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Tic Tic Toc The Mets Are On The Clock

By Williams Coppola: Contributing Writer Bronx Chronicle Sports Only 68 days until pitchers and catchers report to their spring training complexes in 2020. It’s nice to watch that count down every winter. Thank goodness my granddaughter is still playing travel ball in California. […]

by · December 5, 2019 · Sports
Coppola: Astros, Send Them To The Moon!

Coppola: Astros, Send Them To The Moon!

By William Coppola- Contributing Writer Bronx Chronicle Sports So what is the biggest story today, the impeachment inquiry in our nations capital or the Hoston Astros being exposed as cheaters? I’m going with the Astros. Washington has already had enough […]

by · November 15, 2019 · Sports
Nationals Win Was Historic And Here Is Why

Nationals Win Was Historic And Here Is Why

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Alex Cora managed the Red Sox to a World Series championship last October and Wednesday night Dave Martinez became the second Latino manager in two years to do the same with the Washington Nationals.  But […]

by · October 31, 2019 · Sports
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Coppola: Water Cooler Talk Of The Day

By William Coppola- Contributing Writer Bronx Chronicle Sports Well slap me silly and call the Coast Guard. Did we just see what baseball used to look like last night? There was actually water cooler talk this morning about a baseball […]

by · October 30, 2019 · Sports
Coppola: That Darn Strike Box

Coppola: That Darn Strike Box

By William Coppola: Contributing Writer Bronx Chronicle Sports Balls and strikes in this World Series have become a focal point on too many pitches and the whole game has become too technical in how we watch it. Fractions of an […]

by · October 28, 2019 · Sports
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