Every kid who grew up loving baseball in the 1960’s knew this; Mickey Mantle won the Triple Crown in 1956 with 52 Home Runs, 130 RBIs and a .353 batting average. But what was The Mick’s WAR?
Each week, 1010 WINS sports director Marc Ernay nominates the most inept figures in sports.
Not since “disco rice,” had someone so uniquely described just how unpleasant a task hauling household trash can be during a heat wave.
If miracle diets and baldness cures worked, I’d be one chiseled stud with thick black hair. I’m not.
1010 WINS spoke with the executive producer of the show just one day before the dazzling display is set to hit the skies over the East River.
It is sad to say but as long as the bullet-riddled bodies are found in a few scattered outer borough neighborhoods the murders will make the occasional headlines then fade from our collective memory.
I tweet and I post on Facebook, but I often wonder why.
According to pioneering former General Manager Joel Chaseman, the move came after Westinghouse Broadcasting expressed concerns in 1964 with the New York radio station it had purchased two years earlier.
The shop owners in Williamsburg are really worried. They say all of the tourists in Manhattan take the L train to Williamsburg to shop.
On Sunday, April 19, the Empire State Building will go blue, white and gold in honor of 1010 WINS’ 50th anniversary.
While questioning folks from different boroughs and neighborhoods about a report that says there has been a spike in murders this year, I was reminded just how commonplace the sound of gunfire has become.
New York is home to two mediocre major league baseball teams which means the Yankees and Mets could meet in the World Series.
The city’s hawk population is thriving and as these killing machines of the avian kingdom will do, they have left the carcasses of squirrels and pigeons strewn about the gardens and grass.
Judge Jerald “Jerry” Klein passed away this past Sunday. He was 66.
Hey, Ben Franklin, stick to lightning rods. Leave our clocks alone.