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Robin Ventura

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5 Epic Manager Meltdowns In Baseball

In honor of Joe Mikulik’s ridiculous rant here are five of the most epic manager meltdowns in baseball history.

08/19/2014

Javier Vazquez (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

New York Yankees’ Biggest All-Star Flameouts Of All Time

Jim Coates, Robin Ventura, Javier Vazquez and some of the Yankees’ biggest All-Star flameouts of all time.

07/12/2013

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Mets Manager Terry Collins Selected To Be Coach For All-Star Game At Citi Field

Current Mets manager Terry Collins and former skipper Davey Johnson have been selected as coaches for next month’s All-Star Game at Citi Field.

06/13/2013

Robin Ventura (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images) and Matt Harvey (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

White Sox Manager Robin Ventura: Matt Harvey Is ‘Verlander-Like’

“Harvey was as advertised tonight,” Ventura said after the game. “He was as dominant as anyone they’ve seen. He’s (Justin) Verlander-like — he has velocity, movement and his presence is as good as advertised.”

05/08/2013

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Dayan Viciedo Is Power Presence For White Sox

Dayan Viciedo will likely hit behind Adam Dunn and Paul Konerko in Robin Ventura’s lineup – a middle of the order that could combine for 100 dingers under the right circumstances.

03/06/2013

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Keidel: Derek Jeter The Greatest Yankee Ever? He’s Not Even In The Top 5

If you want those of us who eulogized Jeter last year to apologize, you got it. I’m sorry. But to bend the other way and embalm the man in faerie dust is equally misguided. He’s great, just not the greatest.

09/14/2012

Derek Jeter (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images), Robin Ventura (credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Move Over, Babe; Ventura Thinks Jeter Is Greatest Yankee Ever

The better Derek Jeter plays, the more he brings out the haters and the defenders. It’s been like that his entire career it seems. Overrated or under-appreciated?

08/24/2012

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Silverman: Yankees Need To Make A Pitch For More Pitching

What the Yankees need is pitching help. There is an assumption that CC Sabathia will return at full strength after his stint on the disabled list with a strained groin. That seems reasonable, but there are no guarantees.

07/17/2012

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Sweeny: Alderson Rings Changes While Cashman Waits

Sandy Alderson didn’t tip his hand that he was onto some big moves when he spoke to reporters Tuesday afternoon, but he got quite busy a few hours later acquiring three relievers and a new center fielder.

WFAN–12/07/2011

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Current, Former New York Mets Visit FDNY Ladder 3

A tradition continues as the tenth anniversary of 9/11 approaches.

09/09/2011

Catcher Mike Piazza of the New York Mets wears a Port Authority Police hat in honor of the dead and missing emergency personnel before the Mets'' game against the Atlanta Braves at Shea Stadium in Flushing, NY September 21, 2001 in the first major sporting event in the New York area since the World Trade Center disaster. (credit: Ezra Shaw/Allsport/Getty Images)

Former Mets Remember 9/11, Mike Piazza’s Famous Homer

To commemorate the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of 2001 and honor the memory of the victims, the Mets will wear the hats of first responders and service agencies for their game against the Chicago Cubs on Sept. 11.

08/31/2011