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The Pulse of the People Award. (Photo by Al Dukes/WFAN)

Boomer & Carton Announce 2015 ‘Pulse Of The People’ Finalists

The Pulse of the People committee has spoken! Will Craig Carton, a five-time winner, beat out the strongest contenders yet?

05/21/2015

Geno Smith (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

3 Up, 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Oft-criticized quarterback Geno Smith has been named the Jets’ starter (for now) — which is good news for him, at least.

05/21/2015

Yankees starter Chris Capuano stands on the mound as he waits to be taken out of the game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on May 17, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Keidel: Yankees Are Right Back Where I Thought They’d Be — Behind The Mets

It seems everyone, including my treasonous editors, have demanded a public apology from yours truly.

05/19/2015

Matt Harvey against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning on May 13, 2015 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Matt Harvey Left In Lurch By Mets’ Offense, Bullpen

The Mets ace kept his comments upbeat and centered on the team — not himself — after New York’s hard-luck loss Wednesday night.

05/14/2015

Dwight Howard during the 2008 NBA All-Star Weekend in New Orleans. (Photo by Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

6 Athletes With Awesome Superhero Nicknames

Noah Syndergaard made his major league debut Tuesday night and, if you don’t already know by now, his nickname is “Thor.”

05/13/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 08: Ryan Howard #6 of the Philadelphia Phillies hits a one run single in the first inning against the New York Mets at Citizens Bank Park on May 8, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.(Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Hamels, Howard Give Phillies Edge As Harvey Suffers First Loss, 3-1

Ryan Howard homered and drove in two runs, Cole Hamels outpitched Matt Harvey and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 3-1 Friday night.

05/08/2015

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Pedro Martinez: Matt Harvey Can Be Better Than I Ever Was

“I think that he has more talent than I do, and he has better chances to do better than I did,” the iconic pitcher said of Harvey.

05/06/2015

Matt Harvey against the Washington Nationals at Citi Field on May 1, 2015. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Mets Notes: Harvey Hot, Offense Not And Some Strange Stats

After riding high for much of April, the Mets have been shut down in May, finding themselves on the losing end of consecutive 1-0 home losses for the first time in 42 years.

05/04/2015

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 01:  Daniel Murphy #28 of the New York Mets reacts after hitting a three run double in the eighth inning against the Washington Nationals at Citi Field on May 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Murphy, Harvey Lead Mets Past Nationals 4-0

Matt Harvey outpitched Max Scherzer, barely, and the New York Mets backed their ace with a lot of fancy fielding before breaking away from the Washington Nationals 4-0 Friday night.

05/01/2015

Matt Harvey (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Suddenly Struggling Mets Hoping Harvey Can Stop Skid

Wilmer Flores and the Mets seemed to be off to such a perfect start Thursday night. Then the shaky shortstop made yet another error, fumbling away a routine double-play grounder, and things quickly unraveled.

05/01/2015

Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets pitches in the first inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on July 26, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Mets Ace Matt Harvey Slows Yankees In 8-2 Win

Matt Harvey finished one out shy of a complete game, earning his first win against the team he rooted for growing up and leading the New York Mets to an 8-2 victory Saturday over the crosstown rival Yankees.

04/25/2015

Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets salutes the fans as he is pulled from the game in the seventh inning against the Philadelphia Phillies during Opening Day on April 13, 2015 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel: Mets Poised To Convince The Non-Believers That They Do, Indeed, Own N.Y.

You may not always agree with Mike Francesa, but the baritone bard of New York City sports is spot-on about one thing: the Subway Series was planned by a blind man.

04/24/2015

Matt Harvey (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Matt Harvey Won’t Let Ankle Sprain Keep Him From Subway Series

Mets ace Matt Harvey has a mild left ankle sprain but the team says he will make his next scheduled start Saturday at Yankee Stadium.

04/23/2015

Kevin Plawecki #22 and Michael Cuddyer #23 of the New York Mets celebrate after defeating the Atlanta Braves 7-1 during a game at Citi Field on April 21, 2015. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Keidel: The Mets — Not The Yankees — Are The Core Of The Big Apple

The Mets — yes, your 11-3 Mets — are indeed the core of the Big Apple. They are younger, hungrier and better.

04/22/2015

Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets is met by manager Terry Collins after scoring in the fourth inning against the Miami Marlins during their game at Citi Field on April 19, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Mets Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

The New York Mets will continue their best-ever first homestand this week after beginning their home schedule with seven straight wins for the first time in club history.

04/20/2015

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