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John Franco Supporting Domestic Violence Charity

John Franco supporting Joe Torre's team

John Franco supporting Joe Torre’s team Several celebrities were in attendance this past Thursday evening, to honor Andy Pettitte and offer support of Joe Torre’s charity, Safe at Home Foundation, a charity that serves in a capacity to support victims of domestic violence and educate about misuse of power.  The charity celebrated it’s More...

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David Cone adds one more win to his resume - photo by @Sportsxmichelle
By Michelle SportsX On Saturday, November 15th, 2014

David Cone adds one more win to his resume

If this keeps up I might have to start rooting for the Yankees.  Well, actually that’s not likely to happen anytime soon, and while one is often advised to ‘never say never’ it’s probably More...

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By Guy Kipp On Monday, November 10th, 2014

Big Monday for Mets: deGrom Wins ROY; Cuddyer Signs

(Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports) A week after learning that center fielder Juan Lagares won the Gold Glove, the Mets had a red-letter day on Monday. By the time Jacob deGrom was declared the National League Rookie More...
By Gary Phillips On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

After 16 Years, Alfonso Soriano Calling it a Career   Alfonso Soriano may not have gone out in the most glamorous of ways, but the slugger should have few regrets after announcing his retirement following a 16-year big league career. The More...

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By Guy Kipp On Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Mets await awards season; Lagares and deGrom possible honorees

(Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images) Now that the San Francisco Giants have added another notch to their even-year dynasty with their World Series victory over the Royals, attention can turn to the lineup of post-season More...

By Michelle SportsX On Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

Who will take the 2014 MLB crown?

Rumor has it there’s an NBA game on, and while many are wondering if Kobe Bryant will go on to average more than 23 points a game, my eyes are glued to the 2014 World Series.  For now, the NBA can wait.  More...

Laila Ali, Undefeated world champion boxer with 24-0 record and 21 knockouts, 2012 Female Athlete of the Year, current WSF Athlete Advisory Panel member, WSF Past President and current WSF Board of Trustees member - photo taken by Michelle Sportsx October 15, 2014 Red Carpet Annual Salute to Women in Sports Cirpirani Wall Street, NYC
By Michelle SportsX On Sunday, October 26th, 2014

Special tribute to Women in Sports: Gorgeous and Grateful

The Annual Salute to Women in Sports, which I covered for Double G Sports, allowed me to watch so many of today’s amazing female athletes be honored for their contribution to their sport, as well as their More...

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By Sean Saint Jacques On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Why Kevin Long to the Mets is a bad idea

(Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports) Fans of the New York Yankees were happy with Kevin Long after the 2009 World Series, if they knew who he was at the time, because his offense had set a franchise record for home runs More...

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By Diane Quail On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Royals and Giants Set for 2014 World Series

Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports Tuesday is a bittersweet day for baseball fans.  The Fall Classic begins, but it’s also the end of the memorable 2014 baseball season.  We said goodbye to Derek Jeter, Paul Konerko, More...

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By Gary Phillips On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Yankees, Cashman Agree to New Deal as Coaching Staff Shaken Up

(AP Photo/John Marshall Mantel)   The New York Yankees announced on Friday that they have come to terms with general manager Brian Cashman on three-year contract. Monetary terms were not disclosed. Cashman, More...