Gil Hodges Jr. On WFAN: Support Overkill Hurt Dad's Chances At HallGil Hodges Jr. says his family is dealing with "another major disappointment" after his famous father was once again denied entry to the Baseball Hall of Fame.
5 Times MLB Game Protests Have Been UpheldWith the San Francisco Giants being the first team since 1986 to successfully protest a game, we decided to take a look back at some of the past protested games upheld by the MLB. Here's five times MLB game protests have been upheld:
Officials Renew Push To Have Jackie Robinson's Brooklyn Home Declared LandmarkThere's doubt about the historical significance of a Brooklyn house that was once home to Jackie Robinson, but don't tell that to supporters of an effort to grant city landmark status to the house.
By The Numbers: All-Time AL NYC Vs. All-Time NL NYC — Who Would Win?I thought I would round out this discussion by choosing all-time teams: one comprised solely of Yankees and the other with players from the New York Giants, Brooklyn Dodgers and New York Mets.
By The Numbers: Is NY A National League Or American League City? (Part 2)This is a follow-up from my previous column, where the question under consideration was: Is New York an American League city or a National League city?
Top 5 Opening Day Moments In MLB HistorySome Opening Day moments changed the game forever, others are just really freakin' cool. Here are five of our favorites.
Nets Tip Cap To Brooklyn Baseball With Alternate JerseysThe sleeved V-neck top is a departure from the Nets' redesigned look. The jersey is blue and gray instead of black and white, an obvious homage to the Brooklyn Dodgers.
Keidel: New York's Dodger BluesNot only do many of us see the Dodgers as a five borough endeavor, an extension of our blue-collar grit and white-collar elitism, but we now must watch our enemy rocket to the top with a Yankee icon at the helm.
By The Numbers: Just Who Was Arky Vaughan?Vaughan was selected for nine All-Star squads and finished third in the National League MVP voting in both 1935 and 1938.
Jackie Robinson World Series Glove Auctioned For $373,002A glove worn by baseball icon Jackie Robinson in the 1955 and 1956 World Series has been auctioned for $373,002.
Nets CEO Brett Yormark Talks Exciting Times In Brooklyn"Having a seventh game here in Brooklyn on our court is something that, obviously, we were hoping for. Our players delivered. And I think the fans are going to deliver in a big time way tomorrow night," Yormark told WCBS 880's Steve Scott.
Baseball Holds Annual Jackie Robinson Day In Ballparks Across AmericaBaseball is holding its annual Jackie Robinson Day on the 66th anniversary of his breaking Major League Baseball's color barrier with the Brooklyn Dodgers.