Tag Archive | Joe Torre

Carlos Beltran Named Mets Manager

The New York Mets today announced that they have named Carlos Beltrán the 22nd manager in team history, agreeing to terms on a three-year contract with a club option for a fourth year. Beltrán, 42, has spent the past year as a special advisor for the New York Yankees. He last played in the majors […]

St John’s MBB Coach Chris Mullin Joins Celebrity Lineup for ‘True Blue’ Softball Game

St. John’s Head Coach Chris Mullin will be part of an all-star roster for the Boomer & Carton and New York Yankees ‘True Blue’ celebrity softball game on June 3 at Yankee Stadium benefiting the families of fallen NYPD officers Brian Moore, Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu. “I am humbled to be part of the ‘True Blue’ […]

Yankees re-sign Joe Girardi to a four-year contract

The New York Yankees announced today they have re-signed Manager Joe Girardi to a four-year contract, extending through the 2017 season. The 48-year-old Girardi has guided the team to the postseason in four of his six seasons at the helm, winning the franchise’s 27th World Championship in 2009. Under Girardi, the Yankees have gone a […]

Isles set to play 2012 preseason game in Brooklyn

The borough of Brooklyn is about to get another chapter in the history books in the world of sports, thanks to the Barclays Center. The state-of-the art arena, which will play host to the Nets, will also play host to the first NHL game, as the New York Islanders are set to host the Devils on October 2, 2012. “We […]