All Star Game

Matt Harvey (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

MUST-WATCH: Matt Harvey Asks New Yorkers About Matt Harvey

In a skit on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon,” the Mets’ ace took to the New York streets to interview Mets fans and native New Yorkers about himself … Matt Harvey.

07/16/2013

Matt Harvey (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images), Mariano Rivera (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Matt Harvey To Start All-Star Game; Mariano Rivera To Finish?

The first and last pitch of the All-Star Game could well be “New York, New York.”

07/16/2013

Matt Harvey (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Matt Harvey To Start For NL In All-Star Game; Wright Batting Cleanup

Amazin’! Mets ace Matt Harvey will be getting the ball for the National League in Tuesday’s All-Star Game at Citi Field.

07/15/2013

A man takes a drink of water in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Local Workers Do What They Can To Keep Cool

The extreme heat has settled over the Tri-State area, with temperatures expected to soar into the 90s through at least Friday.

07/15/2013

Boomer & Carton with David Wright (Credit: Al Dukes/WFAN)

LISTEN: Wright Thanks Fans, Talks About Buzz Surrounding ASG

“Just driving here, seeing the jerseys, seeing the buzz, feeling the energy that the All-Star Game means to New York, it’s going to be fun,” Wright told Boomer & Carton.

07/15/2013

Rafael Montero at 2013 All-Star Futures Game (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mets Prospects Syndergaard, Montero Impress At All-Star Futures Game

The opening event for three days of All-Star festivities at Citi Field, the Futures Game certainly had a Mets flavor in their home ballpark.

07/15/2013

Fans pose in front of All-Star apple at Citi Field (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Tickets Still Available For Home Run Derby As All-Stars Align In Queens

Tickets for Monday night’s Home Run Derby were available Sunday evening on MLB’s website, priced at $205, $263, $267, $300 and $310. Nearly 2,700 resale tickets were listed on StubHub for $112-$2,327.

07/15/2013

CC Sabathia walks off the mound after giving up eight runs and eight hits in four innings against the Minnesota Twins at Yankee Stadium on July 14, 2013. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Boo-Birds Let It Rip In Bronx As Yankees Limp Into All-Star Break

“That was probably one of the uglier games I’ve seen in this stadium for sure,” Vernon Wells said. “Just anything we did wrong came back to bite us.”

07/15/2013

Wheelchair bound athletes put their skills on display at the MLB All Star Fan Fest. (Credit CBS 2)

New York Mets And Major League Baseball Reach Out To Wheelchair Athletes

With all of the excitement surrounding the upcoming Major League Baseball All Star Game the timing was perfect for athletes from the Wheelchair Sports Federation to put their own skills on display on Sunday.

07/14/2013

Mookie Wilson opens up FanFest at the Javits Center (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

2013 All-Star FanFest Kicks Off At Javits Center

All-Star festivities in New York officially kicked off Friday when the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center opened its doors to FanFest, the world’s largest interactive baseball theme park.

07/12/2013

Jennie Finch (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images), Rollie Fingers (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton Announce Rosters For All-Star Legends And Celebrity Softball Game

With Craig recently taking home the 2013 Pulse of the People Award, Boomer will be looking for his redemption.

07/12/2013

Pedro Alvarez (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

What Controversy? Alvarez Replaces CarGo In Wright’s HR Derby Team

Wright found himself on the receiving end of backlash from fans, players and broadcasters in Pittsburgh this week for leaving Alvarez off his derby team.

07/12/2013

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Sports Verdict: Which Team Has The Better All-Star Game Roster? AL Vs. NL

With the two leagues set to square off in their annual exhibition featuring its greatest stars on July 16, all eyes will be on Citi Field. With home field advantage during the World Series on the line, the question very simply put is, can the National League maintain its grip on the contest for the fourth straight year?

07/11/2013

Matt Harvey (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)

Matt Harvey ‘On Board’ With Mets’ Decision To Skip Start

The right-hander won’t take the mound on Saturday against the Pittsburgh Pirates, making it even more likely he could start the All-Star Game.

07/11/2013

The Mets-Willets Point stop on the 7 Train (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

LIRR Urging Baseball Fans To Take The Train To The Game During All-Star Week

The train, on the railroad’s Port Washington branch, takes just 19 minutes from Penn Station and 17 minutes from Great Neck, LIRR president Helena Williams said.

07/10/2013

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