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Podcast Audio: ‘The Sports Watchdog’ Radio Show Features NFL’s Nick Lowery (again) & MLB’s Robb Quinlan

This weekend’s edition of The Sports Watchdog Radio Show on NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 – Phoenix was totally stuffed! In addition to exclusive interviews with seven-time Pro Bowl NFL kicker and Kansas City Chiefs Hall-of-Famer Nick Lowery as well as former MLB utility player Robb Quinlan, it also featured my own little mock draft before the upcoming NFL Draft ... Read More »

Podcast Audio: ‘The Sports Watchdog’ Radio Show Features WWE/MMA’s Jack Swagger & NFL’s Rennie Curran

This weekend’s edition of The Sports Watchdog Radio Show on NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 – Phoenix was loaded with great content! In addition to exclusive interviews with former WWE superstar and current MMA fighter, the All-American American himself, Jack Swagger as well as former NFL defensive end Rennie Curran, it also featured commentary on the winners and losers of ... Read More »

Podcast Audio: ‘The Sports Watchdog’ Radio Show Features NFL’s Marques Colston, MLS’s Jack Elliott & MLB’s Steve Wightman

This weekend’s edition of The #SportsWatchdog Radio Show on NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 – Phoenix was full! In addition to exclusive interviews with former Super Bowl champion NFL wide receiver Marques Colston, center back for the MLS Philadelphia Union Jack Elliott and MLB Hall-of-Fame groundskeeper Steve Wightmen, it also featured commentary on the recent acquisition by the LA Galaxy ... Read More »

Los Angeles Dodgers Lose Justin Turner to Injury

Credit: Joe Camporeale

By Mason Kern The Los Angeles Dodgers lost their offensive leader from last season to injury in this past Monday night’s spring training game in which the team achieved a 3-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics. Justin Turner, third baseman for last season’s World Series runner-ups, reportedly sustained a non-displaced fracture in his left wrist upon being hit by a ... Read More »

Podcast Audio: ‘The Sports Watchdog’ Radio Show Features MLB’s Ferguson Jenkins & NFL-Related Author Michael McCormack

This weekend’s edition of The Sports Watchdog Radio Show on NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 – Phoenix was stacked! In addition to exclusive interviews with MLB Hall-of-Fame pitcher Ferguson Jenkins as well as NFL-related author of “Born Fanatic: My Life in the Grip of the NFL” Michael McCormack, it also featured commentary on the beginning stages of the NFL offseason ... Read More »

Season Preview: Will Loss of J.D. Martinez Impact Diamondbacks World Series Dreams?

Credit: Joe Camporeale

By Mason Kern After going 93-69 a year ago, the Arizona Diamondbacks have the tools to make another successful playoff push in the 2018-19 MLB season. Fans should expect power swings and strikeouts galore from their two superstars: perennial National League MVP candidate (and first baseman) Paul Goldschmidt and ace pitcher Zack Greinke. Despite getting swept in the NLDS by ... Read More »

Podcast Audio: ‘The Sports Watchdog’ Radio Show Features NFL’s Nick Lowery & Boxing’s Mike Suski

This weekend’s edition of The Sports Watchdog Radio Show on NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 – Phoenix was stuffed to the rim with content! In addition to exclusive interviews with seven-time NFL Pro-Bowler and Kansas City Chiefs Hall-of-Fame kicker Nick Lowery as well as former top-10 worldwide boxer Mike Suski, it also featured insightful commentary on the the 2018 Winter ... 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 »

Lenny Dykstra signs Mets memorablia on Staten Island

By Pamela Silvestri | silvestri@siadvance.com STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Flatscreens blared and Fireball shots flowed as Play Sports Bar patrons awaited the arrival of baseball legend Lenny Dykstra. “It’s a great night for Mets fans,” enthused bar owner Carmine Gualtieri around 8 p.m. in Annadale. For a Thursday night, business proved especially brisk while staff readied photographs and Mets bric-a-brac ... Read More »

Yankees/Mets Game Recaps for July 4th

(Saturday, July 4) NEW YORK YANKEES Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – A night after Brian McCann’s extra-innings walkoff home run topped the Tampa Bay Rays, the New York Yankees had a less conventional 3-2 win in their last at-bat on Saturday. After Dellin Betances blew a 2-0 lead in the top of the ninth, Brad Boxberger (4-4) failed to record an ... Read More »