Don Mattingly On WFAN: Working With Jeter Is 'Going To Be Fun'Marlins manager Don Mattingly says he's excited to be working for new co-owner Derek Jeter and is confident his former Yankees teammate can build Miami into a winner.
Keidel: Mattingly Would Make Sense For Yankees -- Perhaps Too Much SenseNow that we've recovered from the abject mystery and misery of firing Joe Girardi, we can pseudo-focus on the next guy while we scratch our scalps.
30 With Murti Podcast: Donnie Baseball's Epic Home Run StreakBack in July of 1987, the Yankees' Don Mattingly tied a major league record by hitting a home run in eight consecutive games.
Don Mattingly On WFAN: Tough To Talk About Possibility Of Derek Jeter Buying MarlinsYankees great Derek Jeter is reportedly interested in buying the Miami Marlins, a team managed by Yankees great Don Mattingly.
LISTEN: Don Mattingly Talks Marlins On WFANDonnie Baseball joined Mike Francesa on Tuesday to talk about his new gig as manager of the Miami Marlins, who are in town to face the New York Mets.
Keidel: Mets Make It Clear -- Dodgers Have 2 Pitchers And They Better Both Be GreatIf this series had a soundtrack, then the first two games played to the nuanced beauty of Bach and Beethoven. And then Game 3 was the hard blast of Black Sabbath.
Palladino: The Great 'Donnie Baseball' Will Have No Luck On Final BallotWhile our local baseball teams continue to track free agents and send out trade feelers, something else happened this week. The Hall of Fame voters received their ballots, and with them a bittersweet reminder of one former great.
Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 29-20Continuing with our weekly rankings of the best local athletes by jersey/uniform number, here are numbers 29-20.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Kershaw And Dodgers Can't Get Past Cardinals Yet AgainThe Cardinals eliminated the Dodgers to advance to the NLCS for the fourth straight year. They will face the Giants, who topped the Nationals.
Sweeny: Current, Former Yankees Tell Their Favorite Derek Jeter StoriesI asked those who played alongside, managed or coached Jeter along the way for a favorite story or memory, something that stood out when they thought of the captain. This is what they told me...
Sweeny: Baseball Lifers Recall First Impressions Of Derek JeterIt’s not hard to call up images of a 20-something Jeter and look back on his career. But for those who have spent time with him up close, they have a database that can’t be Googled.
7 Incredible Athletes (Besides LeBron James) To Wear #23Seven amazing athletes besides LeBron James to wear #23.
Sweeny: Random Thoughts Ahead Of The World SeriesCheck out the managers in this year’s Fall Classic. It shows you that the day-to-day grumbling about managers isn’t that big a deal in the end.
Cardinals Blast Dodgers In Game 6, Win 19th NL Pennant Carlos Beltran, Michael Wacha and the St. Louis Cardinals are going to the World Series -- not even Clayton Kershaw could stop them this year.
Kallet: Arrogant, Unlikable Yasiel Puig Plays The Game The Wrong WayHe's cocky. He's arrogant. He's extremely unlikable. And he doesn't play the great game of baseball the right way, the way it's supposed to be played. Who am I talking about? You know who. I'm talking about Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig.