Hispanics Across America

The scene outside A-Rod's suspension hearing in early October. (credit: Bill Tynan/WCBS 880)

State Politicians Slam MLB, Selig At A-Rod Rally

“He should step down immediately, today, right now,” New York State Senator Adriano Espaillat said Thursday of Commissioner Bud Selig. “We shouldn’t allow him to just exit in so-called glory and retire.”

10/18/2013

Rex Ryan (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images), A-Rod supporter (Photo by Tom Lugauer/WFAN), Eli and Tom (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Palladino: New York Sports Can Really Be A Comedy Of Errors

In a week where the Cardinals pushed the Dodgers to the brink of NLCS elimination and the Red Sox did the same in their ALCS matchup with the pitching-rich Tigers, this area’s teams gave the hometown fans at least a good chuckle.

10/18/2013

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A-Rod Backers Launch Petition Website, Blast Selig

The new site, supportarod13.com, features a petition, an A-Rod photo gallery and a link to donate to HIspanics Across America.

10/17/2013

The scene outside A-Rod's suspension hearing on October 2, 2013 (credit: Tom Lugauer/WFAN)

A-Rod Returns To Thank Vigil-Goers After Prodding From Mom

Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez returned to Park Avenue on Thursday night to thank supporters participating in a candlelight vigil outside MLB headquarters — after some prodding from the matriarch.

10/04/2013

Fernando Mateo on October 2, 2013. (credit: Tom Lugauer/WFAN)

On WFAN: Hispanics Across America Prez Defends A-Rod Backers, Blasts MLB

Hispanics Across America president Fernando Mateo joined WFAN’s “Boomer & Carton” program on Thursday to put the Yankees and MLB on blast for what he calls an “injustice” against Alex Rodriguez.

10/03/2013

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A-Rod Supporters Fail Boomer & Carton’s Pop Quiz

The “Boomer & Carton” show decided to put a few supporters to the test. Show staffer Tommy Lugauer headed to the MLB offices on Wednesday, delivering his results Thursday morning.

10/03/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Protester Claims MLB Employee Threw Coffee At Him Outside A-Rod’s Hearing

“We want her fired, and we want an explanation as to why we have to be assaulted by their employees, simply because we’re peacefully trying to demonstrate and get our voices heard,” Mateo said.

10/01/2013

Three Kings Day Parade

First Three Kings Day Parade Held In Inwood

Music and animals paraded in Upper Manhattan Sunday to celebrate Three Kings’ Day.

01/06/2013