Cooperstown

Credit: Michael Nagle/Getty Images

This Week In Baseball: ‘Shoeless’ Joe’s Failed Reinstatement Bid, What It Means For Pete Rose

The Commissioner denied an appeal for reinstatement on the behalf of White Sox legend “Shoeless” Joe Jackson, what does that mean for Pete Rose?

09/01/2015

(Photo Credit: Roseanne Caleca/Foster Dogs NYC)

Bark In The Park Features Parade Of Pooches at MCU Park

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) There will be a whole lot of slobbering, tail wagging and barking going on in Brooklyn on Sunday, August 2nd as “Bark In The Park” returns for the 8th year to the […]

07/31/2015

Reggie Jackson (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Reggie Jackson Apologizes To Fans For Profanity-Laden Outburst

Yankees great Reggie Jackson says he’s sorry for using profanity in public after a confrontation with an autograph-seeking fan in Cooperstown.

07/26/2015

Craig Biggio (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images), Randy Johnson (Photo by Jeff Carlick/Getty Images), Pedro Martinez (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images), John Smoltz (Photo by Tony Ranze/AFP/Getty Images)

Biggio, Johnson, Pedro And Smoltz Ready To Enter Hall

Three dominated on the mound, the other excelled at three positions up the middle. Together they left a remarkable imprint on baseball.

07/24/2015

Photo Credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images

Your Baseball-Centric Travel Guide To Cooperstown

Travel guide to Cooperstown, New York, home of the world famous National Baseball Hall of Fame.

06/17/2015

A Cincinnati Reds fan displays a sign in support of Pete Rose during a game at Great American Ball Park on August 13, 2014. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Jared Max: Dear MLB, Stop Playing God — Play Ball!

It is time to dismount from your two-faced high horse and open the door for Pete Rose. Shoeless Joe Jackson, too.

03/17/2015

Pedro Martinez appears on "Letterman" on January 7, 2015. (CBS/Late Show with David Letterman)

WATCH: New Hall Of Famers Deliver ‘Letterman’ Top 10

The 2015 Baseball Hall of Fame class is on its way to Cooperstown. But first, a field trip to the Ed Sullivan Theater.

01/08/2015

Craig Biggio with the Houston Astros in 1991 (Photo by John Swart/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Congrats To Craig Biggio, The Pride Of Seton Hall University

There’s another part of Craig Biggio’s road to the Hall of Fame that should be highlighted: the Seton Hall University baseball program.

01/07/2015

Craig Biggio (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images), Randy Johnson (Photo by Jeff Carlick/Getty Images), Pedro Martinez (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images), John Smoltz (Photo by Tony Ranze/AFP/Getty Images)

Johnson, Martinez, Smoltz And Biggio Heading To Cooperstown

The Big Unit, Martinez and Smoltz earned induction on their first tries, and Biggio made it on the third attempt after falling two votes shy last year.

01/06/2015

Mike Piazza (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mike Piazza Misses Hall Of Fame Cut, Falls Short For Third Time

The slugger received 69.9 percent of the vote (384 of 549 votes) from members of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America, short of the 75 percent needed for election.

01/06/2015

Mike Piazza celebrates after the Mets' victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 5 of the 2000 National League Championship Series. (Photo credit should read DOUG KANTER/AFP/Getty Images)

Kallet: Overlooked And Underappreciated Piazza Belongs In Cooperstown

It’s a baseball crime that the Mets legend wasn’t elected in his first two years on the ballot, and if he’s shunned a third time it will be a full-blown disgrace.

01/06/2015

Mike Piazza (Photo by Matt Campbell/AFP/Getty Images), Pedro Martinez  (Photo by Matt Campbell/AFP/Getty Images), Randy Johnson (Photo by Todd Warshaw/Allsport/Getty Images), John Smoltz  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

What You Need To Know Ahead Of Tuesday’s Hall Of Fame Announcement

Johnson, Martinez and Smoltz appear to be shoo-ins for election. Joining them could be Piazza and Biggio in what is shaping up as the biggest class of inductees in 60 years.

01/06/2015

Mike Piazza hits a walk-off solo home run in the 11th inning against the San Francisco Giants on May 6, 2004, at Shea Stadium. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Public Ballots Show Mike Piazza Taking Big Hack At Hall Of Fame

Is this the year the great Mets catcher takes his place in Cooperstown — or will he go 0 for 3?

01/01/2015

(L to R) Carl Furillo, Gil Hodges and Sandy Amoros (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Gil Hodges Jr. On WFAN: Support Overkill Hurt Dad’s Chances At Hall

Gil 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.

12/09/2014

Don Mattingly (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Palladino: The Great ‘Donnie Baseball’ Will Have No Luck On Final Ballot

While our local baseball teams continue to track free agents and send out trade feelers, something else happened this week. The Hall of Fame voters received their ballots, and with them a bittersweet reminder of one former great.

11/28/2014

more