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Didi Gregorius
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Benjamin Block
February 06, 2019 - 11:48 am
Despite Aaron Judge tantalizing Yankees fans over Super Bowl weekend with comments to TMZ suggesting that he’d love to play with free agent stud Bryce Harper, New York’s biggest wait-and-see scenario revolves around Didi Gregorius. And with a less than ideal update on his rehab since undergoing...
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Chris Algieri celebrates defeating Erick Bone after their welterweight bout on Dec. 5, 2015 in Brooklyn.
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Benjamin Block
January 17, 2019 - 1:30 pm
Chris Algieri has never fit the stereotypical mold of a boxer. His coming-up story and background oppose that of most fighters. He isn’t undereducated. He didn’t inherit remarkably poor circumstances. Boxing was not, and is not, his only way out.
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul
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November 16, 2018 - 11:12 am
Shielding himself behind the hackneyed motto that sports is a business, Jason Pierre-Paul still harbors a grudge against the New York Football Giants. And rightfully so.
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Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius hits a two-run home run against the Orioles on Sept. 21, 2018, at Yankee Stadium.
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Benjamin Block
September 24, 2018 - 9:37 am
The pose by Didi Gregorius on Saturday night after he safely belly flopped across home plate on the Aaron Hicks’ walk-off double was something of branding heaven.
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Pat Shurmur coaches during first half against New England Patriots at MetLife Stadium.
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Benjamin Block
September 14, 2018 - 2:40 pm
A few things have started to crystallize for Big Blue- Ereck Flowers isn’t concerned with what you think of him, Eli Manning has no qualms that the offense will soon jell, and double-digit catches for Odell Beckham Jr. doesn’t usually equate to a Giants victory.
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Aug 27, 2018; New York, NY, USA; Rafael Nadal of Spain serves against David Ferrer of Spain (far court) in the first round on day one of the 2018 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-US
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Benjamin Block
August 28, 2018 - 10:32 am
The USTA, which owns the US Open, hopes to further engage tennis fans with the introduction of a 25-second serve clock, as it once achieved with night matches and Hawkeye technology, but time is beyond expired on the breaches of integrity that continue to erode a sport run by people unwilling to...
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Paul O'Neill in 1998
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Benjamin Block
August 15, 2018 - 10:34 am
Minutes before prepping to tape the pregame of a Yankees-Orioles matinee from Yankee Stadium earlier this month, O'Neill — soft spoken, humbled and reflective — spoke exclusively with WFAN.com.
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Yankees general manager Brian Cashman
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Benjamin Block
June 29, 2018 - 9:11 am
When it comes to Yankees general manager Brian Cashman and this year’s trade deadline, only one thing is certain.
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Mike Smith aboard Justify poses for photos in the winner circle after winning the 150th Belmont Stakes and Triple Crown at Belmont Park on June 9, 2018.
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Benjamin Block
June 09, 2018 - 10:24 pm
The 3-year-old chestnut behemoth known as Justify sparkled around Belmont Park’s 1 ½ mile track Saturday in 2:28.18, capturing the 13th Triple Crown in history.
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 Mike Smith aboard Justify (7) after winning the Kentucky Derby on May 5, 2018, at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.
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Benjamin Block
June 06, 2018 - 12:47 pm
Intermittently stealing headlines away from the undeniable beauty that exists in thoroughbred horse racing is the continued debate over horses running on race-day Lasix, a therapeutic medication
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