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Tanaka aims to bail out Yankees vs. A’s

( – The New York Yankees hope Masahiro Tanaka can start his June slate the way he ended May when the Japanese hurler gets the call Thursday against the Oakland Athletics. Tanaka will try to salvage the finale of this three-game set for the Yankees, who have lost four in a row and six of eight games. Tanaka was named ... Read More »

Mets Fall to Cubs 5-4 in Chicago

(Wednesday, June 4) Final Score: Chicago 5, New York 4 Chicago, IL ( – Starlin Castro went 3-for-4 with three RBI and the Chicago Cubs defeated the New York Mets, 5-4, in the second matchup of a three-game set from Wrigley Field. The Cubs trailed by two entering the home half of the fifth, but with one out, Emilio Bonifacio ... Read More »

Rangers Lose Game One in Overtime

(Wednesday, June 4th) Final Score: Los Angeles 3, New York 2 (OT) Los Angeles, CA ( – Justin Williams netted the game winner with 4:36 elapsed in overtime, as the Los Angeles Kings claimed a 3-2 victory over the New York Rangers in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals from Staples Center on Wednesday. Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi attempted ... Read More »

Slumping Yankees Fall to the Athletics Again 7-4

(Wednesday, June 4) Final Score: Oakland 7, New York 4 Bronx, NY ( – Two solo home runs from Yoenis Cespedes and one from Josh Donaldson helped the Oakland Athletics climb out of an early hole to beat the New York Yankees 7-4 on Wednesday night. Donaldson had the go-ahead blast in the seventh inning, giving the A’s a 5-4 ... Read More »

Don Zimmer, baseball lifer, dies at 83

St. Petersburg, FL ( – Don Zimmer, a baseball lifer who spent 12 seasons in the major leagues as a player and more than four decades as a manager, coach and advisor, has died, according to the Tampa Bay Rays. He was 83. Zimmer, who had undergone heart surgery in April, died Wednesday at BayCare Alliant Hospital in Dunedin, Florida, ... Read More »

Up the Backstretch: ‘Chrome’ is poised to triple the fun

By Don Agriss, Horse Racing Editor Philadelphia, PA ( – If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. Don’t change horses in mid-stream. Leave with the one who brought you. Those are the proverbs or cliches that seem apropos for betting this week’s 146th Belmont Stakes. California Chrome has proven he’s the best 3-year-old in the nation with his eye-popping victories ... Read More »

Stanley Cup Final, inside the numbers

By Bob Herpen, Contributing NHL Writer Philadelphia, PA ( – Well before tonight’s drop of the puck for Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, the New York Rangers and Los Angeles Kings have defied the odds and managed to make history. Prior to this season, no team which had endured more than 19 postseason games through the first three ... Read More »

Athletics eye series win over Yankees

( – The Oakland Athletics look to keep rolling when they shoot for a series win over the New Yankees Wednesday in the Bronx. The Athletics disposed of the Yankees with Tuesday’s 5-2 win in 10 innings, as Brandon Moss’ second home run of the game highlighted a three-run top of the 10th inning and pushed Oakland’s AL-best record to ... Read More »

Matsuzaka returns to Mets’ rotation vs. Cubs

( – It’s back to the future time at Wrigley Field on Wednesday night, when former Boston ace Daisuke Matsuzaka takes the mound for the New York Mets in the middle game of a three-game series with the host Chicago Cubs. The former Asian media sensation has pitched in relief 16 times in 17 outings for the Mets thus far ... Read More »

New York Rangers Hosting Free Viewing Party and Fan Fest for Game 1

NEWS RELEASE Contact: Stacey Escudero/ (212) 465-5902 Ryan Watson / (212) 465-5945 NEW YORK RANGERS HOSTING FREE VIEWING PARTY AND FAN FEST FOR GAME 1 AT BRYANT PARK TODAY BEGINNING AT 4:00 P.M. Appearances by Rangers Alumni Adam Graves, Glenn Anderson, Jeff Beukeboom, Nick Fotiu, Ron Greschner and Stephane Matteau New York, June 4, 2014 – The New York Rangers ... Read More »