Mike Quade

Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees ducks into the dugout after batting practice as fans clamor for autographs before a game against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field on June 19, 2011. (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

NY Fans Come Through At Wrigley, Yankees Respond In A Big Way

Another boisterous crowd packed Chicago’s Wrigley Field for the third straight day, and there were plenty more “Let’s go Yankees!” chants from pockets of New York fans, followed by the inevitable boos. Then Cubs infielder Starlin Castro gave the Yankees an opening, and, boy, did they take advantage.


Francisco Rodriguez (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow, File), Jeff Wilpon (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Coleman On Mets, K-Rod: Let’s Kiss And Make Up

Let’s kiss and make up. Essentially, the Mets and closer Francisco Rodriguez have done just that, resolving their grievance on Tuesday.


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Cubs Squash Girardi Rumors, Hire Quade

The Chicago Cubs picked Mike Quade as their new manager Tuesday, choosing to go with the guy who ran the team well for the last six weeks of last season rather than a higher-profile name.