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Boulders Start Canada Trip With Win

Boulders Start Canada Trip With Win

Adam Ehrlich went 3-for-3 with a home run to lead the Rockland Boulders to a 3-1 victory over the Quebec Capitales at Stade Canac in Quebec City, Canada.  Ehrlich, who played for the Capitales for the past three seasons, tied […]

by · May 25, 2019 · Sports
Fordham Advances To A-10 Championship

Fordham Advances To A-10 Championship

Though only six runs came across the plate, it was a wild and turbulent opening game on day three of the 2019 Atlantic 10 Baseball Championship, held at Fordham’s Houlihan Park.  In the end, Fordham’s Jason Coules drove in the go-ahead […]

by · May 24, 2019 · Sports
Low Velocity Pitching Key To Fordham Win

Low Velocity Pitching Key To Fordham Win

By William Coppola While at the Atlantic 10 conference tournament hosted by Fordham University at their Rose Hill campus in the Bronx yesterday, I was struck by how enjoyable it was to watch a good old fashion baseball game. There […]

by · May 24, 2019 · Sports
Team Strahan gets the ‘W’ 

Team Strahan gets the ‘W’ 

By Jason Gonzalez Team Strahan gets the ‘W’  And after it was all said and done Team Strahan got the last laugh in the home that Derek Jeter built. After bombing on Team Sabathia atomically, 8-2, Team Strahan earned the […]

by · May 16, 2019 · Sports
Easy Solution Or Not Is The Roof

Easy Solution Or Not Is The Roof

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor The equation with baseball and the rain is a retractable roof though not as easy to figure the answer. For some reason, and difficult to get the proper response, there is never a viable explanation […]

by · May 15, 2019 · Sports
They Followed The Lederman Scorecards

They Followed The Lederman Scorecards

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Harold Lederman once said to yours truly, “Rich I see that boxing is your passion.” The response from here was, “I can see it’s your passion and you live and die for this sport.” So […]

by · May 12, 2019 · Sports
Rockland Boulders Hold Tryout Dates

Rockland Boulders Hold Tryout Dates

Boulders Tryouts to be Held May 10, 11 Participants Vie for a Chance to Wear the Red, White and Blue Players from a variety of levels and throughout the country will converge on Palisades Credit Union Park for the team’s […]

by · May 8, 2019 · Sports
NYCFC Trades Lewis

NYCFC Trades Lewis

New York City FC Trades Jonathan Lewis to the Colorado Rapids; Club Acquires up to $750,000 Targeted Allocation Money and International Spot in 2020 New York City FC has traded forward Jonathan Lewis to the Colorado Rapids in exchange for […]

by · May 8, 2019 · Sports
Coppola: Pain Relief All Good For Yankees

Coppola: Pain Relief All Good For Yankees

By William Coppola There’s something in the air here in the Bronx this year, unfamiliar names that are going to give the Yankees a giant headache. The pain in the head for the Bombers is that when the regulars begin […]

by · May 7, 2019 · Sports
Castle Hill Little League Parade Opens Season

Castle Hill Little League Parade Opens Season

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor It was play ball in the Bronx Saturday morning with the official parade and opening of another season for the Castle Hill Little League. The official parade commenced at Castle Hill and Lafayette Avenues and […]

by · May 6, 2019 · Sports
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Coppola: Getting The Call Right

By William Coppola What a race, what a finish, what a crazy turn of events! The 145th running of the Kentucky Derby is history not because of who won but how it was won. By now we all know about […]

by · May 5, 2019 · Sports
No Worry “Thor” Has Returned

No Worry “Thor” Has Returned

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Contagious pitching can be like the hitting. You can say that about the Mets the past two games at Citi Field. Jacob deGrom had to improve and he delivered Wednesday night in a Mets loss […]

by · May 2, 2019 · Sports
Robinson Cano Meets  Bronx Latino Leaders

Robinson Cano Meets Bronx Latino Leaders

Earlier today, Robinson Canó and Luis Rojas joined students at Ellis Prep (NYC Mission Society) in the Riverdale area of the Bronx and participated in a student-designed project about character and identity. The Mets’ Latino Leaders Program aims to utilize the […]

by · May 1, 2019 · Sports
Coppola: d’Arnaud D-Gone

Coppola: d’Arnaud D-Gone

By William Coppola Travis d’Arnaud being designating for assignment by the Mets was inevitable. The one time first round draft pick by the Phillies in 2007, was at one time the best catching prospect in baseball. We here in NY […]

by · April 30, 2019 · Sports
Gio returned To His Favorite Ballpark

Gio returned To His Favorite Ballpark

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor This is how it works. The Mets were the preferred choice for Gio Gonzalez but the bullpen was not suitable. So the Milwaukee Brewers were second on the list and their struggling pitching staff needed […]

by · April 28, 2019 · Sports