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Gary Sanchez of the Yankees headlines Thurman Munson Awards

The Legend of Yankees’ former captain Thurman Munson still looms in a positive way and was highlighted this past Tuesday evening in New York City. The AHRC NYC Foundation held the 37th Annual Thurman Munson Awards Dinner at the Grand Hyatt Hotel raising funds to assist children and adults with disabilities. The Thurman Munson Awards Dinner has raised nearly $15 ... Read More »

Yankees Rookie Sensation Gary Sanchez to Receive Thurman Munson Award TONIGHT; Joins Mets’ Flores, Giants’ Cruz

AHRC NYC Foundation Benefit Pays Homage to Late Yankees Captain YANKEES CATCHER GARY SANCHEZ, METS INFIELDER WILMER FLORES, GIANTS WIDE RECEIVER VICTOR CRUZ TO RECEIVE 37TH ANNUAL THURMAN MUNSON AWARDS ON FEBRUARY 7, 2017 *** Sanford J. Schlesinger to Receive “Corporate Hero” Award*** New York, January 5 — The 37th Annual Thurman Munson Awards Dinner, which remembers the late, great ... Read More »

Yankees Hot Stove Notes

Yankees Farm System – Recently ranked #1 in MLB by Bleacher Report and #2 by Keith Law of ESPN and #2 by Major League Baseball (MLB.com) Battle for 1st Base – Following Mark Teixeira’s retirement, the job will be competed for during spring training by Greg Bird and Tyler Austin. Yankees also signed a Korean first baseman Ji-Man Choi, who ... Read More »

New York Yankees Offseason Roundup

By Adam Hayes, Contributing Writer Finishing fourth in the American League East was not something Mark Teixeira and Alex Rodriguez had in mind for their final season. The Yankees, while finishing above .500 at 84-78, lacked the punch they needed to start the season. April marked the only month that the Yankees finished with a losing record and after a ... Read More »

MLB Winter Meetings Preview with Mike Lalor: NY Edition

Major League Baseball will hold its 115th annual Winter Meetings from December 4-8, 2016, just south of Washington, D.C., at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland. For baseball fans around the world and those within the industry, the annual Winter Meetings are an exciting time where many teams shape their rosters for the coming season ... Read More »

Around NY Sports with Mike Lalor

Following their bye week, the New York Giants (4-3, T-2nd NFC East) return to action in this weekend against the Philadelphia Eagles (4-3, T-2nd NFC East) in an important division matchup. This will be a 1 pm Eastern start at MetLife Stadium and can be seen regionally on FOX and also on DirecTV CH 710. Joe Buck will return from ... Read More »

World Series Preview by Mike Lalor

Hope everyone is well out there — it’s good to be back, and just in time for the best part of the 112th World Series. Tied at one game apiece, the American League Champion Cleveland Indians and the National League Champion Chicago Cubs moved to Wrigley Field in Chicago for Games 3, 4, and 5. Friday night’s Game 3 was ... Read More »

Can the Yankees’ Gary Sanchez win Rookie of the Year?!?

On Friday, September 23, 2016 Yankees’ phenom rookie-sensation Gary Sanchez was officially nominated for the American League’s Best Rookie despite the fact that he didn’t play his first Major League game until August 3rd. I have heard many fans clamoring for this accolade during Sanchez’s historic run and my typical response is, “he won’t have enough at bats to qualify ... Read More »

For Mets fans: McAndrew-Dyer Battery Strikes Again!

This story is “amazing” (Mets pun “right off-the-bat”) as it contains all the best things in life: family, long-time friends, baseball and yes, even a miracle! It all began in 1967 when a pitcher, Jim McAndrew and a catcher, Duffy Dyer were teammates on the New York Mets’ minor league team in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Not only were Jim and Duffy ... Read More »

Yankees Quick Hit by Bryan Revello

What is going on? What is happening? Where is this coming from? From the time I wrote my column in July which ranted on the Yankees inability to rebuild to September where the Yankees are now in the thick of the Wild Card race – it feels like an entirely different season. The Major League Baseball season is a grueling ... Read More »