Tag Archive | Baseball

John Ricco to take on a new role with the New York Mets Organization

The New York Mets announced today that John Ricco has been promoted into the newly-created position of Senior Vice President, Senior Strategy Officer. Ricco, 50, will report to Mets COO Jeff Wilpon on special business and finance projects, including significant construction projects the Mets are planning for their Spring Training facility and other minor league […]

Staten Island Yankees Announce 14 Fireworks Shows For 2019

New York City’s best summer fireworks return to Richmond County Bank Ballpark at St. George for the 2019 season. Fourteen post-game fireworks shows will be featured this summer which includes after every Friday & Saturday game, July 3rd, and after the New York-Penn League All-Star Game on August 21st.   “Nothing says affordable family entertainment […]

Mets Name Remaining 2019 Coaching Staff

 The New York Mets announced today its remaining major league coaching staff by naming Chili Davis, the team’s hitting coach, Chuck Hernandez, the bullpen coach and Luis Rojas to the newly-created role of quality control coach. “We are very excited with what we believe to be a well-rounded coaching staff with experience, extensive knowledge and […]

Mets Acquire Eight-Time All-Star Robinson Cano and AL Reliever of the Year Edwin Diaz from Seattle

The New York Mets announced today that the club has acquired eight-time All-Star infielder Robinson Canó, 2018 Mariano Rivera American League Reliever of the Year RHP Edwin Díaz and cash from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for outfielder Jay Bruce, RHP Anthony Swarzak, RHP Gerson Bautista, minor league RHP Justin Dunn and minor league outfielder […]

Staten Island Yankees Announce 2019 Schedule; Host of 2019 New York-Penn League All-Star Game

The Staten Island Yankees are excited to announce the team’s 2019 season schedule. The SI Yanks kick off another action-packed summer celebrating their 20th Anniversary of baseball on Staten Island. The 2019 season will be even more special as the New York-Penn League All-Star Game will be played at Richmond County Bank Ballpark at St. […]

Mets and Konica Minola to Honor Local Veterans September 27

The New York Mets and partner Konica Minolta, the Official Copier of the New York Mets, will honor local veterans from the Blue Angels Foundation and the Wounded Warrior Project with a pregame ceremony on Thursday, September 27. The Mets and Konica Minolta have been partners since 2015 and are pleased to come together to […]

Staten Island Yankees Raise Over $8,000 Through Special Breast Cancer T-Shirt and Jersey Sales on Behalf of GM Jane Rogers

This past season, Jane Rogers, GM of the Staten Island Yankees was diagnosed with Breast Cancer. The Staten Island Yankees have supported their amazing General Manager by raising money and awareness this season. The Staten Island Yankees distributed “Rogers 99” t-shirts with a $15 donation and the team wore pink pinstriped jerseys on August 29th […]