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Fordham Football Adds Five to 2020 Recruiting Class

Fordham University Head Football Coach Joe Conlin  announced the signing of five additional football student-athletes to letters of intent with Fordham for the 2020 season. They join the nine student-athletes who signed letters of intent in December. The new signees are Patrick Barr […]

by · February 5, 2020 · Sports
New York Yankees' Aaron Judge hits a three-run home run during the fourth inning of Game 3 of baseball's American League Championship Series against the Houston Astros Monday, Oct. 16, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Finding Mickey With A Pencil

By William Coppola- Contributor Bronx Chronicle Sports The search for the next Mike Trout or Max Scherzer has taken on a new partner. That being, analytics and algorithms. Today professional baseball organizations, have asked their scouts to give them more […]

by · February 5, 2020 · Sports
113th NYRR Millrose Games at The Armory To Showcase Epic Signature Matchups

113th NYRR Millrose Games at The Armory To Showcase Epic Signature Matchups

 High anticipation transforms into reality this Saturday as the famed 113th NYRR Millrose Games takes place at The Armory New Balance Track & Field Center.“ I don’t think there is any other atmosphere in the entire world like the Millrose Games when it comes […]

by · February 5, 2020 · Sports
A Nostalgic Super Bowl Poem From Bronx Football Historian

A Nostalgic Super Bowl Poem From Bronx Football Historian

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor The big game is Sunday, Kansas City Chiefs vs. San Francisco 49ers. A National holiday for football fans and those who take in the game and watch the commercials. This year advertisers spent close to […]

by · February 1, 2020 · Sports
Offense Is Issue For Fordham

Offense Is Issue For Fordham

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Fordham took St. Bonaventure to overtime Wednesday night up at Rose Hill. Coach Jeff Neubauer, after a 62-55 loss in overtime, said his team played their best game of the year.  But it was the […]

by · January 30, 2020 · Sports
JON MATLACK, RON DARLING AND EDGARDO ALFONZO TO BE INDUCTED INTO THE METS HALL OF FAME

JON MATLACK, RON DARLING AND EDGARDO ALFONZO TO BE INDUCTED INTO THE METS HALL OF FAME

AL JACKSON TO RECEIVE THE METS HOF ACHEVEMENT AWARD The New York Mets today announced that LHP Jon Matlack, RHP Ron Darling and infielder Edgardo Alfonzo will be inducted into the Mets Hall of Fame on Sunday, May 17 prior […]

by · January 28, 2020 · Sports
Kobie Bryant And How We Cope

Kobie Bryant And How We Cope

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor There are reflections, tributes, and the tears.  Kobie Bryant was definitely an icon and you don’t have to be a sports or NBA fan to realize what is going on here. Kobie Bryant had an […]

by · January 28, 2020 · Sports
Danny Garcia Back In The Mix

Danny Garcia Back In The Mix

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Photo: Amanda Westcott/ Showtime  Danny Garcia hopes to be fighting more this year and the Two-division world champion scored a dominant unanimous decision over Ivan “El Terrible” Redkach Saturday night at the Barclays Center in […]

by · January 26, 2020 · Sports
Eli Manning Always A Giant

Eli Manning Always A Giant

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Eii Manning said goodbye to the Giants and the NFL Friday morning. He leaves with that legacy as one of those iconic New York sports icons with two Super Bowl championships. The distinction over all […]

by · January 24, 2020 · Sports
Derek Jeter: “I’m Most Proud Of Being A New York Yankee”

Derek Jeter: “I’m Most Proud Of Being A New York Yankee”

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor “I’m most proud of being a New York Yankee,” the words from Derek Jeter Wednesday afternoon.  He addresed the last question at a press conference in New York City as the newest National Baseball Hall […]

by · January 22, 2020 · Sports
Derek Jeter Should Be First Ballot and Unanimous Hall Of Famer

Derek Jeter Should Be First Ballot and Unanimous Hall Of Famer

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor The Yankees retired his Number 2. Derek Jeter was the longtime face of the franchise and part of that “Core Four” and four straight World Series championships under manager Joe Torre. Though the persona and character […]

by · January 21, 2020 · Sports
Coppola: Getting Back To Baseball

Coppola: Getting Back To Baseball

By William Coppola: Contributor Bronx Chronicle Sports Today I think it is time to begin the healing in baseball. How do we put all that we have seen in the past few weeks, of what is bad in baseball, behind […]

by · January 17, 2020 · Sports
What If? Fallout of Latest MLB Scandal and Mets’ dismissing Carlos Beltran

What If? Fallout of Latest MLB Scandal and Mets’ dismissing Carlos Beltran

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports editor and contributing writer William Coppola “He said I/m beginning to think that baseball is fake and there is no honesty among baseball players.” A comment above from an 11-year old Little League ballplayer as relayed […]

by · January 16, 2020 · Sports
American-Record Holder Ajeé Wilson Returning to Jack and Lewis Rudin Women’s 800m during 113th NYRR Millrose Games at The Armory

American-Record Holder Ajeé Wilson Returning to Jack and Lewis Rudin Women’s 800m during 113th NYRR Millrose Games at The Armory

Photo Credit: Ross Dehman Defending champion and American record-holder Ajeé Wilson is set for another magical run in the Jack and Lewis Rudin Women’s 800m during the 113th NYRR Millrose Games to take place February 8 at The Armory New Balance Track & Field Center.  Wilson will be […]

by · January 14, 2020 · Sports
in game six of the 2017 World Series at Dodger Stadium on October 31, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.

Coppola: Does MLB Punishment of Astros Fit The Crime

By William Coppola: Contributing Columnist Bronx Chronicle Sports Wow, MLB has come down hard on the cheating Houston Astros after a through investigation into their use of electronic devices, a bat and a garbage pail to steal signs during the […]

by · January 13, 2020 · Sports