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Brady Farkas started at 104.5 in February of 2014. He is responsible for producing web content and giving on-air updates on local sports. Prior to 104.5, Farkas worked in sports information at Norwich University. A graduate of Oswego State University, he was a four-year member of the Lakers' baseball program. He also spent four years as a broadcaster for Oswego State hockey and basketball.
2014 NHL Stanley Cup Final - Game Five
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ESPYs Preview Part 5: Best Game

We continue to break down the ESPYs here at 104.5 The Team, and we let you know the odds that your favorite New York teams/athletes can win their respective categories.

Category: Best Game

New York Team Involved: New York Rangers vs. Los Angeles Kings, Game 6 of the

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Dominic Moore is nominated for Best Comeback Athlete (Getty Images).
Dominic Moore is nominated for Best Comeback Athlete (Getty Images).
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ESPYs Preview Part 4: Best Comeback Athlete

The ESPYs are coming up tomorrow and we're continuing to break down all categories involving your favorite New York teams/athletes. Today we roll with "Best Comeback Athlete."

Category: Best Comeback Athlete

New York Athlete Involved: Dominic Moore, New York Rangers

The Rest of the Field: Josh Beckett, Sidney Crosby, Russell Westbrook

About Moore: An unbelievable story, Moore sat out 18 months after the death of his wife. He returned to the ice in 2013-14 and scored the game-winning goal

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Giancarlo Stanton is the early favorite tonight in the Home Run Derby (Getty Images).
Giancarlo Stanton is the early favorite tonight in the Home Run Derby (Getty Images).
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MLB Home Run Derby Primer

As major league baseball takes a break from its grueling schedule for the all-star game on Tuesday, today we are given the joy of the Home Run Derby. The Derby is one of the signature events of any all-star event

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Masahiro Tanaka (Getty Images).
Masahiro Tanaka (Getty Images).
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ESPY Preview Part 3: Best Breakthrough Athlete

By now you're getting the picture, we're chronicling the New York teams/athletes nominated for ESPY awards -- and their chances to win. The ESPYs are on Wednesday so we keep on, keepin on!

Category: Best Breakthrough Athlete

New York Team/Athlete Nominated: Masahiro Tanaka, Yankees Pitcher

The Rest of the Field: Richard Sherman (Seattle Seahawks), Nick Foles (Philadelphia Eagles) and Damian Lillard (Portland TrailBlazers).

About Tanaka: Tanaka has been unbelievable

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New York Yankees v Seattle Mariners
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ESPY Preview Part 2: Best Moment

With the ESPYs coming up on Wednesday, we take a look at another category involving New York athletes.

Category: Best Moment

New York Team/Athlete Involved: Mariano Rivera's Final MLB Appearance

Other Nominees: USA soccer defeating Ghana at the World Cup, Kevin Durant's MVP Acceptance Speech

About Mariano: The pure emotion of Rivera's final season was enough to inspire anyone in 2013. From his final all-star game to all the gifts he received on the f

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ESPN Radio 104.5 Offseason Athlete Spotlight

Even though the school season’s may be over, the recognition for Capital District athletes continues. Today, our “Offseason Spotlight” focuses on baseball player Justin Yurchak.

Yurchak, one of the most accomplished players in Section II, led Shenendehowa to the New York State Class AA title game this season

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Tim Cahill shoots for the NY Red Bulls (Getty Images).
Tim Cahill shoots for the NY Red Bulls (Getty Images).
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Breaking Down the ESPYs: Part 1

Once a year, during the major league all-star break, professional athletes congregate for the ESPY Awards, the sports version of the Oscars -- or anything else that involves pretty people on a red carpet

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Branden Cogswell is now playing for the Beloit Snappers (Getty Images).
Branden Cogswell is now playing for the Beloit Snappers (Getty Images).
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Cogswell Skipping NY-PL, Playing in Full Season A-Ball

Shenendehowa graduate Branden Cogswell began his professional baseball career this week, playing for the Beloit Snappers, the full season A-ball affiliate of the Oakland Athletics.

He's 1-8 through two games, and hit at the top of the order on Wednesday night

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Tampa Bay Rays v New York Yankees
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Well Played, Derek

Ah, leave it to Derek Jeter to make one of the savviest, veteran moves, you'll ever see.

On a hit and run, Jeter faked out Jason Kipnis. The ball was popped up in foul territory, but Jeter pretended to take a throw for a double play, leaving Kipnis to believe the ball was put on the ground

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Derek Jeter will start for the ninth time in the all-star game (Getty Images).
Derek Jeter will start for the ninth time in the all-star game (Getty Images).
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Jeter, Tanaka, Betances Named to All-Star Team

Derek Jeter was named to his 14th all-star team on Sunday as he will represent the American League as the starting shortstop at the game on July 15th in Minnesota.

Despite hitting just .266 this season, Jeter won the fan vote at shortstop

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