A Look At Some Of The Longest Home Runs Ever Hit In NYC BallparksWe thought it would be a good time to look at some of the longest bombs hit at New York stadiums, even those no longer standing.
Westchester Woman Traces Her Mets Fandom All The Way Back To The Brooklyn DodgersIt's doubtful that any of those fans have more experience than 100-year-old Adeline Russo. The Westchester County woman said she has been a Mets fan since before they were even a team.
Blast From The Past: 7 Historic Former New York Sports VenuesHere are seven historic ballparks and arenas that New York teams have left behind.
By The Numbers: Breaking Down The Subway Series From A Historical Perspective Before interleague play, the term "Subway Series" was pretty much reserved for the World Series. But no city has had the number of Subway Series that The Big Apple has.
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.
Ebbets Field Flagpole Makes Its Way To Barclays CenterThe flagpole had been donated to a local VFW post after the stadium was demolished in 1960 and remained at that site until Nets part-owner Bruce Ratner, the Barclays Center developer, obtained it in 2007 with the plan of bringing it here.
Coutinho: Remembering Jackie Robinson Jackie Robinson broke baseball's color barrier on this day 65 years ago.
By The Numbers: Forgotten Royalty: The Duke Of FlatbushWith the World Series this month, I thought it might be well to compare three icons… to give Duke his due, so to speak
Players, Teammates Remember Brooklyn Legend Duke SniderBrooklyn Dodgers legend Duke Snider died Sunday. He was 84. "Duke was a fine man, a terrific hitter and a great friend, even though he was a Dodger," Giants Hall of Famer Willie Mays said.
Duke Snider Dead At Age 84Duke Snider, the Hall of Fame center fielder for the charmed "Boys of Summer" who helped the Dodgers bring their elusive and only World Series crown to Brooklyn, died early Sunday, he was 84.