Famed Brooklyn Dodgers Pitcher Ralph Branca Dead At 90Bobby Valentine broke some sad news on Wednesday morning.
Best Of Mike Francesa: Bobby Valentine Tells Tales About His Father-In-Law, Ralph BrancaIn the days before his death, Bobby Valentine and other relatives nudged Ralph Branca to share stories about his life and his baseball career.
Daily News Offers $10,000 Reward To Catch Jackie Robinson Statue Vandals"Defacing the Jackie Robinson statue is a dagger in the heart to everything America stands for," Sen. Chuck Schumer said in a statement, "and I hope those who are responsible are caught, punished, and taught why what they did is so disgusting and offensive."
Jackie Robinson Teammate Ralph Branca Reflects On AnniversaryIt was 66 years ago today when Jackie Robinson took the field for the Brooklyn Dodgers and broke Major League Baseball's color barrier.
Movie Brings Jackie Robinson's Story To New GenerationFans young and old may be inspired to visit some of the places in Brooklyn connected to the African-American athlete who integrated Major League Baseball when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947.
Nets Open Barclays In Style, Defeat Raptors In Home DebutThe Nets opened the Barclays Center in winning fashion as they defeated the Toronto Raptors 107-100.
On The FAN: Ralph Branca Reflects On Bobby ThomsonRalph Branca, the pitcher who gave up the 'Shot Heard Round the World' to the late Bobby Thomson, joined Kim Jones & Sid Rosenberg to reminisce about his old friend.