Al Leiter

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Boomer & Carton: Al Leiter Opens Up On Opening Day

While chatting with Leiter, Craig cued Yankee Stadium organ player Paul Cartier, who was on hand banging the keys throughout the morning…


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Boomer & Carton: Al Leiter Chimes In On Tanaka, Pitch Counts And More

Al Dukes presumably booked Al Leiter to join the big radio program while working up a sweat — the two are members at the same gym.


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Al Leiter On MLB, Pineda And Pine Tar: ‘It’s A Stupid Rule’

Ex-MLB pitcher tells WFAN it’s “not a big deal” that Yankees starter Michael Pineda appeared to have a foreign substance on his pitching hand against the Red Sox.


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Leiter: Tanaka Needs To Be As Advertised For Yankees To Play Well Into October

For the Yankees to be what their fans expect them to be this season, their pitching will have to be exceptional. One hurler in particular will have a high-powered microscope viewing his every move.


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Not Buying Into It: Al Leiter Says Mets Are ‘Not A Playoff Team’

“I think the Mets are where they are,” Leiter said. “The Nationals are the team to beat, (the) Atlanta Braves are very good, who knows with the Marlins and Phillies. They’re just, to me, they’re not a playoff team.”


The red carpet on 42nd Street for the ninth annual MLB All-Star Red Carpet Show. (credit: WCBS 880's Paul Murnane)

MLB All-Star Red Carpet Show Gives Fans Free Up-Close Look At Players

The trip started at Bryant Park on 42nd Street and Sixth Avenue, on about 80,000 square feet of red carpet, and continued past Grand Central Terminal.


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Mets’ Davis, Yankees’ Robertson To Hold Sandy Relief Golf Tournament

It will be held July 17 at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, the course for the 2002 and 2009 U.S. Open. The tournament is scheduled for the day after the All-Star game at Citi Field in New York.


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Stories From Main Street: New York Mets Go To Bat For One Of Their Own In N.J.

Today, we have a story of people really stepping up the plate for someone in need.


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B&C Morning Show: Al Leiter Has Some Fun Talkin’ Baseball

The majority of the conversation between the guys revolved around the Yanks, as they prepare to take on either the Orioles or Rangers Sunday.


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B&C Morning Show: Al Leiter Calls-In At The Perfect Time

While Craig was asking Boomer for advice about what style of underwear he should purchase, Al Leiter called-in on the hotline and found the conversation all too familiar.


Francisco Cervelli #29 of the New York Yankees is late with the tag on David Wright #5 of the New York Mets who scored in the first inning on June 18, 2010 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Coutinho: What Is The Most Memorable Subway Series Game?

As we head into Round 2 of the 2012 Subway Series, I am often asked what is the best game in this series I have ever seen since I have been at all of these encounters.


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B&C Morning Show: Al Leiter Talks Hardball

Former big-league pitcher and current analyst on the MLB Network, the great Al Leiter joined Boomer and Craig via the hotline to break down the young baseball season.


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B&C Morning Show: Al Leiter Breaks It Down

When Al Dukes informed Boomer & Craig that former big league pitcher Al Leiter was going to join the Program today, the Dynamic Radio Duo tried to figure out why. Not to worry though, Leiter is always entertaining…


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B&C Morning Show: Al Leiter Has A Little Fun Talking Yankees Baseball

Al Leiter took some time out of his busy morning to call in and chat about the sport he once played professionally: baseball.


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B&C Morning Show: Podcast, Al Leiter ‘Saves’ John Franco And Moment of the Day

Craig challenged John Franco to use his contacts and book an A-list guest for the 9 a.m. hour. Things didn’t look all that good until Franco’s old buddy Al Leiter called in and saved the day.