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Peter Schwartz

Luis Alberto of Liverpool walks off the pitch following a win over Liverpool during the International Champions Cup at Yankee Stadium on July 30, 2014. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Soccer Rocks In The Bronx

David Villa and Frank Lampard had to be thinking the same thing. Next year at this time, they will be playing for New York City FC. And it’s going to be very cool calling Yankee Stadium home.

07/31/2014

D'Brickashaw Ferguson signs autographs at Hofstra University during training camp in 2006. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Stop The Insanity And Bring Jets Training Camp Back Home

Don’t get me wrong. This is not meant to be negative toward Cortland. But being away is no longer in the best interests of the franchise or its fans.

07/29/2014

Frank Lampard (Credit: New York City FC)

Schwartz: Super Frank Comes To The Big Apple

Soccer is about to be a temporary mainstay at Yankee Stadium, and New York City Football Club is adding to the tradition of the famous ballpark. With Lampard joining Villa, the stars are aligned in the Bronx.

07/25/2014

Yankee Stadium (Credit: Relevant Sports)

Schwartz: Soccer Is Returning To The Bronx With A Bang

Next Wednesday, Yankee Stadium will host another international match as Manchester City faces Liverpool as part of the Guinness International Champions Cup.

07/22/2014

Matt Harvey (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Schwartz: When It Comes To UCL Tears, It Starts At A Young Age

The increase in Tommy John surgeries has been dramatic in recent years. But as doctors and other health-care providers learn more and more about the UCL injuries and how to prevent them, those numbers should go down.

07/18/2014

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Schwartz: A New Experience — A Game Within The Game

While fantasy players will always have an interest in a game whether the game itself is important or not, the connect apps from OneUp can keep all fans glued to the action.

07/16/2014

Marty Lyons speaks during his Ring of Honor Induction at halftime of the Pittsburgh Steelers vs. New York Jets game on October 13, 2013 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Ex-Jet Marty Lyons Makes Kids’ Dreams Come True

In 1982, Lyons decided that he was going to make a difference. He did so the same way he played football: with passion, and by following the simple premise that actions speak louder than words.

07/14/2014

Jiggs McDonald and Ed Westfall on November 19, 2011 at Nassau Coliseum. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Islanders Broadcaster Jiggs McDonald Bids Farewell To Coliseum

“Disbelief,” McDonald told CBS New York’s Peter Schwartz about the move to Brooklyn. “My reaction basically centered around the fan base and the folks that have been so loyal.”

07/11/2014

Chris Algieri with Peter Schwartz's son, Bradley, during an appearance at the Big Daddy Youth Football Camp on July 8, 2014. (Photo by Peter Schwartz/WFAN)

Schwartz: Boxing Champ Algieri Delivers Winning Message In Uniondale

While football is not Chris Algieri’s area of expertise these days, being a champion is, and that’s why he was invited to inspire a group of kids on Tuesday.

07/09/2014

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Schwartz: A Net Gain For A Tremendous Cause

On July 17, Carrino’s foundation for FSHD will hold its fourth annual dinner/dance at Russo’s on the Bay in Howard Beach. The foundation is a non-profit 501(c) 3 charitable organization that funds specifically-focused scientific research.

07/02/2014

Geno Smith (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Joe Namath On Geno Smith: ‘I Don’t See Anything Outstanding About Him’

“Just looking at him physically, what’s outstanding about his running ability? What’s outstanding about his passing ability? Nothing to me is outstanding about it, but it’s pretty good.”

06/30/2014

Joe Namath (Credit: Broadway Joe PR)

Schwartz: From Broadway Joe To Cooker Joe

During his Hall of Fame career, Joe Namath made a habit out of carving up opponents. Today, Joe Willie is grilling up some outstanding delicacies thanks to the Rapid Cooker and Namath New York Steaks.

06/30/2014

Joetta Clark Diggs (Credit: Steinlight Media)

Schwartz: A True Olympic Hero Continues To Make A Difference

It was representing her country at the 1988, 1992, 1996 and 2000 Olympics that gave her the opportunity to make an impact on the lives of children and their families.

06/25/2014

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Schwartz: 2 Perfect Games For A Perfect Cause

I didn’t know Lorenzo Fernandez, but he was known for always smiling. In fact, even after being diagnosed with liver cancer, he never stopped smiling. His mom said that he smiled right to the tragic end.

06/23/2014

Tyler Davis (Credit: Tyler Davis)

Schwartz: The UConn Huskies Find A Treasure In A Pirate

Nine schools offered Davis a scholarship, but he chose UConn to carry out his boyhood dream, a goal that was achieved by rolling up his sleeves and working hard.

06/17/2014

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