Spring Training

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2013

    Let Us Now Harshly Mock the At-Bat Music of the Yankees and Mets

    Chris Carter had a short career in the major leagues. He hit below league-average in 113 at bats from 2008-2010. He played in Japan the past two years. His career wasn't that notable except for one thing: In 2010 with the Mets, Carter's at-bat music was Rick Derringer's "Real American." As in Hulk H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2009

    Pitchers and Catchers Report Tomorrow

    Valentine's Day is a little sweeter this year because it's also the first day major league injured players, pitchers and catchers report to spring training, which means we can talk about baseball "Spring Training Thankfully Arrives," says the Wall Street Journal. amNY's Urbanite finds fans "hungry ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2008

    TABLOIDED: The Legal and Ethical Quandaries of the "East Side Butcher" Case

    One thing's for certain: Now that the writers' strike is over, chances are the murder of Upper East Side therapist Kathryn Faughey is going to get "ripped from the headlines" for an excellent episode of Law & Order. Said headlines are already playing out the cop procedural narrative. This is day thr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2007

    Is There a Curse of Don Mattingly or A-Rod?

    Handsome, but we prefer our Mattingly with a sexy strip of facial hair. This just landed in our inbox this morning, and we are just passing it along (without editing or comment), so don't shoot the messenger. This is something to think about. Is Joe Torre the real reason why they lost or is it th ... More >>

  • News

    March 26, 2002
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    April 17, 2001

    Going Pro

    Female Athletes Follow the Money to Big-Time Sports