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    October 15, 2013

    Jack Clark, Ex-Yankee, Offers to Take Polygraph in Albert Pujols Lawsuit--If Pujols Does Same [Updated]

    Updated Monday night to include response from Pujols's lawyer. Earlier this month, slugger Albert Pujols sued former New York Yankee (and St. Louis Cardinal and San Francisco Giant) Jack Clark for defamation. Now, through his attorney, Clark has responded by challenging Pujols to a duel. Clark's w ... More >>

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    August 1, 2012

    Trade Deadline Comes And Goes. Yanks Do Nada

    Remember just a few years ago when everyone thought it was so unfair that the Yankees had the money and resources to make all the big deals just before the trade deadline? The haves picking the pockets of the have-nots, and all that. Well, it sure does look as if the Yankees are no longer one of th ... More >>

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    June 20, 2011

    Jose Reyes: A Franchise Player the Mets Can't Possibly Replace?

    ​Judging from the enthusiasm being displayed on the radio call-in shows, Mets fans may be putting a little too much stock in Jose Reyes' resounding statement on Friday that he's not going to go with Scott Boras as his agent in upcoming contract negotiations. That is, if they are assuming t ... More >>

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    October 25, 2010

    Yankees Post Mortem: Dissecting 2010's Corpse

    ​No point right now in looking into the Yankees chances of getting Cliff Lee -- though offhand I'd say the odds are about the same as they were for the Knicks in landing LeBron James. There's also not much point wondering what the Yankees need to do to pull themselves together next season. The ... More >>

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    December 14, 2009

    Baseball Legend Whitey Herzog Goes to the Hall; Should He Go (Back) to the Mets, Too?

    ​by James H. Burns Last week's vote by the veterans' committee to put Whitey Herzog into the Hall of Fame reminds us of something a lot of fans don't know: though for years Mets devotees thought of Whitey as the "White Rat," an arch-enemy, managing the rival St. Louis Cardinals to three Nat ... More >>

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    November 5, 2009

    Jockbeat's World Series Wrap

    ​First of all, on behalf of those at the Village Voice who are Yankee fans, let me thank Roy Edroso for the headline on his piece, "Congratulations Douchebag Yankee Fans." We accept your congratulations, and we assume you mean douchebag in the best possible sense. And, yes, we are doucheba ... More >>

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    October 21, 2009

    Crazy Yankee Chick: Umpires Tainting Yankees' Success

    ​At least third base umpire Tim McClellan had a perfectly valid excuse for his supreme idiocy last night: As far as the two calls that I had at third base. The first one with Swisher leaving too soon. In my heart I thought he left too soon. On the play with Cano and Posada, I thought Cano was ... More >>

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    October 12, 2009

    Crazy Yankee Chick: Running Diary of Series Clincher

    ​CONGRATULATIONS TO THE NEW YORK YANKEES ON SWEEPING THE AMERICAN LEAGUE DIVISION SERIES! Instead of a straight recap, we're doing it running-diary style. Because years from now when I'm locked up and under observation for some new breed of manic psychosis, these entries will be invaluable to ... More >>

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    April 13, 2009

    Fossella Pleads Guilty, Will Serve 5 Days for DUI

    Rather than challenge an earlier decision finding him guilty of drunk driving -- the result of an arrest that eventually revealed his longterm extramarital affair and ended his Congressional career -- Vito Fossella dropped his plan to appeal, pleaded guilty in a Virginia courtroom and accepted a fiv ... More >>

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    April 6, 2009

    Jockbeat: A Look at Yankees Batting for 2009

    The writers in the current issue of Sports Illustrated -- including Ben Reiter, whose name is on the Yankee section -- seem to feel everything will go great in the Bronx this year - or almost great. The Yankees, SI thinks, will roll over the Red Sox and A's to win the AL East, will beat the Twins in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2008

    K-Rod to Mets; Fans Sorta Happy

    The Mets had horrible trouble with relief pitching last year, so you'd expect fans would be happy to learn that erstwhile Angels closer Francisco Rodriguez, aka K-Rod, last season's (and all-time single-season) MLB saves leader, will sign with the Mets pending a physical. The reported price tag is ... More >>

  • News

    September 17, 2008

    Even the Team's Detractors Will Miss Yankee Stadium

    But not seeing the Bombers get beat.

  • People

    May 20, 2008

    Salma Hayek Sells Out

    She is no Cantinflas

  • News

    July 3, 2007

    Bronx Bumblers

    How can a team with four Hall of Famers fall so far?

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    May 8, 2007

    Diamonds are Forever

    Rudy Giuliani downplays the value of his jewelry collection

  • NYC Life

    August 22, 2006

    Atlas Slugged

    Alex Rodriguez is one of the greatest Yankees ever. And the whole world is on his back?

  • News

    September 23, 2003

    Kill the Empire!

    Yankee Bashing Catches On Even With the Local Hacks

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    February 25, 2003
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    October 15, 2002
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    September 10, 2002

    Strikes and Balls

    In Baseball's Labor Game, Reporters Miss the Signs

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    January 29, 2002

    Mo' Better Mets?

    A Heavy Whiff of Uncertainty After Phillips’s Frenetic Deals

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    June 19, 2001
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    April 3, 2001
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    October 17, 2000

    Boyz N the Hood

    Joe T., Big Lee, and Bobby V.

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    May 4, 1999

    Above Average Joe

    The Subtle Genius of Torre's Yankee Reign

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    November 3, 1998