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Bergen County Sports Memorabilia Auction

Sports Memorabilia Seized From Money Laundering Convict To Go Up For Auction

You have a chance to score some rare sports memorabilia – including items from Yankees legends such as Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig and Mickey Mantle.

05/01/2014

Baseball legend Ted Williams (1918 - 2002) of the Boston Red Sox swings a bat at a ball during a pregame practice as Walter 'Smokey' Baker, the 13-year-old son of Red Sox pitching coach Del Baker (1892 - 1973), watches circa 1945 in Boston.  (Photo by Getty Images)

By The Numbers: In Honor Of The WS, Remembering Musial And Williams

In this installment of By The Numbers, I would like to reminisce a bit about the two players who I feel were the greatest all-time members of their respective teams. I write of Stan Musial and Ted Williams.

10/22/2013

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Keidel: The Immortal Mariano Rivera Holds The Final No. 42

Neither Daniel Webster nor William Shakespeare conjured a word that frames his ability or his nobility. If possible, he’s an even better person.

07/18/2013

A general view of the miniature scale model of Ebbets Field at the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York. (Credit: Ezra O. Shaw /Allsport)

By The Numbers: Just Who Was Arky Vaughan?

Vaughan was selected for nine All-Star squads and finished third in the National League MVP voting in both 1935 and 1938.

07/09/2013

Pete Rose (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Listing The All-Time MLB Leaders

For this installment of By The Numbers, I thought I would take a look at the all-time hitting and pitching leaders, just to get a feel for some of the numbers.

06/26/2013

Jason Kidd (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Keidel: History Suggests That Jason Kidd Wouldn’t Succeed As A Head Coach

It’s that sixth man, the role player, the one who you’ll need in a tight spot in a deciding game, who needs the right words whispered into his ear. Will Kidd have that? History says he won’t.

06/10/2013

Jackie Robinson "42" Flag (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: A Look At The Legend Of Elijah ‘Pumpsie’ Green

Elijah “Pumpsie” Green was born in Boley, Oklahoma, in the fall of 1933. In 1959, at the age of 25, he would take the field as a member of the Boston Red Sox.

06/07/2013

Buster Posey (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images) and Willie Mays (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Is Buster Posey The Next Willie Mays?

Joost “Luke” Demoes is our guest blogger this week. In this installment of By The Numbers, he makes a very interesting comparison.

02/19/2013

Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Miguel Cabrera’s Triple Crown

Miguel Cabrera’s Triple Crown placed him into an elite group in history.

11/26/2012

American League MVP candidates Miguel Cabrera and Mike Trout (credits: Thearon W. Henderson, Tim Umphrey/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Cabrera Vs. Trout — Sorting Through The Great 2012 AL MVP Debate

Both Miguel Cabrera and Mike Trout have had historic 2012 seasons, but only one can take home the AL MVP.

10/04/2012

Andy Pettitte (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images), Ichiro Suzuki (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images) and Derek Jeter (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Silverman: Yankees Buoyed By ‘Turn Back The Clock’ Day

In one day, the Yankees found three of their old-timers — not the ones who show up for pomp, circumstance and a two-inning game during the summer — making significant contributions once again.

09/20/2012

Former astronaut John Glenn throws out the first at Progressive Field on August 26, 2012. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Sweeny: John Glenn — A Real American Hero

Sweeny Murti caught up with John Glenn who recalled his memories of Neil Armstrong.

08/26/2012

(Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Yogi Berra And Other True MLB Heroes

We use the word “hero” very easily and far too lightly. Yes, in a secondary way it can refer to someone who is admired for outstanding qualities or achievements.

07/30/2012

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Liguori: Memories From 25 Years At WFAN Radio

I’m honored to have been the first woman to host a show on the station, which I enjoyed doing every weekend from that first show on July 4th weekend of 1987 to 2008 — 21 years!

06/28/2012

Robinson Cano hits a home run against the New York Mets (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Silverman: Cano’s Swing Is The Sweetest Thing

If you look at films of the greatest hitters in history, the only one of the all-time greats with a swing even close to as artistic as Cano’s was the one that the legendary Ted Williams used for the Red Sox.

06/25/2012

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