Chris has been covering sports in the Capital Region since 2010 and joins 104.5 The Team in addition to his work as a sports anchor/reporter at Newschannel 13. A native of Glen Rock, NJ, Chris studied broadcast journalism at Ithaca College's Roy H. Park School of Communications. His childhood love of the Atlanta Braves and Green Bay Packers lives on today, but basketball is his sport of choice to play and has always been going back to the days in the driveway.
So Long Struggles, Stanton is Surging in the Second Half
Giancarlo Stanton isn't going to match his NL MVP home run total from last season of 59, but he'll still hit more than 40 and he's catching a hot streak at a perfect time
Siena and UAlbany Go on a Break, Suspend Rivalry on the Court
Discontent over location of the Albany Cup has created a stalemate and a break in what was 17 consecutive seasons played between Siena and UAlbany
Ohio State’s Search Should Only End in Urban Meyer’s Firing
How does Meyer sit in anyone's living room again and say he will be that proverbial father figure, that parental influence to help an 18-year old boy become a man? He can't, not without his nose growing three to four times longer.
Why Talents Like Osuna & Chapman are Like Landfills
I don't have a problem with the Astros trading for Osuna, but would I celebrate the deal if it were my team? No.
Caution: Mets Fandom Can Cause Depression, Help is Available
The Mets are 46-64, 16 games out of first place in the NL East and might be remembered best this season for a pitcher contracting hand-foot-and-mouth disease and batting out of order.
ESPN’s Dan Dakich Breaks Down TBT and Jimmer Fredette
Jimmer is stirring up nostalgia and nightmares; the first from fans of his while at BYU and the second from players who tried to defend him.
Team Fredette is Two Wins Away from $2 Million
Jimmer Fredette has been the star of this summer's The Basketball Tournament and Gloversville's EJ Gallup says he has the best job on Team Fredette: Jimmer's backup and knock down shooter off the bench
Do Chad Brown & Bob Edwards Have the Right Magic This Summer?
There was no question about which was the best horse in the Haskell Invitational on Sunday at Monmouth Park. Not before and not after.
Jeff Francoeur on What Makes Chipper Jones One of the Greats
Jeff Francoeur was in Cooperstown this past weekend with a front row seat to see his buddy and former teammate Chipper Jones go into the Hall of Fame. For years as a player, Francoeur had a different up-close vantage point.
Bob Baffert on Justify’s Retirement, Injury and Impending Pay Day
For all the thrills and memories Triple Crown-winning Justify provided the world of horse racing, his Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith, his Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert and his owners, the retirement of the three-year old legend isn't made any easier by that success.
MLB Network’s Mark DeRosa on the Deadline, HOF Weekend & Hustle
The Yankees, Red Sox and Mets are making moves, DeRosa's buddy Chipper Jones heads to Cooperstown and the 16-year big leaguer discusses lack of hustle on the diamond
Lack of Hustle Headlines Latest Struggles at the Trop
Not that I could find a lot of wiggle room to excuse a player for not running out a ground ball in, let's say, the final at-bat of a blowout, but in a one run game with the bases loaded down to your team's last out? Inexcusable. An absolutely benchable offense.