Tagged: ‘Yankees’

Report: Ex-Met Niese Reaches Deal With Yankees
February 19th, 2017 at 7:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) â?? The Yankees appear to have a new utility pitcher. According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the Bombers have reached an agreement with veteran left-hander Jon Niese. The minor league contract is contingent on Niese passing a physical. Assuming the deal is finalized, Niese would compete...

Silverman: Kudos To Manfred For At Least Considering MLB Extra Innings Rule
February 17th, 2017 at 12:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Steve Silverman» More Columns The purists are up in arms at the thought of someone changing the rules of Major League Baseball. Commissioner Rob Manfred is the guardian of his sport, and is constantly on the lookout to upgrade the product as well as make money for his owners. There seems to be a...

Kallet: Reported MLB Extra Innings Rule Change Proposal Is Ridiculous
February 14th, 2017 at 10:06 AM
***PHOTO1*** By Brad Kallet» More Columns As Major League Baseball attempts to stay current, relevant and entertaining to the coveted younger generation of sports fans, it continues to experiment and brainstorm ways to make the game faster and more exciting. As other sports gain in popularity and attention spans decrease, it's imperative...

Subway Series Comes at Interesting Time for New York Mets
May 12th, 2014 at 8:59 AM
After snapping their five game winning streak yesterday, the New York Mets don't even get a day off to celebrate their victory. The Mets now have to jump into the four most intense games of the regular season for their fans, the Subway Series. The Mets and Yankees renew acquaintances...

Mets 101 Seven in Seven Series: Famous Faces to Play in Both Boroughs #5 – Yogi Berra
December 25th, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Just in time for the holiday season, Mets 101's Seven in Seven series returns as our gift to you. Each week, the Mets 101 staff will begin a countdown of something related to the New York Mets ( i.e. best third baseman, worst defeat, etc.). We will begin our countdown...