Sweeny Murti

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Sweeny Murti
June 24, 2019 - 4:03 pm
This episode of "30 With Murti" is a roundtable discussion with Mark Feinsand and Bryan Hoch about their new book, "Mission 27" about the Yankees' pursuit of their 27th World Series Championship.
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Yankees general manager Brian Cashman
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Sweeny Murti
June 17, 2019 - 6:01 pm
How aggressive is Brian Cashman willing to get in search of the starting pitching help for which he freely admits they are shopping for? Click to read.
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In this March 22, 1937, file photo Lou Gehrig bats the ball for the New York Yankees in his first exhibition game of the season against the Boston Bees in St. Petersburg, Fla.
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Sweeny Murti
June 13, 2019 - 3:42 pm
Next month marks the 80th anniversary of one of the most famous speeches in American history -- Lou Gehrig’s “luckiest man on the face of the earth” speech, delivered at Yankee Stadium on July 4, 1939. Click to read.
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Aaron Boone
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Sweeny Murti
June 08, 2019 - 8:21 am
I wish I had a dollar for every time I’ve heard Aaron Boone say “control the strike zone” since he became Yankees manager. So I decided to ask some Yankees what “control the strike zone” meant to them. Click to read.
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Sweeny Murti
June 03, 2019 - 11:16 am
In this episode of “30 With Murti,” Sweeny Murti chats with both Cone and Curry about the book, available now from Grand Central Publishing. Click to read.
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Dave Twardzik (circled) and the 1968 Middletown High School Pennsylvania state championship basketball team.
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Sweeny Murti
May 29, 2019 - 11:19 am
Dave Twardzik spent his life in professional basketball, an eight-year career in the ABA and NBA highlighted as the point guard on the 1977 world champion Portland Trail Blazers. Click to read.
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Sweeny Murti
May 16, 2019 - 9:53 am
Pat Williams knew the luck of the lottery back in 1992 when his Orlando Magic found the pingpong ball that landed them Shaquille O’Neal. Click to read.
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The Yankees' Luke Voit rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run against the Los Angeles Angels on April 23, 2019, at Angel Stadium of Anaheim.
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Sweeny Murti
May 03, 2019 - 10:47 am
A year ago at this time, Luke Voit was a Cardinals minor leaguer with bleak prospects of making any real impact on the major league team. And now he is a rock star on a team decimated by injuries.
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Sweeny Murti
April 26, 2019 - 10:00 am
Despite the blowout Thursday night it’s been a successful start to the road trip, taking 3 out of 4 in Anaheim. In reality the Yankees should have lost Wednesday when they fell behind 5-0. So giving back Thursday’s game when they led 4-0 feels a little like Jerry Seinfeld being Even Steven. Click...
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The cover of “K:  A History of Baseball in Ten Pitches"
Sweeny Murti
April 24, 2019 - 10:07 am
Tyler Kepner, the national baseball writer for The New York Times, has written a different kind of baseball history book. It’s called “K: A History of Baseball in Ten Pitches,” from Doubleday.
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