Tag Archive | Bronx

Hat Trick City for New York as they finish Up Regular Season Play at Yankee Stadium with 4-1 victory over Atlanta United

New York City FC marches on to the Playoffs with a huge victory under their belt as a Hat Trick by Alexandru Mitriță allowed for the team to earn a 4-1 victory over the reigning defending champions the Atlanta United on 9/25 at Yankee Stadium. It was the final game of the regular season for the […]

Cosmos to hold Five Open Tryouts through NYC

The New York Cosmos announced on Tuesday that the club will hold five open tryouts for soccer players. Each one will happen in a different borough of the City, and is open to anyone aged 16 or older. The coaching staff will select at least one participant from each tryout to join the team for […]

Yankees ink Kevin Youkilis to a one-year deal

The New York Yankees confirmed that they have a one-year deal in place with infielder Kevin Youkilis. The former rival of the Bombers now joins the Pinstripes, will become the third baseman in the Bronx, until the return of Alex Rodriguez. Youkilis, who will turn 34 in March, will receive a $12.25 million deal, will […]

1495 Sports Photo Gallery: Mets Wheelchair Softball Tournament

On a beautiful Friday afternoon at Citi Field, the New York Mets hosted 75 Wheelchair softball players in the 11th annual tournament at Citi Field. Helping to cheer on participants were greats Edgardo Alfonzo and Bud Harrelson. Participating in this years tournament were teams from the Queens, the Bronx, Boston, Chicago and Philadelphia. The franchise also […]

Curtis is ‘Grand’ in giving endeavors

One of the beautiful things about the holiday season, is that is also the time for giving back to others in need. The New York Yankees and their players have always taken great pride in giving back to their community in the South Bronx. Embodying that spirit was Bombers outfielder Curtis Granderson, who helped open a renovated schoolyard on Monday. The […]

Yankees offseason news and notes: 11/25/11

On Thursday the New York Yankees announced on their official site that they raced an agreement to a one-year contract with veteran starter Freddy Garcia, according to a report on ESPNNewYork.com. The Bombers have not announced the signing, which is said to be worth 4-5 million dollars. Garcia proved to be a valuable asset to the Yankees in […]

Sabathia agrees to deal with Yankees

One part of the New York Yankees rotation was set for the 2012 season, as ace-lefty C.C. Sabathia agreed to a contract extension worth $25 million. Coupled with the four years, $92 million remaining on the deal, C.C. will remain in the Bronx through 2016. The 31-year-old could have chosen to become a free-agent, instead returning to a place that has […]