Tagged: ‘Derek Jeter’

Sports & Politics Intersect: NBA power players continue to speak against Trump
May 18th, 2017 at 7:42 PM
***PHOTO1***"To this day, I feel like there's a cloud, a pall over the whole country in a paranoid, surreal sort of way." - San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich While May is generally the time for playoff basketball talk, coaches and owners alike did not hold back their...

Rob Manfred: Offers To Buy Marlins Are Neck And Neck
May 18th, 2017 at 4:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? The two groups bidding to buy the Miami Marlins from Jeffrey Loria are relatively even in their price offers, according to Commissioner Rob Manfred. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush leads one group, which includes former Yankees captain Derek Jeter, who would head the team's baseball operations. The...

Keidel: Mets Are Begging To Be Ignored This Season
May 15th, 2017 at 8:17 AM
***PHOTO1*** By Jason Keidel» More Columns In an already surreal season of injury and implosion, the Mets are scrambling to salvage that which was supposed to be so promising. More pennant contention. Perhaps another trip to the World Series, to make good on their loss to the Kansas City Royals two years ago. Now Mets...

Getaway Day: Time to sound the alarm in Wrigleyville?
May 14th, 2017 at 10:34 PM
***PHOTO1***We are already halfway through month two of the MLB campaign as a new week dawns on us, and this year on the diamond has continued to see some notable trends remain intact. The AL Central is toss up, the Yankees and Orioles continue to play their game of cat-and-mouse,...

Report: Tom Glavine, Mitt Romney’s son working together to buy Marlins
April 20th, 2017 at 7:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** Another bidding team for the Marlins boasts one of baseball's all-time great pitchers. Gregory J. Fisher-USA TODAY Sports Something about the Miami Marlins provides an allure to former MLB greats and members of prominent Republican families. Tagg Romney, one of former GOP Presidential nominee Mitt Romney's sons, has joined...