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Ex-Mets, Yankees Manager Dallas Green Dead At 82
March 22nd, 2017 at 5:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) â?? Former Yankees and Mets manager Dallas Green has died. WFAN baseball insider Jon Heyman reported the news Wednesday. The Phillies confirmed Green's death. Dallas Green has passed away. Great baseball man. RIP. â?? Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) March 22, 2017 The cause of Green's...

11 Journeymen Athletes Who Have Played In New York Or New Jersey
March 21st, 2017 at 3:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) â?? Journeymen seem to be en vogue in New York. The Giants have re-signed quarterback Josh Johnson (seven teams) and added wide receiver Brandon Marshall (joining his fifth team) while the Jets have signed quarterback Josh McCown (eight teams now). Here's a look at some the most...

Palladino: Eliminating Intentional Walks Hurts A Perfectly Good Game
February 24th, 2017 at 6:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** By Ernie Palladino» More Ernie Palladino Columns The American public wants shorter baseball games. So, of course, MLB chose the worst possible way to get there. This week, those wise heads in the executive offices declared that the "useless" four-pitch intentional walk would go the way of the Dodo Bird,...

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...