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Ike Davis celebrates his second home run of the game against the Pirates with teammates David Wright and Fred Lewis at Citi Field on September 24, 2012. (credit: Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Mets Ride Big Night By Davis To Victory Over Plummeting Pirates

Ike Davis connected twice and reached a career-high 30 homers, Jenrry Mejia pitched five effective innings for his first major league win and the New York Mets beat the plummeting Pittsburgh Pirates 6-2 Monday night for their fourth straight victory.

09/24/2012

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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

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Seton Hall Cracks AP Top 25 For First Time Since 2001

Welcome back to the national spotlight, No. 24 Seton Hall.

WFAN–01/09/2012

Julio Lugo #28 of the Atlanta Braves scores the game-winning run in the 19th inning against Michael McKenry #55 of the Pittsburgh Pirates at Turner Field on July 26, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Kallas: The Latest Exhibit For Instant Replay

Baseball long ago opened the door to replay when it allowed reviews of whether a ball is a home run, including whether it is fair or foul. So it’s not a big leap to allow replay of, oh, I don’t know, PLAYS THAT DECIDE GAMES, like this one.

WFAN–07/27/2011

A carnival enthusiast is seen dressed as a pirate - File / Photo: BERTHOLD STADLER/AFP/Getty Images

Avast Matey: Ready Your Pirate Parlance!

Ahoy Tri-State residents! There’s something special happening this weekend and everyone can be part of it!

CBS New York–09/16/2010

Mets shortstop Jose Reyes (file)

Mets’ Offense Comes Alive In Pittsburgh

For a change, the hits kept falling for the New York Mets. For the Pittsburgh Pirates, nothing’s changed — it’s another losing record, another bit of history.

WFAN–08/20/2010

David Wright #5 of the New York Mets looks on after grounding out to end the sixth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies on August 14, 2010 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Schwei By The Numbers: Trying To Change Their Luck

Maybe the Mets will have better luck when they face two teams this week that they have not seen so far in 2010 as they visit the Houston Astros and Pittsburgh Pirates.

WFAN–08/15/2010