It’s hard to believe that it has been over a quarter of a century since the 1986 Mets captured an entire city with a World Championship, but I was thinking a lot about that season this week.
He announced the stadium shows during live press conferences today in Boston and Chicago. “It was about playing places that meant something,”he said.
What is it with the Yankees and transportation? The Bronx Bombers got a taste of the commuter’s life following their Game 2 loss in the division series against the Orioles.
The brash and supremely confident manager was fired on Thursday, the day after the finale of a season beset with internal sniping and far too many losses.
College football made its return to Yankee Stadium in 2010. Now it seems the Bombers’ chief AL East rivals will have their own gridiron renaissance.
With the Yankees’ offense sputtering, it was vital that Hughes was in complete command when he took the mound at Fenway Park.
It’s panic time — among fans, at least — with the Bombers’ once-comfortable lead in the AL East again whittled down to zilch. And now the bumbling and stumbling has followed the club off the field.
Whatever the Red Sox have left will be focused on beating the Yankees. And while Boston’s hitters may not scare anyone, New York can look to their own lineup for that sensation.
Major League Baseball will stage on-field tributes prior to every game on Tuesday, 11 years after the 9/11 attacks on the the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.
Even if neither New York team reaches its goals, their fans can rejoice in the fates of their foes: archrivals Boston and Philadelphia, who are a combined 30 games out of first place.
The Red Sox struggles have made life easier this season for the New York Yankees, but they have not made life better.
The question here doesn’t involve past achievement, It’s about continuing that pace after the break.
Mark Teixeira hit a two-run single in the Yankees’ five-run first inning and a two-run triple in the seventh to give them the lead for good on Friday night as New York beat the Boston Red Sox 10-8.
The Yankees claimed outfielder Darnell McDonald off waivers from the Red Sox.
Kraft got his head out over his skis when he advocated the NFL putting a permanent franchise in London during an interview with Sky Sports reporter Neil Reynolds.