Tag Archive | World Series

Baltimore Orioles to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the 1970 World Championship

The Baltimore Orioles will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1970 World Series championship on Friday, September 18, during the 7:35 p.m. ET game against the Tampa Bay Rays. The celebration will recognize the 1970 team, which went 108-54 during the regular season and defeated the Cincinnati Reds, 4-1, to win the club’s second World […]

Dodgers Swinging for the Fences; Acquire Betts and Price from Red Sox

Late Tuesday night, the MLB got hit with an atomic shockwave. The Los Angeles Dodgers traded for former MVP Mookie Betts and 2012 AL Cy Young winner David Price in a blockbuster deal with the Boston Red Sox.   In return, the Dodgers shipped a package off to Beantown that includes future star Alex Verdugo. […]

Mets Sign Four-Time All-Star Dellin Betances

The New York Mets today announced that the club has signed four-time All-Star RHP Dellin Betances to a one-year contract with a player option for 2021. To make room on the 40-man roster, the Mets designated infielder Sam Haggerty for assignment. Betances, 31, was the first reliever in baseball history to have 100 or more […]

Mets Sign RHP Rick Porcello to a One-Year Contract

The New York Mets today announced that the club has signed Cy Young Award-winning right-handed pitcher Rick Porcello to a one-year deal. In a corresponding move, right-handed pitcher Stephen Nogosek has been designated for assignment. Porcello, 30, has spent the last five seasons with Boston, where he compiled a 73-55 record. He ranks third in […]

Options for Wright and Dickey picked-up for 2013

For now David Wright and R.A. Dickey remain in the Orange and Blue, as the franchise according to sources have extended the options for both All-Stars for 2013. Reports are that the Mets are quietly working on a deal to make the two ‘cornerstones’ of the team remain in Queens for the future. For Wright […]

1495 Sports Community Relations Spotlight: The Runyon 5K

There are many walks and runs that a person can participate in to help find a cure for cancer, but for four years now The Runyon 5K allows for baseball fans the opportunity of a lifetime-the opportunity to take in the sights of legendary Yankee Stadium. Staring from The Grand Hall, 4,000 cancer survivors, family […]

Yankees complete three-year deal with Brian Cashman

The New York Yankees announced on Tuesday, that General Manager Brian Cashman have agreed to a three-year contract extension. Cashman has held the GM position since 1998, helping to build the Bombers to four World Series titles. Cashman is in elite company in terms of executives who won four rings, as the last GM to accomplish the feat was the Dodgers’ Buzzie Bavasi in the 1950s […]