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New York Post
Yankees should mold Betances into fledgling Mariano RiveraTo honor the 20th anniversary of Joe Torre’s first champion, the Yankees should
Yankees should mold Betances into fledgling Mariano Rivera
New York Post / Posted 14 hours ago
To honor the 20th anniversary of Joe Torre’s first champion, the Yankees should turn Dellin Betances into Mariano Rivera, circa 1996. To accomplish this, the Yankees should make Aroldis Chapman the closer, Andrew Miller his primary setup man and... Read more
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Billboard
Metallica's TV and Film Cameos: From 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?' to 'Billions' on Super Bowl NightMetallica might not have made it to the Super Bowl, but the band has several co
Metallica's TV and Film Cameos: From 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?' to 'Billions' on Super Bowl Night
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
Metallica might not have made it to the Super Bowl, but the band has several consolation prizes. Not only will the group be featured on Showtime’s Billions on Super Bowl night, but the previous evening, Metallica's sold-out The Night Before concert... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Bickley: A crowning moment for Waste Management Phoenix OpenPierce Spencer, in a giraffe suit, talks about the fans, the fun and the overpr
Bickley: A crowning moment for Waste Management Phoenix Open
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
Pierce Spencer, in a giraffe suit, talks about the fans, the fun and the overpriced beer at the Wasted Management Phoenix Open on the day it set a new attendance record of 201,003. Video by Patrick Breen | azcentral.com The most famous blown save in... Read more
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CBS Sports
This over-the-top Cam Newton discussion is familiar to MLB fansThe NFL's annual ratings monster/championship game, the Super Bowl, airs this c
This over-the-top Cam Newton discussion is familiar to MLB fans
CBS Sports / Posted 3 days ago
The NFL's annual ratings monster/championship game, the Super Bowl, airs this coming Sunday on CBS. I'm among the millions (and millions) of fans looking forward to the bout between the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers. It should be close and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
RailRiders announce full promotional schedule for 2016General manager Jeremy Ruby and his creative front office team wanted to do som
RailRiders announce full promotional schedule for 2016
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
General manager Jeremy Ruby and his creative front office team wanted to do something “fairly dramatic” when it comes to entertaining fans at PNC Field this summer. They’re betting that conducting a marathon and shooting a man from a cannon will... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
RailRiders announce full promotional schedule for 2016General manager Jeremy Ruby and his front office team wanted to do something “f
RailRiders announce full promotional schedule for 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
General manager Jeremy Ruby and his front office team wanted to do something “fairly dramatic” when it comes to entertaining fans at PNC Field this summer. They’re betting that conducting a marathon and shooting a man from a cannon will accomplish... Read more
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ESPN
Simon: Top 5 statistical milestones to watch in 2016The upcoming season should be a banner one for milestones, as Ichiro, A-Rod, K-
Simon: Top 5 statistical milestones to watch in 2016
ESPN / Posted 4 days ago
The upcoming season should be a banner one for milestones, as Ichiro, A-Rod, K-Rod and a quartet of pitchers take aim at some magic hits, home runs, saves and strikeouts. Here's a look at the players who are closest to some historic... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Yankees’ Andrew Miller: no issue as setup manYankees’ Miller: no issue as setup man Yankees left-hander Andrew Miller won t
Yankees’ Andrew Miller: no issue as setup man
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
Yankees’ Miller: no issue as setup man Yankees left-hander Andrew Miller won the Mariano Rivera Award last season as the AL’s best closer, but has no issue about having to relinquish his role to Aroldis Chapman. "I’m just trying to go out there and... Read more
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The Oklahoman
OKC Thunder closes out strange but successful road trip with win in MinnesotaMINNEAPOLIS — Six days ago, the Thunder set out on its longest road trip to dat
OKC Thunder closes out strange but successful road trip with win in Minnesota
The Oklahoman / Posted 12 days ago
MINNEAPOLIS — Six days ago, the Thunder set out on its longest road trip to date, a four-game trek that started in Dallas, ended in Minneapolis and included a four-day stay in New York during one of the worst blizzards in the city’s history. Along... Read more
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ESPN
Bryce Harper's future: Nationals vs. YankeesAlthough certainly he could end up elsewhere, Nationals beat writer Eddie Matz
Bryce Harper's future: Nationals vs. Yankees
ESPN / Posted 12 days ago
Although certainly he could end up elsewhere, Nationals beat writer Eddie Matz and Yankees beat writer Andrew Marchand make the case, respectively, for why Harper will stay in D.C. and why he'll wind up in the Bronx. Jump to the case for: Matz:... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Mis-Article of the Week: Misremembering FactsWhen did it become okay for writers to improperly analyze facts? I know everyo
Mis-Article of the Week: Misremembering Facts
Bleacher Report / Posted 17 days ago
When did it become okay for writers to improperly analyze facts? I know everyone wants to be a sportswriter, but simply because you have fingers and a keyboard does not give an individual the right to report incorrectly the goings-on of the game. If... Read more
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CBS Sports
Yankees will honor rival David Ortiz in final Yankee Stadium tripDavid Ortiz once honored Derek Jeter, now the Yankees will return the favor. (U
Yankees will honor rival David Ortiz in final Yankee Stadium trip
CBS Sports / Posted 18 days ago
David Ortiz once honored Derek Jeter, now the Yankees will return the favor. (USATSI) “I am sure we're going to do something,” principle owner Hal Steinbrenner said (nypost.com). “We have not formally, minute by minute, figured out exactly what... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Why Won't Anyone Take a Chance on Cespedes?One month before pitchers and catchers report, we've still got several things t
Why Won't Anyone Take a Chance on Cespedes?
Bleacher Report / Posted 19 days ago
One month before pitchers and catchers report, we've still got several things to settle… 1. What's Up with Cespedes? While Justin Upton has surfaced, it seems Yoenis Cespedes is stuck somewhere on Mars with Matt Damon. Golfing, maybe. What... Read more
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ESPN
MLB 2.0: Reimagining baseball -- Ban the save!Editor's note: In the days leading up to Rob Manfred's one-year anniversary as
MLB 2.0: Reimagining baseball -- Ban the save!
ESPN / Posted 19 days ago
Editor's note: In the days leading up to Rob Manfred's one-year anniversary as commissioner on Jan. 25, we asked our writers what one change or innovation they would make to improve baseball if the sport started over today. Today, in that... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Cromwell snaps Coginchaug win streakCROMWELL >> Former Minnesota Twins manager Tom Kelly was asked early on what he
Cromwell snaps Coginchaug win streak
The Middletown Press / Posted 24 days ago
CROMWELL >> Former Minnesota Twins manager Tom Kelly was asked early on what he thought about the great Yankee closer Mariano Rivera. “He belongs in a higher league,” said Kelly. So it is with the undefeated Cromwell girls basketball team which... Read more
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The Smoking Gun
Donald Trump Still A Miser, Tax Return ShowsJANUARY 15--For the sixth straight year, Donald Trump made no contributions to
Donald Trump Still A Miser, Tax Return Shows
The Smoking Gun / Posted 24 days ago
JANUARY 15--For the sixth straight year, Donald Trump made no contributions to his own charitable foundation, instead relying on a hefty contribution from a New York City ticket scalper to underwrite the group’s activities, according to an Internal... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Mariano Rivera to Headline 67th Day of Champions DinnerNew York Yankees legend Mariano Rivera will headline the 67th annual Rochester
Mariano Rivera to Headline 67th Day of Champions Dinner
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 25 days ago
New York Yankees legend Mariano Rivera will headline the 67th annual Rochester Press-Radio Club Day of Champions Children’s Charity Dinner on Tuesday, May 31 at the Joseph Floreano Riverside Convention Center. Rivera will receive the Coca-Cola... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
No MLB punishment looming for Yankees' Chapman?Strange, wasn’t it, that Joe Girardi already has chosen Aroldis Chapman as his
No MLB punishment looming for Yankees' Chapman?
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 25 days ago
Strange, wasn’t it, that Joe Girardi already has chosen Aroldis Chapman as his closer, more than a month before spring training and at least six weeks before Major League Baseball is expected to rule on any discipline against the left-hander for... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Chapman's addition gives Yanks best pen in team historyStrange, wasn’t it, that Joe Girardi already has chosen Aroldis Chapman as his
Chapman's addition gives Yanks best pen in team history
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 26 days ago
Strange, wasn’t it, that Joe Girardi already has chosen Aroldis Chapman as his closer, more than a month before spring training and at least six weeks before Major League Baseball is expected to rule on any discipline against the left-hander for... Read more
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CBS Sports
Joe Girardi confirms Aroldis Chapman will be the Yankees' closerMiller won the Mariano Rivera AL Reliever of the Year award after saving 36 of
Joe Girardi confirms Aroldis Chapman will be the Yankees' closer
CBS Sports / Posted 28 days ago
Miller won the Mariano Rivera AL Reliever of the Year award after saving 36 of 38 games with a 2.04 ERA, 0.86 WHIP and 100 strikeouts in 61 2/3 innings last season. It was the first year of his four-year, $36 million deal with the Yankees. So it... Read more
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Vavel
Korean Relief Pitcher Seung-Hwan Oh Signs With St. Louis Cardinals10-01-2016 Daniel Kim of KBSn reports that the St. Louis Cardinals will sign Ko
Korean Relief Pitcher Seung-Hwan Oh Signs With St. Louis Cardinals
Vavel / Posted 29 days ago
10-01-2016 Daniel Kim of KBSn reports that the St. Louis Cardinals will sign Korean reliever Seung-Hwan Oh if he passes a physical on Monday. Robert Murray of Baseball Essential... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Early Induction Odds for 2017 Baseball Hall of Fame ClassTrevor Hoffman was all class after narrowly missing out on becoming a first-bal
Early Induction Odds for 2017 Baseball Hall of Fame Class
Bleacher Report / Posted 1 months ago
Trevor Hoffman was all class after narrowly missing out on becoming a first-ballot Hall of Famer. Here's the former closer's official statement, which was released by the San Diego Padres: First and foremost, I want to congratulate Ken Griffey Jr.... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Bagwell, Raines and Hoffman fall just short of Hall electionNEW YORK (AP) - Jeff Bagwell and Tim Raines might want to block off the date fo
Bagwell, Raines and Hoffman fall just short of Hall election
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Jeff Bagwell and Tim Raines might want to block off the date for the 2017 induction ceremony at the baseball Hall of Fame after falling just short of election this year. National League career save leader Trevor Hoffman also appears... Read more
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CBS Sports
Who, if anyone, can beat Ken Griffey Jr.'s Hall of Fame vote record?The dust has barely settled on Ken Griffey Jr. setting a record in getting 99.3
Who, if anyone, can beat Ken Griffey Jr.'s Hall of Fame vote record?
CBS Sports / Posted 1 months ago
The dust has barely settled on Ken Griffey Jr. setting a record in getting 99.3 percent of the BBWAA vote, but this is the Internet, where 16-plus hours is like two weeks in newspaper years. So let's look ahead, shall we? We know Tom Seaver's record... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Jeff Jacobs: Good Day For Hall And Baseball Writers, Despite The 3 Who Left Griffey Off BallotNews: Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza in the Hall of Fame. Jeff Bagwell, from K
Jeff Jacobs: Good Day For Hall And Baseball Writers, Despite The 3 Who Left Griffey Off Ballot
Hartford Courant / Posted 1 months ago
News: Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza in the Hall of Fame. Jeff Bagwell, from Killingworth, Xavier High in Middletown and the University of Hartford, misses by only 15 votes. After he took the call from Jack O'Connell and absorbed that he had... Read more
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