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MLB Cheating Scandal

They still call it “The Shot Heard ‘Round the World” and Bobby Thompson’s blast off Ralph Branca in the rubber match of a National League ‘play-in’ game is part of baseball folklore. Even though the New York Giants, Brooklyn Dodgers and the Polo Grounds are all long gone, this home run stands the test of time, even after what was ... Read More »

BATBOY: A Night for our Troops

By Steve Vaccaro – Due to the recent international developments, New York City and Long Island police officials have beefed-up security measures. In a prepared statement, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has told state public safety and emergency response agencies to increase security at critical infrastructure points including Kennedy, LaGuardia Airports and Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn. Mayor Bill de Blasio and ... Read More »

Batboy Play Jan. 10

 A wonderful play presented by Ray Negron at the Fort Hamilton Army Base Theater. Door opens at 1800 hrs. Show starts at 1900 hrs. Cost This event is opened to the public for FREE Contact Tel: 718.630.4771/4772 WEBSITE Read More »

Josh Hader To the Yankees?

The New York Yankees already have one of the strongest bullpens in baseball, but that doesn’t mean that GM Brian Cashman isn’t looking to add another quality arm to it. The latest rumor has Milwaukee Brewers closer Josh Hader being spoken about in a trade that may include infielder Miguel Andujar. Photo: Wikipedia/Labeled For Reuse Read More »

YANKEES SIGN RHP GERRIT COLE TO A NINE-YEAR CONTRACT THROUGH 2028 SEASON

The Yankees announced today that they have signed three-time All-Star right-handed pitcher Gerrit Cole to a nine-year contract extending through the 2028 season with a player opt-out following the 2024 season. Cole, 29, finished second in American League Cy Young Award voting in 2019 after going 20-5 with an AL-best 2.50 ERA (212.1IP, 142H, 66R/59ER, 48BB, 326K, 29HR) in 33 starts with ... Read More »

Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig Crystal Clear Video Clip

The day that this video was shot, no one had any idea just how special it would be for the dawn of time. A mere two-plus minutes of black and white footage shot from what appears to be the first base side on-deck circle shows arguably the two best baseball players of all time taking pre-game batting practice. Babe Ruth ... Read More »

The GG Men (Gleyber Torres and Gio Urshela)

By Ray Negron, Contributing Writer The GG Men were spectacular both on and off the field. The men that I am referring to are Gleyber Torres and Gio Urshela. These two men were my go to guys all season. Throughout my career with the Yankees I have always had my “go to guys.” These are the players that I knew ... Read More »

Yankees-Stonewall Scholars to be Announced and Introduced on Wednesday at The Stonewall Inn

The recipients of the 2019 Yankees-Stonewall scholarships will be announced and introduced on Wednesday, May 22 at 3:00 p.m., at The Stonewall Inn. The announcement will be made during a speaking program which will include Yankees President Randy Levine, Yankees Senior Vice President and General Manager Brian Cashman, Yankees Senior Vice President and Assistant General Manager Jean Afterman, Yankees Senior Vice President of ... Read More »