All Star Game

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mariano Rivera Not Interested In Starting All-Star Game

It would be a great moment for New York and the retiring Rivera. His start could even be justified with statistics. But there’s one problem: he’s just not interested.

06/24/2013

David Wright (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

David Wright Takes Lead From Giants’ Sandoval In All-Star Voting

The push to start Wright in the All-Star Game is paying off. “You can’t stop the momentum,” WFAN co-host Boomer Esiason said Monday.

06/24/2013

The girls at work (credit: Al Dukes/WFAN)

That’s Wright! Boomer & Carton ‘All-Star Sweatshop’ A Total Success

Carton announced just prior to signing off the air that the final box of 1,500 ballots was about to make its way to the workshop. All told, the team tallied 70,000 votes for D-Wright.

06/21/2013

David Wright (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

B&C Morning Show: ‘Wright-eous’ All-Star Tribute Song Lyrics

There you have it. Craigie is hoping this catches on as THE definitive “Vote Wright” anthem.

06/20/2013

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Mets Ace Matt Harvey Eyeing All-Star Start At Citi Field

Harvey has “absolutely” thought about making this year’s NL All-Star team. Getting the starting nod would be even better.

06/19/2013

The Gray Line David Wright bus (credit: Jerry Recco/Twitter)

Boomer & Carton Land ‘David Wright Bus’ For All-Star Ballot Punchers

WFAN radio co-host Craig Carton promised he’d end Tuesday’s program with the keys — and he delivered.

06/18/2013

David Wright (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

David Wright Asks Mets To Tone Down All-Star Voting Campaign

“As much as I’d like to be here to represent this team in the All-Star game,” the captain said, “we can’t let this become an in-between inning, one-player production.”

06/14/2013

David Wright (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Mets Reached Out To Cougar Life To Get Women To Vote For D-Wright For ASG

As first reported by Deadspin, a member of the Mets’ marketing department reached out to cougarlife.com, “the cougar dating site for younger hot men to meet sexy older professional women,” in an effort to get women to vote for the six-time All-Star.

06/13/2013

David Wright (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images), Robinson Cano (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

David Wright, Robinson Cano Named Captains For Home Run Derby

The derby is scheduled for July 15 at Citi Field as part of All-Star weekend festivities in New York City.

06/12/2013

Mookie Wilson

Mets Hall Of Famer Mookie Wilson Talks All-Star Weekend On The Couch

This July, Major League Baseball’s best players will hop on the 7 train and head to Queens for the All-Star game — it’s the first time Citi Field is hosting the mid-summer classic.

05/17/2013

Mariano Rivera (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Mariano Rivera Flattered By #StartMo All-Star Movement, But Says No Thanks

Word of baseball writer Bill Chuck’s campaign to start Mariano Rivera in this year’s All-Star Game has traveled all the way to the Bronx. In fact, the Yankees closer knows all about it. And he says thanks, but no thanks.

05/16/2013

David Wright at City Hall (credit: MLB)

MLB All-Star Week Events Announced; Wright Excited To Host Game At Citi Field

Mayor Michael Bloomberg welcomed Mets star third baseman and team captain David Wright and other fan favorites to City Hall on Wednesday as more details of the Midsummer Classic were unveiled.

04/24/2013

2013 NBA All-Star Game

West Tops East In NBA All-Star Game; Chris Paul Named MVP

Kevin Durant scored 30 points, MVP Chris Paul had 20 points and 15 assists, and the Western Conference beat the East 143-138 on Sunday night in the NBA All-Star game.

02/17/2013

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Raptors Rookie Ross Wins Dunk Contest At NBA All-Star Weekend

Terrence Ross had to settle his nerves at the start of the All-Star dunk contest. By the end, he was calming down a ball boy he needed as a prop for his winning slam.

02/17/2013

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Novak To Make Three-Point Shootout Debut

Knicks forward Steve Novak will make his three-point contest debut tonight for the beginning of the NBA’s All-Star Weekend in Houston, Texas.

02/16/2013

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