5 Biggest Troublemakers In NYC Metropolitan-Area Sports HistoryGeno Smith is far from the most confrontational figure in New York City-area sports history. Who are the top five? Let's find out.
Joe Torre, Bobby Cox, Tony La Russa Headed To Hall Of Fame"I got choked up real quick," Torre, who won four World Series titles managing the Yankees, said on WFAN radio Monday. "It's something I'm sort of in a daze right now about."
Joe Torre, Tony La Russa, Bobby Cox On Hall Of Fame Ballot Retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox will join holdovers George Steinbrenner and Marvin Miller on the Hall of Fame expansion era committee ballot next month.
Reggie Jackson On WFAN: Radio Silence Regarding A-RodMr. October isn't afraid of a little controversy. So perhaps it was telling Wednesday when the man who voices his opinion on everything said absolutely nothing about embattled Yankees star Alex Rodriguez.
Reggie Jackson Accuses Mets Of Bigotry In BookThe Hall of Famer alleges that he wasn't selected No. 1 overall in the 1966 draft because the Mets thought he'd be a "social problem" due to his relationship with a Mexican woman, according to the New York Post.
Current Yankees Turmoil Making 'The Bronx Zoo' Years Look TameYankees broadcaster Suzyn Waldman said of the acrimonious Yankees: "This is uncharted territory."
Sweeny: 30 Years Later, Pine Tar Game Still Sticking To George BrettFor being such a great player, Brett had -- prior to the Pine Tar Incident -- gained his greatest national attention for an ill-timed case of hemorrhoids during the 1980 World Series.
Brett Looks Back At Infamous 1983 Pine Tar Game Versus YankeesGeorge Brett raced from of the dugout, his arms flailing wildly after his home run was taken away in the infamous "Pine Tar Game."
Keidel: Should Derek Jeter Retire?Only the most jaded Jeter fans could ignore the obvious. Derek Jeter is older, slower, and injured. There will be a day when he can't play anymore. Will it be this year or next?
Silverman: Girardi Must Keep A-Rod On The Bench Against The O'sJoe Girardi must finish the job. He took the first step when he put Alex Rodriguez (.083 in the series) on the bench in the ninth inning on Wednesday night and had Raul Ibanez pinch-hit for him. He must now leave him there.
Keidel: Derek Jeter The Greatest Yankee Ever? He's Not Even In The Top 5If you want those of us who eulogized Jeter last year to apologize, you got it. I’m sorry. But to bend the other way and embalm the man in faerie dust is equally misguided. He's great, just not the greatest.
Yankees Announce Lineup For 66th Old Timers' DayThe New York Yankees have announced that nearly 50 former Yankees will attend the 66th annual Old Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium on Sunday, July 1st.