Mike Francesa

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March 04, 2019 - 3:06 pm
A lot of people thought at first that signing Tim Tebow was a publicity stunt in some ways by the Mets. As time has gone on, it's shown that isn't the case. In fact, it's not crazy as it used to be to say that Tebow could potentially play in Queens in the big leagues one day.
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March 04, 2019 - 2:54 pm
The NL East is going to be a heck of a race this season. The Mets, Nationals, Phillies and Braves are all expected to compete for a division title.
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Mets first baseman Pete Alonso
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February 25, 2019 - 4:24 pm
Pete Alonso has made waves in the early days of Mets spring training. Alonso homered in his first at-bat of the spring on Saturday in Port St. Lucie, Florida. His two-run home run came in the second inning of a game against the Atlanta Braves that the Mets eventually won 4-3. The 24-year-old’s...
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FILE -- Brodie Van Wagenen poses with Mets third baseman Todd Frazier.
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February 11, 2019 - 6:33 pm
On Thursday, the Mets will commence pre-season activities when their pitchers and catchers report to spring training in Florida. The full squad will arrive at the team’s facilities in Port St. Lucie on February 18. A lot has changed since last year, both on the diamond and in the front office. New...
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Manny Machado and Bryce Harper
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February 08, 2019 - 4:59 pm
A week of February has passed, but both Manny Machado and Bryce Harper still remain on the market unsigned. The Yankees (and everyone else in the league) have been linked with both of this offseason's two marquee free agents. However, it doesn’t seem likely that either player ends up in the Bronx...
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Jared Goff and Tom Brady
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January 31, 2019 - 7:05 pm
Shannon Sharpe spent 14 seasons in the NFL, winning three Super Bowls in that time. He was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2011. It’s safe to say he knows the league fairly well. On Sunday, the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams will play Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta. The Patriots...
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The Nuggets' Jamal Murray (27) defends on a shot from the Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis on Jan. 25, 2018, at the Pepsi Center in Denver.
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January 31, 2019 - 4:54 pm
The NBA trade deadline comes on February 7, and with it comes chaos. Anthony Davis demanded a trade a few days ago, and then on Thursday ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski shocked the basketball world once again by reporting that New York Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis wanted to be traded. Things developed...
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Adam Ottavino
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January 25, 2019 - 5:16 pm
Adam Ottavino is already a New Yorker. Ottavino was born and raised in Park Slope in Brooklyn. That's traditionally Mets territory, but Ottavino grew up a Yankees fan at a time when the team was achieving unparalleled dominance at the end of the 1990s. Thus, Ottavino was achieving a childhood dream...
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DJ LeMahieu
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January 16, 2019 - 5:22 pm
The Yankees’ already crowded infield added another member to its ranks on Monday when the team officially announced that it had signed DJ LeMahieu. LeMahieu spent the last seven years with the Colorado Rockies, where he usually played as a second baseman. In 128 games last season, LeMahieu, a right...
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New York Jets CEO and chairman Christopher Johnson, new head coach Adam Gase, and general manager Mike Maccagnan pose for photos after a press conference on Monday, Jan. 14, 2019, in Florham Park.
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Mike Francesa
January 15, 2019 - 3:52 pm
Monday's Jets press conference introducing new Jets coach Adam Gase was "about as charismatic and entertaining as a funeral."
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