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Negron captures the game and more in the community

Negron captures the game and more in the community

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor   Ray Negron arrived from Yankee Stadium and entered the doorway of the TM Baseball and Softball Training Academy on Seabury Avenue in the Bronx.  The special consultant to owners of the New York Yankees who […]

by · June 13, 2016 · Sports

Tigers run into a resurgent Sabathia: Yankees keep rolling

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor A month ago there was that prevailing losing attitude about the New York Yankees.  It was seen on the field, in the clubhouse and most of their enthusiastic fans forgot that not even a third […]

by · June 11, 2016 · Sports

Angels Latest Team to spark Yankees Offense

  By Rich Mancuso / Sports Editor Monday evening the New York Yankees started a stretch of 18-games on their schedule and the lone team with an above .500 record are the Detroit Tigers who visit the Bronx for three […]

by · June 9, 2016 · Sports
WEST 33RD STREET NEXT TO MADISON SQUARE GARDEN RENAMED “MUHAMMAD ALI WAY”

WEST 33RD STREET NEXT TO MADISON SQUARE GARDEN RENAMED “MUHAMMAD ALI WAY”

MAYOR DE BLASIO NAMES WEST 33RD STREET NEXT TO MADISON SQUARE GARDEN “MUHAMMAD ALI WAY”   Honoring “The Greatest,” street between Seventh and Eighth Avenues will be temporarily renamed for the next week   NEW YORK––Mayor Bill de Blasio today […]

by · June 7, 2016 · News, Sports
President Barack Obama Mourns Loss of Muhammad Ali

President Barack Obama Mourns Loss of Muhammad Ali

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali died of septic shock Friday night after he first arrived in the hospital Monday for a respiratory illness, a family spokesman said Saturday.

by · June 5, 2016 · Announcements, Obituary, Sports

Muhammad Ali Was “The Greatest” and Never Was There A Debate

By  Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor  Bert Randolph Sugar the late boxing author and historian wrote about Muhammad Ali in his book “The Ultimate Book of Boxing Lists: “The boxing world was his stage. This playful and boastful fighter became the […]

by · June 5, 2016 · Sports
Felix Verdejo an Christopher Diaz train on 151st street in The Bronx ,New York. Photo by Peter Amador for Top Rank Boxing.

Verdejo vs Diaz: Photo Gallery [Part 2]

Verdejo vs Diaz: Photo Gallery [Part 2] A special report from Rich Mancuso, Sports Editor       Felix Verdejo and Christopher Diaz brought their training camp to East 151st street in the South Bronx last Saturday. To the delight […]

by · June 3, 2016 · Sports
Greg Golson, OF, New Britain Bees (ALPB)

Former Yankee Greg Golson Has The Right Attitude

Former Yankee has the right attitude By Christopher Saunders Greg Golson originally from Austin, Texas,  is in his first season with the Bees.  He arrived in New Britain anxious to be a major contributor to the new team. He  began playing […]

by · June 3, 2016 · Sports
From the Bronx to Orlando: T M Baseball

From the Bronx to Orlando: T M Baseball

From the Bronx to Orlando: T M Baseball By Rich Mancuso, Sports Editor  Orlando FL: Down in central Florida where Disney World and the resorts are a reason to imagine, Tony Melendez and his wife Jessy are in a reality […]

by · June 3, 2016 · Sports
Verdejo vs Diaz: Photo Gallery [Part 1]

Verdejo vs Diaz: Photo Gallery [Part 1]

Verdejo vs Diaz: Photo Gallery [Part 1] On Saturday, Puerto Rican boxer Felix Verdejo joined his upcoming opponent Chris Diaz at a South Bronx street fair.   Both fighters appeared together to promote their upcoming June 11 fight on […]

by · May 31, 2016 · Sports
June 11 Boxing Promo: Verdejo vs Diaz [Video]  

June 11 Boxing Promo: Verdejo vs Diaz [Video] 

Boxing Promo: Verdejo vs Diaz [Video]  Boxer Felix Verdejo joined his opponent Chris Diaz to promote their upcoming June 11 fight taking place on the eve of National Puerto Rican Day Parade on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan. [en Espanol]

by · May 31, 2016 · Sports, Video

Sports Flashback: Gio Gonzalez, Travis d’Arnaud

Nats pitcher Gio Gonzalez does not have an answer for his success pitching against the Mets at Citi Field.

by · May 30, 2016 · Sports

Former #1 Baseball Pick Making Comeback

The journey through the minor leagues for third baseman Josh Vitters of the Bridgeport Bluefish is similar to that of many of his teammates.

by · May 30, 2016 · Sports

There was no DH issue with A-Rod and Beltran: Not this Friday Night

By Rich Mancuso St. Petersburg, Fla. –  It would have been the strong pitching of Masahiro Tanaka Friday night for the New York Yankees at Tropicana Field that was a cause for optimism. The righthander threw seven shutout innings on […]

by · May 28, 2016 · Sports

NHL: Penguins Defeat Lightning To Advance to Stanley Cup Finals

Penguins beat the Bolts, 2-1, to advance to Stanley Cup Finals.

by · May 27, 2016 · Sports