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AP Sports WriterGeorge Steinbrenner's impact on baseball went far beyond his New York Yankees. He showed all teams that spending lavishly on players — when done intelligently — was a way to produce winners, and even some of his rivals adopted that strategy....
Tags: Puerto Rico
Bernie Williams received a rock star's reception even at an event in which he was surrounded by rock stars. Williams was at the new Yankee Stadium today to help Christen the stadium's Hard Rock Cafe. He was joined by rapper DMC, Ace Frehley, of Kiss,...
The fans poured into the new Yankee Stadium hours early on Thursday, eager to witness the historic first regular-season game at the new ballpark. One 40-ish man said as he crossed 161st St.: "I haven't been this excited since I was a little kid." The...
Tags: Sports, Jorge Posada, Mark Derosa, Nick Swisher, Chicago Cubs
A package of human growth hormone was delivered to Larry Bigbie's home in Northwest Indiana at Christmastime 2005. Within 10 minutes, federal investigators were at the former Orioles outfielder's door. Bigbie knew he was busted. He said he had no choice...
Tags: Corporate Crime, Football, Fraud, New York Mets, Eddie Murray
On the Yankees beatI get the sense -- based on the number of replies to my last not-so-scintillating post about a fifth starter -- that some of you are anxious to get back to baseball. So here's the scoop on this weekend's Baseball......
On the Mets beatSounds like fun, doesn't it? That's just two of the highlights scheduled for this Sunday's BBWAA Awards dinner at the New York Hilton, where all of the MLB hardware will be handed out (MVPs, Cy Youngs, etc.) and the......
Tags: Sports, All Stars, Major League Baseball, Cy Young, Babe Ruth
On the Yankees beatJust came from Bernie Williams' Hillside Food Outreach Dinner at the Greentree Country Club in New Rochelle. Robinson Cano was a special guest, or rather is a special guest, since we talked to the two guys before the dinner actually......
WatchdogTickets still are available - at $225 per - for one of New York's most venerable mid-winter sports traditions, the BBWAA dinner Sunday at the New York Hilton. Lennon has the details here. One highlight: Bernie Williams performing "Take Me......
Tags: Mickey Mantle, Sports
WatchdogThe dinner of the New York Chapter of the Baseball Writers' Association of America featured "stars, critics, magnates and officials of the diamond," on a night when "formality was forgotten and hilarity was the keynote of the occasion." Actually, that.......
WatchdogJoe Torre generally is extremely complimentary in his new book in discussing players from the late 1990s glory years. That includes Bernie Williams, of course, but the book does poke gentle fun at "Bernie being Bernie," which at times involved......
Tags: Joe Torre, Game Playing
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