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Boomer & Carton: Pam Anderson Crashes The Show

The guys were ready to welcome in John Franco and Leonard Marshall, but just as they got going Pam Anderson showed up to crash the proceedings…

WFAN–09/11/2014

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Borough Cup Championship Games To Be Played At Yankee Stadium

The NYC All Star Sports Group has announced that the U12 and U13/14 championship games of the Borough Cup will be held at Yankee Stadium.

04/28/2014

Michael Pineda (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Al Leiter On MLB, Pineda And Pine Tar: ‘It’s A Stupid Rule’

Ex-MLB pitcher tells WFAN it’s “not a big deal” that Yankees starter Michael Pineda appeared to have a foreign substance on his pitching hand against the Red Sox.

04/11/2014

Mariano Rivera #42 of the New York Yankees waves to the crowd after he is presented with a surfboard, a bottle of wine and a check for his foundation by Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin and team president Michael Crowley. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

5 Great Moments From First Half Of Mariano Rivera’s Farewell Tour

When visiting his long-time opponents during road trips, Rivera has been meeting with players, coaches and the individuals behind the scenes to say his goodbyes. Check out our top Mo-ments…

07/16/2013

Jennie Finch (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images), Rollie Fingers (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton Announce Rosters For All-Star Legends And Celebrity Softball Game

With Craig recently taking home the 2013 Pulse of the People Award, Boomer will be looking for his redemption.

07/12/2013

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Attorney: No Merit To Assault Claims In Lawsuit Against John Franco

An attorney on Sunday denied claims in a lawsuit alleging that Mets legend John Franco and his wife assaulted the woman who was in charge of their estate sale.

06/30/2013

John Franco (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

John Franco To Lead ‘Team Franco’ In All-Star Game 5K At Prospect Park

The fourth MLB All-Star Game 5K & Fun Run presented by Nike will benefit Sandy Relief and take place on Saturday, July 13th in Prospect Park in Brooklyn, New York.

06/16/2013

Robin Ventura (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images) and Matt Harvey (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

White Sox Manager Robin Ventura: Matt Harvey Is ‘Verlander-Like’

“Harvey was as advertised tonight,” Ventura said after the game. “He was as dominant as anyone they’ve seen. He’s (Justin) Verlander-like — he has velocity, movement and his presence is as good as advertised.”

05/08/2013

David Wright at City Hall (credit: MLB)

MLB All-Star Week Events Announced; Wright Excited To Host Game At Citi Field

Mayor Michael Bloomberg welcomed Mets star third baseman and team captain David Wright and other fan favorites to City Hall on Wednesday as more details of the Midsummer Classic were unveiled.

04/24/2013

David Wright (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

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

David Wright (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

David Wright Named 4th Captain In Mets History; Jon Niese To Start Opening Day

“This is probably one of the proudest days of my career so far,” Wright said. “(I’m) honored and very proud to be on the short list of guys that have been captain of this franchise. For me it’s a dream come true, to say the least.”

03/21/2013

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Report: David Wright Will Likely Be Named Mets’ Captain Before Opening Day

The superstar third baseman will likely be named the fourth captain in franchise history before the season begins on April 1, according to a report.

03/18/2013

Shannon Ford with her children and Minnie and Mickey Mouse (credit: HOPESHINESFORSHANNON.COM)

Stories From Main Street: New York Mets Go To Bat For One Of Their Own In N.J.

Today, we have a story of people really stepping up the plate for someone in need.

10/22/2012

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Mets Legend John Franco Welcomes Public Into Staten Island Home For Estate Sale

Former New York Mets closer John Franco is selling the contents of his six-bedroom mansion in Todt Hill on Staten Island this weekend.

07/14/2012

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WFAN Celebrates 25th Anniversary With Mike Francesa – Hour 1

To kick off the WFAN 25th Anniversary Show with Mike Francesa at 1:00, Francesa spoke with Jeff Smulyan, the founder and CEO of Emmis Communications. Smulyan came up with the idea of an all-sports station.

06/29/2012

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