Articles Tagged ‘mlb’

FILE - In this June 9, 2011 file photo, Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

Justin Verlander Wins AL Cy Young in Unanimous Vote

In the not-so-surprising news category: Justin Verlander was named the AL Cy Young award winner in a unanimous vote on Tuesday. The only question that…

Cam Maron (right) of the Long Island Astros with teammates Ryan Rusoff (left) and P.J. Lenz (center) at the "Boys of Summer" All-Star Game at Citibank Park (now Bethpage Ballpark) in summer 2007.

Huntington Product Hitting Well in Mets Minors

The tradition of Long Island baseball continues to grow as…

Frank McCourt New Vice Chairman Calls MLB ‘Irresponsible’

A day after Major League Baseball announced they will be taking over operations from the Los Angeles Dodgers, Frank McCourt’s newly hired vice chairman sounded…

New York Mets' David Wright runs down the baseline after hitting a three-run home run in the seventh inning of a spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals on Tuesday, March 29, 2011 in Viera, Fla. The Mets won 8-2. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

New York Mets in Store for Another Rough Season

The Mets are difficult to figure out. If they’re healthy, then they will have one of the deepest lineups in the National League. If they…

Kevin Healy, center, David Hollenbach, left, and Cecilia Kunath, right paint a logo on the field at Yankee stadium in preparation for opening day Tuesday, March 29, 2011, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Yankees Look to Rebound after Falling Short Last Season

The New York Yankees will win the World Series. Well, I don’t think so, but some enthusiastic Yankees fans might. The Yankees come back this…

New York Yankees starting pitcher Phil Hughes delivers the ball to the Texas Rangers during the first inning at Game 2 of baseball's American League Championship Series Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Yankees Give Ball To Phil Hughes In Postseason’s Biggest Start

After what’s felt like a never-ending journey, Hughes readies for the biggest outing of his career