Ron Guidry

Tom Seaver (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 49-40

Continuing on with our weekly rankings of the best local athletes by uniform/jersey number, we forge ahead with 49-40.

10/08/2014

Joe Torre (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Joe Torre, Tony La Russa, Bobby Cox On Hall Of Fame Ballot

Retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox will join holdovers George Steinbrenner and Marvin Miller on the Hall of Fame expansion era committee ballot next month.

11/04/2013

Zack Wheeler (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Keidel: The Future Of Flushing Is Here As Wheeler Gets Set To Take Hill

If Wheeler can just get a fraction of Harvey’s traction, the sun could finally shine on Queens, where they could someday be Kings.

06/18/2013

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Mo On His Former Mentor And What It’s Like To Be His Pitching Coach

Rivera spoke to reporters about mentoring Ivan Nova through his struggles last year. When Rivera was asked who did things like that for him when he first came up, the answer was a bit surprising: Steve Howe.

03/12/2013

Hall of Famer Yogi Berra of the New York Yankees stands in the dugout just prior to the start of the Grapefruit League Spring Training Game against the Philadelphia Phillies at George M. Steinbrenner Field on February 26, 2011 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Happy Birthday Yogi Berra!

Yankees legendary catcher and colorful baseball icon Yogi Berra turns 87 today.

WFAN–05/12/2012

CC Sabathia

Hartnett: CC Sabathia Channels Greatness Of ‘Louisiana Lightning’ In Yankees’ 4-1 Victory

CC Sabathia did his best job matching a legendary performance of Yankee great Ron Guidry on Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium. If not for the elements, CC may have equaled or surpassed Guidry’s team record of 18 strikeouts.

WFAN–07/27/2011

(credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Keidel: Joe Torre Is The Real Story

Perhaps you felt the same way when you clicked on your television yesterday around noon to watch the Yankees’ yearly rendition of Old Timers’ Day: overwhelmed with waves of nostalgia.

WFAN–06/27/2011

(AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Sweeny Says: The Good A.J. Burnett

When CC Sabathia pitches badly in spring training the overwhelming reaction is to not read too much into it. He’s CC Sabathia and it’s March. But when A.J. Burnett has a good outing do the same rules apply?

WFAN–03/08/2011