Tag: Bernie Williams

Big Ben Whitney: My Five Best Yankees Games in Person

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BRONXX, NY – Monday night was my first New York Yankees game on the season. Hopefully, they’re turning the bus away from an unexpected detour in Mediocrity City and have set the navigation to Dominationtown. In the meantime, I thought I would re-live the top 5 Yankee games I’ve seen in person. Enjoy. October 1, 2002: Bern […]

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On Parade: All-Time MLB Puerto Rican Team for Puerto Rico Day!

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NUEVA YORK– Today is the 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade in NYC, as we celebrate the culture of this U.S. commonwealth. It doesn’t matter if you hail from the archipelago itself but if you truly grew up in NYC and not the suburbs, you already have some Nuyorican, as part of your fabric. Whether […]

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The Yankees A.D. (After Death)

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SPANISH HARLEM – August 1st, 2016 will forever be known as the day the Yankees finally waved the white flag and became full-fledged sellers at the MLB Trade Deadline. As hard as it was to see in my lifetime, it was even more remarkable to hear scouts and analysts say it was the first time ever […]

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Yankees, Mets in Different Directions? 2016 MLB Draft Predictions

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FLUSHING, NY – With their 4-game sweep of the snake-bit Colorado Rockies in the books, the red-hot New York Mets have their fans and other organizations frothing at the mouth re their abundance of young pitching talent. All are also lauding New York’s acquisitions of Yoenis Cespedes, Juan Uribe and Tyler Clippard before the MLB […]

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Yankees Greats Ruth, DiMaggio, The Mick and…Graeme Lloyd?

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Melbourne, FL–There wasn’t a dry eye in the House on Sunday evening. Bernie Williams had his very good career properly recognized at Yankee Stadium. Bernie was a very good Yankee, and a consistent run producer for the dynastic Bomber teams of the mid 90s to the mid 2000s. Very good, but not great since that […]

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Ebs’ Hot Takes: Refs Steal One From The Hawks and More

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ON THE SIDELINES AT A LACROSSE PRACTICE, SOMEWHERE – By now I’m sure you have all seen Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford’s Flagrant 2 foul on Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Matthew Dellavedova during the second quarter of Sunday night’s Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals. (If you haven’t, here’s the link.) And I’m sure you all have […]

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Cookie’s Corner: Yankees “Core Four” Bore Shafts Bernie Williams

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NEW YORK, NY – Coming to you from NOT Yankee Stadium (where the Yanks and the Red Sox will play each other for the first in however many umpteen times this season), I bring you this Yankees Core Four Bore rant. That’s right, I’m going to express some displeasure with the Yankee Organization – my team […]

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Cookie’s Corner: No More Bikinis but Sports Stuff has Me Smiling

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NEW YORK, NY – Despite what could’ve been a column littered with complaints about fall being here, lamenting the end of days for bikinis, tanning butter and triathlons for yours truly, you’ve lucked out.  That’s right, this Cookie is a very happy girl. I’m LOVIN’ it! Here’s why: Sunday Funday at Yankee Stadium:  West Coast Craig […]

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A PROPOSAL FOR JOHNNY DAMON

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by West Coast Craig ONEONTA, NY – I figure it’s a good time to talk a little baseball. Let’s start with the in-the-news Johnny Damon. You think when Jumpin’ Johnny popped up at 2nd in Game 4 and then raced to 3rd he was thinking “Hey that worked out pretty well, I bet that’s at […]

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