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Scoreboard at the end of the 79th MLB All-Star Game at Yankee Stadium on July 15, 2008. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

5 Most Memorable All-Star Games In New York History

As New York City gets set to host the NBA’s biggest names this weekend, we look back at some of the best All-Star games the area has ever seen.

02/12/2015

Pope Francis celebrates Mass in the Philippines on Jan. 18, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Bronx Residents Hope Pope Francis Visits Borough, Possibly For Mass At Yankee Stadium

Pope Francis will be visiting the U.S. in September and will be making a stop in New York – but just what will he do?

01/23/2015

Shakim Phillips #11 of the Boston College Eagles celebrates after scoring a touchdown with teammates David Dudeck #26 and Sherman Alston #6 in the third quarter during a game against the Penn State Nittany Lions in the 2014 New Era Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium on December 27, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Penn State Tops Boston College 31-30 in OT In Pinstripe Bowl

Christian Hackenberg hit Kyle Carter for a 10-yard touchdown pass in overtime and Penn State kicked the extra point that Boston College could not, lifting the Nittany Lions to a 31-30 win in the Pinstripe Bowl on Saturday night.

12/27/2014

New York City Football Club player David Villa on September 18, 2014 (Photo by Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Orlando Hosts NYCFC March 8 In Opener For MLS Expansion Teams

The league said Friday that NYCFC plays New England on March 15 in its home opener at Yankee Stadium.

12/19/2014

Yankee Stadium configured for a college football game in November 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Pinstripe Bowl Pits Penn State Against Boston College At Yankee Stadium

The Nittany Lions will make their first postseason appearance since 2011 when they play Boston College in the Bronx on Dec. 27.

12/08/2014

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Yankees Hand Out Thanksgiving Food Vouchers To Thousands In The Bronx

Several thousand people lined up outside Yankee Stadium to get a voucher they could use at a local supermarket for a Thanksgiving meal.

11/20/2014

The sun sets through the facade atop Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Yankee Stadium Fixture, WFAN Caller ‘Bill The Baker’ Dies At 67

Bill Stimers, the fan befriended by George Steinbrenner who was also a frequent caller to WFAN, died Thursday at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale in the Bronx.

11/14/2014

Members of the Army Black Knights football team wait on the sidelines during an NCAA football game against the Stanford University Cardinal played on Sept. 13, 2014 at Stanford Stadium on the campus of Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. (Photo by David Madison/Getty Images)

Army Beats UConn 35-21 In First Victory At Yankee Stadium Since 1960

With Army clinging to a 28-21 lead, Chris Carnegie returned his second interception 99 yards up the left sideline for a touchdown to lift the Black Knights to a 35-21 win over UConn, their first victory at Yankee Stadium since 1960.

11/08/2014

Yankee Stadium configured for a college football game in November 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Struggling Army, UConn Set To Renew Rivalry At Yankee Stadium

UConn is in an unusual position this week, coming off a victory and favored to win again.

11/07/2014

Jacob Fashakin, 26, is accused of escaping officer's attempt to arrest him for allegedly scalping tickets outside Yankee Stadium. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Alleged Ticket Scalper Escaped Arrest In Front Of Yankee Stadium

Police on Friday were searching for a reputed ticket scalper who allegedly fought officers as they tried to arrest him in front of Yankee Stadium last month.

10/03/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Derek Jeter To Sit Out Game 1 Of Final Series In Boston

Manager Joe Girardi has Jeter sitting out the series opener on Friday night against the Boston Red Sox. Jeter has said he will play during the weekend series out of respect for the rivalry.

09/26/2014

Derek Jeter celebrates with his team after a game-winning RBI hit in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

2 Perfect: Derek Jeter Bids Goodbye To Bronx In Signature Fashion

The perfect script. Jeter capped his Yankee Stadium farewell with the game-winner in the bottom of the ninth, the latest — and perhaps last — storybook moment of his career.

09/26/2014

Derek Jeter hits a game-winning single in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Jeter Scripts An Ending That Even The Haters Have To Love

I know some of you thought this week was overkill, from the anonymous trolls on Twitter to Keith Olbermann. But didn’t last night just prove what we’ve been talking about?

09/26/2014

Matt Harvey (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Matt Harvey Attends Jeter’s Home Finale, Twitter Goes Bananas

Maybe it was the months of Jeter adulation, or the fact that Harvey grew up a Yankees fan. But the pitcher’s presence didn’t sit too well with some folks.

09/26/2014

Derek Jeter bats as a fan holds up a sign behind him during his last game at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Palladino: Derek Jeter, First-Ballot Hall Of Famer? There’s No Argument

For the few who doubt Jeter deserves a place in baseball’s Olympus on a statistical basis, don’t use the stats. Use the eyes.

09/26/2014

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