The contract still needs to be ratified by the union’s 8,000 members.
Forget about the Marlins or their fan base. I wonder about the $325-million man who has set himself up to live under unfathomable pressure.
Another union agreed to a contract this past weekend with the Metropolitan Opera, in the wake of the threat of a lockout last month.
Members of the unions representing most Long Island Rail Road workers have approved the four-year contract that was negotiated last month.
New York City public school teachers voted Tuesday to approve a new contract with the city.
Kyle Farnsworth hopes to get a chance to stick it to the Mets. The reliever was released after Wednesday’s game against the Yankees, just two days after closing out a Subway Series win.
“I am very bitter right now,” Farnsworth said.
The NBA’s first openly gay player had finished his second 10-day contract, which meant the Nets had to sign him for the remainder of the season if they wanted to keep him.
The plan was for the league to use Secaucus High School as a staging area. The town had a contract with the NFL for the arrangement, but the league backed out at the last minute.
Rex Ryan went from the hot seat to some job security. Well, at least through the next two seasons. “I’m glad to be a Jet. I’m happy to be a Jet. That’s never changed,” the coach said Thursday.
Union leaders at Stop & Shop stores were holding meetings with membership Sunday evening, as they discuss the possibility of a strike or work stoppage.
Girardi was reportedly interested in exploring the Chicago Cubs’ opening, but Yankees brass made it clear they wanted a speedy resolution.
Say it ain’t so, Joe! The Yankees manager “wants to formally explore the Cubs’ opening after weeks of back-channel feelers,” according to the Chicago Sun-Times.
The Yankees want Joe Girardi back — so they’d better work quickly. New York will have less than a month to hammer out a deal before the Chicago Cubs can make their move.
Woodson won’t head into this season as a lame-duck coach.
Does Girardi want to stay? Take a look at his answers during a long session with reporters Sunday morning and decide for yourself…