CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

Pete Rose

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Keidel: We Shouldn’t Be Angry About A-Rod’s Money, But Rather His Lies

We aren’t angry at A-Rod because he makes the most money, but because he told the most lies. His montage of malfeasance is galling even by our subterranean standards.

08/01/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) and Ryan Braun (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Keidel: Will The PED Era Ever End? Don’t Count On It

Remember when BALCO fell like the Roman Empire? Somewhere in the ashes, we assumed that a fatal blow was struck against dopers and dealers. We thought that the eye of the steroid storm had drifted off to the sea of history. How’s that going?

07/25/2013

Pete Rose (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Listing The All-Time MLB Leaders

For this installment of By The Numbers, I thought I would take a look at the all-time hitting and pitching leaders, just to get a feel for some of the numbers.

06/26/2013

Derek Jeter (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images), Pete Rose (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Hits Record? Derek Jeter’s Slim Chance To Catch Pete Rose Is Gone

It was nice to think about, but it’s a safe bet that Pete Rose will remain the all-time hits leader. Now you know what Rose meant when he said the first 3,000 were the easy ones.

04/22/2013

Pete Rose (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Whose Record? Topps Scrubs Pete Rose From Baseball Cards

We all know Rose is banned from baseball. Apparently that came with a banishment from Topps baseball cards.

02/13/2013

Barry Bonds (Photo by Dino Vournas/Getty Images), Roger Clemens (Photo by Michael Heiman/Getty Images) and Mike Piazza (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Voters Pitch A Shutout: No Players Elected To Baseball Hall Of Fame

Steroid-tainted stars Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Sammy Sosa have been denied entry to baseball’s Hall of Fame with voters failing to elect any candidates for only the second time in four decades.

01/09/2013

(Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Mets’ Great Piazza Heads 2013 Hall Of Fame Candidates

Former Mets’ great Mike Piazza is among 24 first-time Hall of Fame candidates.

11/28/2012

Derek Jeter (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images), Pete Rose (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Pete Rose: Derek Jeter, Breaking My Hits Record? Not Gonna Happen

The Hit King has spoken: If you thought Derek Jeter would one day break MLB’s all-time hits record, think again.

10/10/2012

Pete Rose (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Pete Rose: ‘Baseball Is A Better Game If I’m In It’

“I gave more to the game than anybody you know. OK?” Rose told WFAN. “I put the fans in front of everything when I played the game of baseball.”

10/04/2012

(credit: Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Coutinho: Chipper’s Last Days In New York

Rich Coutinho looks back at Chipper Jones’ moments over the years against the Mets.

09/08/2012

Derek Jeter (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images), Pete Rose (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Jeter 1K Away From Rose’s Record; Can He Go Distance?

Most aging players begin the slide and never come back. Derek Jeter did an about face that is simply astounding. But when will the real decline begin? And how quickly will it occur?

08/22/2012

Derek Jeter (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Derek Jeter, Baseball’s Mr. Consistency

Remember when you thought Derek Jeter was finished? Now it’s looking like 4,000 hits is a realistic possibility.

08/13/2012

Joe DiMaggio retired from baseball following the 1951 season. (Photo credit: STF/AFP/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Will DiMaggio’s Hitting Streak Ever Be Equaled?

71 years to this day, Joe DiMaggio set the all-time record for hitting safely in consecutive games — a feat that may never be matched.

07/17/2012

Derek Jeter (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Derek Jeter Still Great At 38

Jeter has never made a big deal about turning older, he simply deals with it day-by-day, the same thing he’s done his entire career.

06/27/2012

Umpire Bob Davidson argues with Cole Hamels #35 of the Philadelphia Phillies as Placido Polanco #27 holds him back during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on April 20, 2012 in San Diego, California. Hamels was charged with a balk. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Understanding The Balk

The balk is one of the most confusing, poorly understood, and obscure aspects in baseball.

05/03/2012

more

previous