Tag Archive | New York

Manhattan Set To Defend MAAC Championship

Manhattan (16-13) begins defense of its 2015 MAAC Championship on Saturday, March 7 at 8 p.m. The Jaspers’ opening round game will be streamed live on ESPN3. TOP STORYLINES #1 – Winners of four-of-five, the Jaspers will face either No. 6 Quinnipiac or No. 11 Marist in the quarterfinals. #2 – Manhattan defeated both teams […]

Athletes In Your Community: Mets Wright and Gee Visit Firehouse in Queens

The pain and sacrifice from those who gave up their lives during the September 11 attacks will never truly go away. For those who had loved ones run in to help when the Towers fell the pain will always remain. Days like today though always help as on a humid day in Maspeth, Queens New […]

Pitching Coach Dave LaRoche brings All-Star experience to Brooklyn

There is a buzz around MCU Park for the 2014 New York-Penn League All-Star Game, as the excitement builds about the showcase of the best players in the league, the Cyclones added an All-Star to the Coaching Staff in Interim Pitching Coach Dave LaRoche. LaRoche, who spent 14 years in the Majors, has enjoyed his […]

Mets Acquire Blake Taylor from Pittsburgh to Complete Trade

The New York Mets announced on Sunday the club has acquired lefthanded pitcher Blake Taylor from the Pittsburgh Pirates to complete the April 18 trade that sent first baseman Ike Davis to the Pirates and brought righthanded relief pitcher Zack Thornton to the Mets. Taylor, 19, will be assigned to the rookie-level Gulf Coast Mets. The lefthander […]

New York Liberty Waive Williams, Sign Avery Warley-Talbert

New York Liberty Head Coach and General Manager Bill Laimbeer announced on  Monday that the team has waived guard Kamiko Williams and signed free agent center Avery Warley-Talbert. Warley-Talbert appeared in eight games for the Liberty in 2013 after being signed in mid-June. She made five starts and averaged 3.0 points and 4.9 rebounds per game during her […]

Long Island Drops Heartbreaker to Somerset 6-5 in 12 Innings

The Long Island Ducks (18-16) dropped a heartbreaking 6-5 loss to the Somerset Patriots (23-13) in Atlantic League of Professional Baseball action on Sunday. It was a battle between the first and second place team in the Liberty Division, and both teams battled things out till the end. The Patriots may have claimed the final […]

Ducks Drop Tough Game Two to Somerset 8-0

The Long Island Ducks (18-15) dropped a very tough Game Two to the Somerset Patriots (22-13) by a final of 8-0 in Atlantic League of Professional Baseball action on Saturday night. Prior to Game 2 the Atlantic League announced that Second Baseman Cody Puckett was named as player of the day for his three hit […]