2020 · Sports
Coppola: “Let’s Make A Deal” Time. Is It Smart In 2020?

Coppola: “Let’s Make A Deal” Time. Is It Smart In 2020?

By William Coppola/ Bronx Chronicle Sports Sometimes what has always worked in the past, just doesn’t fit the situation you are in today. What has turned into a mediocre attempt at a normal baseball season, has brought us to the […]

by · September 1, 2020 · Sports
Coppola:  Injuries Will Kill Baseball

Coppola: Injuries Will Kill Baseball

By Williams Coppola: Bronx Chronicle Sports The disappointment of not having a full season in sports today, at every level, is something we have all had to deal with in our own way. From amateur to the pros, this pandemic has […]

by · August 31, 2020 · Sports
June 1, 2019; New York, NY; IBF, WBA, WBO and IBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz during their heavyweight championship bout at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  Mandatory Credit: Melina Pizano/Matchroom Boxing UK

Boxing: A Sport That Always Sends A Message

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor PUBLISHED ON FACEBOOK @Worldwide Boxing Perhaps, the other major sports leagues should look at the sport of boxing. The MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS, and WNBA  playoffs and scheduled games were postponed this week all due […]

by · August 29, 2020 · Sports
Pitching Thin Mets Need To Find Way During Stretch

Pitching Thin Mets Need To Find Way During Stretch

By Rich Mancuso/ Sporte Editor So how do the Mets handle three doubleheaders this week? With a starting rotation that is uncertain, except for Jacob deGrom, this is a task for manager Luis Rojas. And this could be more of […]

by · August 26, 2020 · Sports
NYCFC Gets Second Win Of Season

NYCFC Gets Second Win Of Season

FROM NYCFC RECAP New York City FC got back to winning ways with a hard-earned 1-0 victory over the Eastern Conference leaders, Columbus Crew SC. Alex Ring scored the only goal of the night on the hour mark after Héber […]

by · August 25, 2020 · Sports
NYCFC and The Jackie Robinson Foundation Announce Multi-Year Partnership to Support Black Lives Matter Movement

NYCFC and The Jackie Robinson Foundation Announce Multi-Year Partnership to Support Black Lives Matter Movement

 New York City FC (NYCFC) and the Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) today announced a multi-year partnership to take action in support of Black Lives Matter initiatives focused in and around the five boroughs. Headquartered in New York City, JRF was […]

by · August 18, 2020 · Sports
Fordham Basketball Hoping To Get Back To Normal Soon

Fordham Basketball Hoping To Get Back To Normal Soon

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Jeff Neubauer has not seen his Fordham men’s basketball team in five months.  Mid March, the Rams won their opening round Atlantic-10 Conference tournament game against George Washington at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Hours […]

by · August 14, 2020 · Sports
BASEBALL Batting .400 Will This Be The Year?

BASEBALL Batting .400 Will This Be The Year?

By William Coppola: Bronx Chronicle Sports Baseball is rich in tradition. The records set by the greats from the past have set the bar very high for all those who have followed. Yet records, as they say, are meant to be […]

by · August 13, 2020 · Sports
Sep 7, 2019; New York, NY, USA; New York City FC forward Jesus Medina (19) and New England Revolution midfielder Brandon Bye (15) battle for the ball during the second  half at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports

New York City FC Announces Continuation of Play

Bronx Chronicle Sports New York City FC announced Phase 1 of the Club’s Continuation of Play for the 2020 MLS regular season.    NYCFC will kick off on Thursday, August 20 against the Red Bulls for the first Hudson River […]

by · August 11, 2020 · Sports
Yankees Manager Sticking With His Catcher

Yankees Manager Sticking With His Catcher

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor  Gary Sanchez is not where he should be. The Yankees catcher is headed to those career lows in batting, on base percentage, RBI, and home runs. Though, manager Aaron Boone is not giving up on […]

by · August 10, 2020 · Sports
Coppola: Will 60 -Game Season Give Us The Next DH Star?

Coppola: Will 60 -Game Season Give Us The Next DH Star?

By William Coppola: Bronx Chronicle Sports Now that we will finally see some kind of baseball this year, will we see anything different? Obviously the answer is, Yes. There will only be 60 games. We will see a runner at second […]

by · June 24, 2020 · Sports
Boxing Continues As Others Prepare To Resume

Boxing Continues As Others Prepare To Resume

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor So, you ask, why has Top Rank delivered boxing fans four televised ESPN shows the past week and another Saturday night from Mexico City ? Where do the other major promotions stand as the Coronavirus […]

by · June 22, 2020 · Sports