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Yankees Are Ready For Astros Or Rays

Yankees Are Ready For Astros Or Rays

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Make all the comparisons, analyze all the stats and if the upset minded Rays don’t finish off the Astros we are back to a rematch in the Bronx and in Houston of a classic ALCS […]

by · October 10, 2019 · Sports
Coppola: The Wacky World Of Baseball

Coppola: The Wacky World Of Baseball

By William Coppola: Contributing Writer/ Bronx Chronicle Sports Wow, what a wild playoff season so far. When the heavily favorite Astros play the “How are they even still playing” Tampa Bay Rays tonight, in what will be the final game of their […]

by · October 10, 2019 · Sports
Hubie Brooks: Mets Alumni’ Program And His Visit

Hubie Brooks: Mets Alumni’ Program And His Visit

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor The organization that saw what Hubie Brooks had as a ballplayer was the New York Mets and it came at a time as a third overall round draft pick in 1978. Then the Mets were […]

by · September 28, 2019 · Sports
Home Field Is Yankees Goal With Division Clinched

Home Field Is Yankees Goal With Division Clinched

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Bronx, NY: The  business of clinching their first division title since 2012 has been accomplished as it was Thursday night for the Yankees.There are four more steps to go in a quest for a 28th […]

by · September 21, 2019 · Sports
Yankees Statement regarding Domingo German Domestic Violence Situation

Yankees Statement regarding Domingo German Domestic Violence Situation

STATEMENT FROM THE NEW YORK YANKEES RE: PLACEMENT OF DOMINGO GERMÁN ON ADMINISTRATIVE LEAVE UNDER THE JOINT MLB-MLBPA DOMESTIC VIOLENCE POLICY   “We fully support all measures being undertaken by the Commissioner’s Office pursuant to the Policy on Domestic Violence. We support […]

by · September 19, 2019 · Sports
NY Yankees pitcher Luis Severino. Credit: Wikipedia

Severino returns; Betances Setback For Yankees

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Luis Severino made his anticipated return on the mound Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium and the right-hander left little doubt about not being effective in his first start of the season. He threw four shutout […]

by · September 18, 2019 · Sports
Coppola: Let Them Pitch

Coppola: Let Them Pitch

By William Coppola- Contributing Sports Columnist Enough is enough with all this analytical stuff when it comes to pitch counts in professional baseball. Pitchers arms will not fall off if they pitch nine innings. Nolan Ryan, Steve Carlton, Jim Palmer and […]

by · September 16, 2019 · Sports
Pitching And Raji Davis; Mets Still Wild Card Hunting

Pitching And Raji Davis; Mets Still Wild Card Hunting

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor This was vintage Jacob deGrom Saturday night at Citi Field. It was also Seth Lugo and Justin Wilson out of the bullpen. And it was Rajai Davis, the veteran who came off the bench and […]

by · September 15, 2019 · Sports
Not A Good Weekend Start For Mets

Not A Good Weekend Start For Mets

By William Coppola/ Contributing Sports Columnist Bronx Chronicle Dodgers vs Mets. Clayton Kershaw vs Noah Sunderdaard. Western division champs vs a team with a legitimate shot at the wild card. So what is all the talk in the press box, […]

by · September 14, 2019 · Sports
Decision Time Worked For Mets And The Manager

Decision Time Worked For Mets And The Manager

By Rich Mancuso./ Sports Editor Todd Frazier drove in all three runs Tuesday night at Citi Field and a 3-2 win for the Mets over the Diamndbacks kept their NL wild card hopes alive. But this was one of those […]

by · September 11, 2019 · Sports
Opener In Yankees Plans?

Opener In Yankees Plans?

By Rich Mancuso. Sports Editor Tuesday evening the Yankees hit five home runs and James Paxton on the mound tied his season high with  12 strikeouts to go along with seven scoreless innings. The Yankees followed a similar format Wednesday […]

by · September 5, 2019 · Sports
Mets Appoint New Scouting Director

Mets Appoint New Scouting Director

The New York Mets today announced that the club has named Bryn Alderson the team’s Professional Scouting Director and Jeff Lebow, Assistant Director, Professional Scouting. “Bryn and Jeff are talented members of the baseball operations department,” Mets Executive Vice President […]

by · September 3, 2019 · Sports
Hole This Time Is Asking A Lot From The Mets

Hole This Time Is Asking A Lot From The Mets

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Two sliders thrown by Jacob deGrom Thursday night were damining blows to the Mets at Citi Field. And a  backup catcher for the Chicago Cubs playing first base, Victor Caratini, in the lineup because Anthony […]

by · August 30, 2019 · Sports
NoT Time For Mets To Stop Getting Timely Hits

NoT Time For Mets To Stop Getting Timely Hits

By Rich Mancuso. Sports Editor This is the series at Citi Field for the Mets with the Chicago Cubs and perhaps a defining one that could determine if there will be meaningful  games being played as the calendar gets close […]

by · August 28, 2019 · Sports
Energized Mets Keep Going

Energized Mets Keep Going

By Rich Mancuso. Sports Editor After a long Thursday night at Citi Field that included two combined rain delays of three hours, the Mets continued their energy during this winning run since the all-star break. Manager Mickey Callaway said to […]

by · August 23, 2019 · Sports