This year marks what would be the 100th anniversary of the creation of the Negro baseball leagues, and one bit of history is being restored in New Jersey. CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports
Negro League Stadium In Paterson, N.J. Getting New Lease On LifeThis year marks what would be the 100th anniversary of the creation of the Negro baseball leagues, and one bit of history is being restored in New Jersey. CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports
Yankees, Phillies Game Postponed Again; Marlins And Phillies Pause Their Seasons Over CoronavirusWe are definitely in a fluid situation with the coronavirus. Major League Baseball said yesterday they weren’t thinking of putting the season on hold, but after more members of the Marlins tested positive for the virus today, they and the Phillies have had their seasons paused. CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
President Donald Trump Will Not Throw Out First Pitch At Yankee Stadium On Aug. 15President Donald Trump has had a change of heart and will not be throwing out the first pitch at Yankee Stadium on Aug. 15 afterall.
Knicks Finalizing 5-Year Deal With Tom ThibodeauThe New York Knicks coaching search is reportedly over. The Knicks look to their future by pulling from their past; Tom Thibodeau will be the Knicks' new head coach; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Mets Open 2020 Season Against Atlanta BravesIt's been a long wait, but baseball is back in New York City. The Mets opened up their 2020 season Friday against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Mets Fans Excited For Home OpeneriIt's Opening Day at Citi Field as the Mets take on the Braves without any fans in the stands. CBS2's Kevin Rincon has more.
Report: Woody Johnson Under Investigation By State DepartmentJets owner Woody Johnson is reportedly under investigation by the state department inspector general over alleged sexist and racist comments made to his embassy staff.
NJ Baseball Tournament Offers Kids Some Sense Of NormalcyMichael Jordan's 10-part documentary "The Last Dance" was the hit of the spring. Mike Murray is hoping his Last Dance Baseball Tournament is the hit of the summer and fills a void; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Baseball Coach Launches Massive High School Tournament In New JerseyA massive high school baseball tournament is underway in New Jersey. It was the brainchild of St. Joe's Metuchen baseball coach Mike Murray; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Kenny 'The Jet' Smith Launches Virtual Basketball CampNew York native and current college and NBA analyst Kenny "The Jet" Smith saw his basketball camp get canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, so he came up with a virtual camp; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Trump Goes After NASCAR Driver Over Noose ProbeThe president took to Twitter to ask if Bubba Wallace, the only African-American driver on the circuit, plans to apologize, implying the claims of a noose in his garage was a hoax. CBS2's Jessica Layton reports
President Trump Gets Into Twitter Dispute With NASCAR Driver Bubba WallaceThe president took aim at NASCAR's only African-American driver over the noose investigation. CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest Held In Undisclosed LocationA July 4th celebration went from the boardwalk to the bunker this year.
Mets Open Camp At Citi Field In Anticipation Of MLB Season Starting In July: ‘Baseball Is Back And We Are Back’MLB teams have just started their workouts for summer camp, including the Mets; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Sports Fans Wonder About Attending Games, NBA Players Tested For Coronavirus, And WNBA Player Uses Platform For GoodCBS2's Otis Livingston talks about MLB and NFL fans attending games, NBA players being tested for the coronavirus and a WNBA player using her platform for good.
Knicks Adding Depth To Their Front OfficeThe Knicks won't be heading to Disney World when the NBA resumes its season, but they have been busy getting ready for the 2020-21 season; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
NYC Marathon Canceled Over CoronavirusThe 50th anniversary of the New York City Marathon has officially been canceled over concerns about the coronavirus.
Tennis Player Novak Djokovic Tests Positive For COVID-19The top-ranked male tennis player in the world, Novak Djokovic, says he and his wife tested positive for COVID-19.
Thoroughbred Daily News Associate Editor Joe Bianca On The Belmont Stakes, Tiz The Law's Triple Crown ChancesCBS2's Steve Overmyer talked to Joe Bianca, the associate editor of The Thoroughbred Daily News, about this year's unusual Belmont Stakes, Tiz The Law, the Triple Crown and more.
MLB Shuts Down Spring Training Sites Over Coronavirus ConcernsSpring training is coming to New York. All MLB teams have announced they will hold their spring training camps in their home cities.
Horse Racing Returns With The 2020 Belmont Stakes, But With AdjustmentsCBS2's Steve Overmyer asked Joe Bianca, the associate editor of The Thoroughbred Daily News, how will history look back at this year's Belmont Stakes winner?
Some Organized Youth Sports Allowed To Resume In Parts Of New York StateCertain organized youth sports can resume in some regions of New York State on July 6; CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Nassau Coliseum Closing Until Further NoticeThe Nassau Coliseum is closing until further notice. The owners say they have no choice; CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Gov. Cuomo's Daily Media Briefing: June 16, 2020The governor discussed police reform, coronavirus hospitalizations, and announced the US Open tennis tournament will be played in New York City this summer.