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A Pittsburgh Steelers fan cheers against the Cleveland Browns during the game on December 29, 2013 at Heinz Field. (credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Gallo Goes There: What Makes A Great Sports Town?

Is it because every team in the city is equally loved and supported, with sellouts stretching back decades, through good seasons and bad?

01/13/2014

Mets captain David Wright launches a two-run home run in the first inning against the Phillies in Philadelphia on Sept. 20, 2013.  (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

David Wright, Mets Edge Phillies 5-4

David Wright still doesn’t feel completely comfortable in his second game back from injury, though he’s not showing it.

09/22/2013

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Q&A With Jim Rome On The Dream Team, Dwight Howard, And More

Jim Rome, host of Rome on CBS Sports Network and The Jim Rome Show on the radio joined CBS Local Sports to give his take on the biggest topics in the major sports.

07/13/2012

Michael Pineda (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Sweeny: A Positive Pinstripe Debut For Yanks’ Pineda

Michael Pineda made a good first impression on Monday. In his first start of the spring, Pineda gave up a leadoff single and then retired six straight hitters, two of which via strikeout.

WFAN–03/05/2012

Bobby Parnell (credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Coleman’s Corner: Mets Pin Hopes On Bobby Parnell

Bobby Parnell notched his first save of the season on Wednesday, but the Mets are hoping this will be just the start of many more to come in the years ahead.

WFAN–08/26/2011

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Coutinho: What Will The Mets Get For Carlos Beltran?

Teams are reticent to give up prospects, especially pitching prospects, and history has shown that rental players generally cost too much, especially blue chip rentals like Carlos Beltran.

WFAN–07/26/2011

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Bye-Bye Carlos Beltran Day? Today May Mark Last Stand With Mets At Citi Field

The Mets’ lineup will likely have a much different look when they return home from their upcoming 10-game road trip on August 1. At the center of trade talk all around New York — and baseball — is Carlos Beltran.

WFAN–07/21/2011

Sandy Alderson (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images), Carlos Beltran (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Coutinho: Trading Carlos Beltran Is The Next Move For The Mets

Trading Carlos Beltran is seemingly the next move for Sandy Alderson, but he might have an interesting decision to make. Chances are the Phillies will come calling.

WFAN–07/19/2011

Brian Gordon #22 of the New York Yankees stands for the National Anthem against the Texas Rangers during their game on June 16, 2011 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Why Did The Yankees Start Brian Gordon?

For all the talk we’ve heard about the pitching depth the Yankees have in the minor leagues, how is it that they needed to pull a 32-year old rookie out of the Phillies minor league system to take Thursday’s start against the Rangers?

WFAN–06/16/2011

Justin Turner, John Mayberry Jr.

Somers’ Monologue: Mets Fight, But All For Naught

Steve opened his Friday night schmooze by talking about the Mets loss to the Phillies.

WFAN–05/28/2011

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Castillo Missing, Scratched From Phillies’ Game

Veteran second baseman Luis Castillo, signed by the Phillies to a Minor League contract on Monday after the Mets released him last week, was expected to to arrive to camp Monday, but he never showed.

WFAN–03/22/2011

A.J. Burnett

Schmeelk In The Stands: Warped Perception

Much like everyone simply assumed Cliff Lee would dominate the Yankees in Game two, everyone thinks that A.J. Burnett is a lock to get rocked in Game 4.

WFAN–10/19/2010

The Philadelphia Phillies celebrate clinching the National League East Title after a baseball game against the Washington Nationals on September 27, 2010 at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. The Phillies won 8-0. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Halladay Seals Deal, Phillies Clinch NL East

The Philadelphia Phillies are the NL East champions for the fourth consecutive year — and Roy Halladay is heading to the playoffs for the first time. Fittingly, the right-hander helped seal the deal.

WFAN–09/28/2010

Mets outfielder Angel Pagan

Phillies Do Just Enough To Stop Dickey, Mets

Joe Blanton threw seven strong innings, Carlos Ruiz hit a tie-breaking RBI single and the NL East-leading Philadelphia Phillies won their 11th straight game, 3-2 over the New York Mets on Friday night.

WFAN–09/24/2010

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Mets’ Beltran Out with Tendinitis In Left Knee

Carlos Beltran is out of the New York Mets’ lineup with tendinitis in his left knee caused by overcompensating during rehabilitation from surgery on his right knee.

WFAN–09/11/2010

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