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Mets with Outrageous Demand in Exchange for St. John’s Chris Mullin to Throw Out 1st Pitch
May 18th, 2015 at 10:23 AM
It doesn't get much more pathetic than what the New York Mets reportedly tried to do to St. John's University. ***PHOTO1*** The Mets were interested in having St. John's head basketball coach Chris Mullin throw out the first pitch at a game at Citi Field, however they had a demand: St. John's...

MLB Trade Rumors: Rockies’ Troy Tulowitzki Prefers Deal to Yankees, Giants, Dodgers, Angels
May 15th, 2015 at 1:21 PM
Colorado Rockies star Troy Tulowitzki looks to be staying put for now after publicly stating he isn't demanding a trade at the moment and is committed to winning with the only team he has ever known. ***PHOTO1*** While that's a nice statement from Tulo, we all know the writing is on the...

New York Yankees Jump Mets in New ESPN Power Rankings Released on Monday
May 12th, 2015 at 12:10 PM
The New York Yankees are moving on up the power rankings over there at ESPN, and they have now passed their crosstown rivals, the New York Mets, in the newest edition that was released on Monday. ***PHOTO1*** The Mets started off the season 13-3, but have been 7-9 since thanks to poor...

Is New York Yankees’ Michael Pineda the City’s Best Pitcher After 16-K Outing Vs. Baltimore Orioles?
May 10th, 2015 at 4:26 PM
With all the hype surrounding New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey, Yankees ace Michael Pineda is dealing right now and might just be the best pitcher in the city. ***PHOTO1*** After his first six starts resulted in four wins, people were comparing Pineda and Mets starter Jacob deGrom, who is a very...

Ex-Yankee Kyle Farnsworth Dominating as Defensive Lineman in Minor League Football
May 6th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
Now that his baseball career is over, former New York Yankees reliever Kyle Farnsworth is lining up on the defensive line of a minor-league football team down in Florda and is dominating. ***PHOTO1*** Farnsworth pitched in the majors as recently as last season with the New York Mets and Houston Astros, but...

Mets Failing Miserably at Taking Over New York from Yankees in 2015
May 4th, 2015 at 1:15 PM
The calendar has turned to a new month and reality is starting to set in for the New York Mets and their fans. ***PHOTO1*** Mets fans were so pumped about their start to the season being better than the Yankees' that they forget there was still five months left to go in...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Shows Soft Side with Nice Gesture to Sick Ballplayer
April 28th, 2015 at 4:12 PM
We always hear about the bad things New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez does, so it's only right we give him credit when he does something good—or in this case, great. ***PHOTO1*** Jon Heyman of CBS Sports is reporting that Rodriguez took the time to contact GianPaul Conti, a local ballplayer...

CC Sabathia Reacts to New York Yankees Fans Booing Him During Bad Outing Vs. Mets
April 26th, 2015 at 8:58 AM
Just when CC Sabathia was starting to get back on track, he threw up a stinker against the New York Mets on Saturday that had Yankees fans booing him as he left the game. ***PHOTO1*** Sabathia allowed a depressing seven runs on nine hits (three homers) over five innings. It was the...

New York Mets Beat Writer Predicts Victory Over Yankees, Then Looks Dumb After
April 25th, 2015 at 8:25 AM
New York Mets beat writer Adam Rubin inserted foot into mouth on Friday night after wrongly predicting the Mets would beat the Yankees at Yankee Stadium. ***VIDEO1*** Predictions are one thing, but to sound as cocky as Rubin did just illustrates how ahead of themselves Mets fans (and their writers) were before...

New York Mets with Ticket Promo Based on How Well Team Does Versus Yankees This Weekend
April 24th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
Based on how well the team does during this Subway Series, New York Mets fans could be getting a discount on their tickets—or not. ***PHOTO1*** The Mets have a promo running now that will give fans the same amount of dollars off tickets as the team scores runs against the New York...

New York Newspaper Mocks Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez in Batman-Themed Cover: Photo
April 24th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez is no stranger to being mocked by local newspapers, so it comes as no surprise that the New York Daily News depicted him as the Joker in a Batman-themed cover to celebrate the start of the Subway Series on Friday night. ***PHOTO1*** Alex Rodriguez is...

New York Mets Fans Planning Invasion of Yankee Stadium During Subway Series
April 23rd, 2015 at 8:50 AM
New York Mets fans are planning an invasion of Yankee Stadium this weekend when their team takes on the crosstown rival New York Yankees in the Bronx. ***PHOTO1*** The now infamous group of Mets fans, called The 7 Line, has purchased over 1,300 tickets for Friday night's contest versus the Yankees, all...

Yankees Legend Mariano Rivera Explains How Careful Players Must Be to Avoid Positive PED Test
April 18th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
With Major League Baseball players always making the excuse "I don't know how that got into my body" after testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs, New York Yankees legend Mariano Rivera explained how careful he was during his career to not put anything illegal into his body. ***PHOTO1*** Rivera admitted that there are...

New York Yankees’ Average Ticket Price for 2015 Less than Mets’ on Secondary Market
April 4th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
The New York Mets now own the most expensive ticket in town on secondary markets, surpassing the Yankees in average ticket prices for the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** According to By Kevin Fasick, Erin Calabrese and Daniel Prendergast of the New York Post, the Mets' average ticket price on ticket reseller sites like...

WPIX Uses ‘Seinfeld’ to Promote New York Yankees’ Return to Channel 11: Video
March 30th, 2015 at 1:48 PM
The New York Yankees are back in their old stomping grounds on channel 11 as WPIX will broadcast their games this season, along with the games of the New York Mets. In order to let people know about this big deal, PIX 11 is using some cuts from "Seinfeld" episodes to...

The New York Yankees, New York Mets and the “Derby”
March 30th, 2015 at 8:43 AM
Crosstown rivals New York Yankees and New York Mets faced each other in the 2000 World Series. The disparity since that tussle between the two sides since is marked, meaning that the Yankees often look elsewhere for their biggest, most hated rivals. ***PHOTO1*** The spoils in 2000 went to the elder of...

New York Yankees’ Jose Pirela Leaves in Ambulance After Crashing into Center Field Wall
March 22nd, 2015 at 2:08 PM
The New York Yankees experienced a very scary moment in bottom half of the first inning on Sunday against the New York Mets, as Jose Pirela, who was playing center field, crashed into the wall chasing a Juan Lagares line drive. Your browser does not support iframes. Pirela hit the wall hard...

New York Yankees’ C.C. Sabathia Goes Extra Mile to Pitch Versus Mets on Sunday
March 22nd, 2015 at 8:00 AM
C.C. Sabathia is doing all he can to prepare for the 2015 season, and that includes taking road trips during Spring Training. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Yankees are traveling two and a half hours to Port St. Lucie on Sunday to play the New York Mets and Sabathia could have probably used...

New York Mets HC Kevin Long Says He Pays Attention to Son, not Yankees
March 19th, 2015 at 10:00 AM
Former New York Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long is paying attention to his new employer, the New York Mets, not his old one—except when it comes to his son Jaron Long. ***PHOTO1*** Long was hired by the Mets during the offseason after the Yankees let him go. Since then, Long has been...

Yankees License Plates Outnumber Mets Plates in New York State
March 18th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
Score another victory for the New York Yankees and their fans. ***PHOTO2*** It turns out the Department of Motor Vehicles in New York has a count of how many Yankees and New York Mets license plates are out there in the state and it's the Bronx Bombers who took home the higher...