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Journeyman Carlyle Finds a Home in Mets Bullpen

Buddy Carlyle
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Buddy Carlyle may sound more like the name of a 1950’s era lounge singer, as Jon Heyman of CBS Sports recently pointed out on twitter, or an old vaudeville star, as another put it. However, Carlyle is a middling 36-year old reliever, who made his debut back in August of 1999 with the San Diego Padres, and who has surprisingly landed on his feet in More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Friday, August 15th, 2014
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Pineda Strong in Return, but Yankees Drop Two Straight in Baltimore

It seems like all season long the Yankees have been waiting for a hero, that hypothetical missing piece that will propel them to a playoff berth. How many conversations among Yankee fans this season began with “Once More...

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By Gary Phillips On Friday, August 15th, 2014
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Collins Says Harvey Won’t Pitch in 2014

Brad Penner USA TODAY Sports   Fans of the New York Mets will be happy to know that Matt Harvey is doing just fine in his rehab from Tommy John surgery. Manager Terry Collins wants them know that does not mean More...

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By Gary Phillips On Thursday, August 14th, 2014
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Yankees: Leave Brian Cashman Alone

Chat Sports   The fans, the media and even the Yankees themselves are starting to get a little ridiculous. The struggles this team has endured this season are in no way, shape or form Brian Cashman’s More...

Brandon Halverson will be one of the goalies for the Rangers team heading to the tournament.
By Tony Griffo On Thursday, August 14th, 2014
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Rangers Sending Team of Prospects to Traverse City Hockey Tournament

Brandon Halverson will be one of the goalies for the Rangers team heading to the tournament. For the eighth time in New York Rangers history, the Broadway Blueshirts will be sending a team to play in the Traverse More...

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By Michael Schepp On Thursday, August 14th, 2014
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A Quick Look at Knicks 2014-15 Schedule

Courtesy of Madison Square Garden On Wednesday, the NBA released the schedule for the upcoming season. The New York Knicks will be opening up the season at Madison Square Garden on October 29 against Derrick Rose More...

Thunder first baseman Greg Bird was named the Eastern League Player of the Week
By Matt Kardos On Monday, August 11th, 2014
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Bird is the Word: Thunder Slugger Named EL Player of the Week

The Eastern League announced on Monday afternoon that Trenton Thunder first baseman Greg Bird has been named the league’s Player of the Week for the period of August 4th-10th. Bird, a 2011 fifth-round draft More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Monday, August 11th, 2014
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Yankees: Last Chance to Be AL East Contenders?

Courtesy of Getty Images Is it finally time for Yankee fans to become scoreboard gazers? The Yankees dropped their weekend series to the Indians with a loss on Sunday afternoon. If it hadn’t been for Jacoby Ellsbury’s More...

After some tweaks to his approach, Gary Nova has impressed new offensive coordinator, Ralph Friedgen. (Jim O'Connor | USA TODAY Sports Images)
By Diane Quail On Monday, August 11th, 2014
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New Offensive Coordinator, Ralph Friedgen, Looks to Provide New Teaching Mechanisms to Rutgers and Specifically Gary Nova

Ralph Friedgen was hired by Rutgers head football coach, Kyle Flood, to help his struggling offense.  The 67-year-old former offensive coordinator comes into Piscataway with not only college experience, but NFL More...

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By Chip Gianni Jr. On Friday, August 8th, 2014
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Former Devils Star, Brian Rafalski, Elected To US Hockey Hall of Fame

(ANDRE FORGET/QMI AGENCY) The United States Hockey Hall of Fame announced their 2014 Induction class on August 6, 2014. Former New Jersey Devils Defenseman, Brian Rafalski, was one of those honorees. Rafalski, a More...