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Past Yankees HOPE Week honorees return for a luncheon aboard the Intrepid on June 16, 2014. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Mariano Rivera, David Cone Return For Yankees’ HOPE Week

HOPE Week — which stands for “Helping Others Persevere and Excel” honors five people each year for making a difference in their communities by surprising them with a day celebrating their accomplishments.

06/16/2014

David Cone (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Cone Advises Banned A-Rod To Stay Far Away From Yankees Spring Training

David Cone is about as beloved a former Yankee as there is, so when he suggests that Alex Rodriguez should avoid spring training like the plague, it might not be a bad idea for the disgraced slugger to comply.

02/05/2014

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Selig, A-Rod Attend Michael Weiner’s Funeral

Dave Winfield, Frank Thomas, David Cone, Bobby Bonilla and incoming union head Tony Clark attended the funeral as well.

11/24/2013

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Yankees Honor Mariano By Retiring #42 In Monument Park

The New York Yankees are honoring career saves leader Mariano Rivera in a 50 plus minute pregame ceremony.

09/22/2013

David Cone (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

David Cone Clears The Air About Allegedly Swearing On Yankees Broadcast

During the Yankees-Rays game this past Saturday, YES Network commentator and former Yankees and Mets pitcher David Cone may have let a swear word slip out while on the air.

07/29/2013

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Hartnett: Don Mattingly’s Hall Of Fame Candidacy Deserves Another Look

Donnie Baseball deserves another look from Hall of Fame voters. Between 1984-1987, Mattingly averaged 29 home runs and 120 RBIs per season. His on-base plus slugging during that stretch was .918, .939, .967 and .937.

07/18/2013

The Yankees celebrate winning the 1998 World Series in a sweep over the San Diego Padres. (Photo by Vincent Laforet /Allsport /Getty Images)

Sweeny: Best Team Ever? David Cone Reflects On ’98 Yankees, Part 2

“There wasn’t panic, but there were fingers on the button,” Cone told WFAN’s Sweeny Murti. “We saw it potentially slipping away.”

05/16/2013

Joe Torre and David Cone celebrate advancing to the ALCS in 1998. AFP PHOTO Paul BUCK (Photo credit should read PAUL BUCK/AFP/Getty Images)

Sweeny: 15 Years Already? David Cone Reflects On ’98 Yankees, Part 1

Sweeny and Cone talk about how the Bombers overcame a potentially disastrous start to the season, two turning-point games in May, and the arrival of El Duque.

05/14/2013

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Giglio: Captaincy Is Just The Start — Wright Could Be The Greatest Met Ever

Wright isn’t just “Captain America” or Mr. Met or the fourth captain in franchise history. He has a chance to go down as the greatest player in franchise history.

03/22/2013

Yankees legend Bernie Williams plays the guitar/file (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Bernie Williams, Paul Simon Steal Show At Hillside Food Outreach Gala

For the fewer than 300 in attendance, what a treat it was to hear Simon and Williams perform together. The set list included “Mrs. Robinson,” “The Boxer” and “Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard.”

01/28/2013

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Palladino: ‘Uncharitable’ Dickey Deserves NL Cy Young Award

R.A. Dickey: Great year. Great story. Lousy team. We all love a good fairy tale, but the knuckler has to win 20 to have a chance — though it shouldn’t be that way.

09/14/2012

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Palladino: Clot Not End Of World For Dillon Gee

The blood clot in Dillon Gee’s right shoulder probably proved the end of his season. But it’s not the end of the world.

07/12/2012

Yogi Berra, Whitey Ford, Reggie Jackson.  (credit: Mike McCann)

Yankees Announce Lineup For 66th Old Timers’ Day

The 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.

06/25/2012

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Keidel: Santana’s Siren Song

Maybe Santana’s gem served notice. Maybe the Mets have entered into that glorious, sporting ether where stats, reason, and recent history needn’t apply. And no one, from pundits to bookies, can explain it.

06/04/2012

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Palladino: Perfection Not Mets’ Way

If a Mets pitcher wants to pitch a no-hitter or, better, a perfect game, the first order of business is to find his way out of the organization.

04/23/2012

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