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Old New York City Rivals Still Going at It
Old New York City Rivals Still Going at It
Their rivalry is nearly 140 years old and it all started about 3 hours south of Albany in New York City. One started as the New York Gothams in 1883. The other came to town a year later. They were known as the Brooklyn Atlantics. Their battles have been many, 2,535 to be exact. One, once known as the Gothams holds a slight edge of 1270 victories over the former Atlantics 1248 triumphs. The two have come to 17 draws but those were many years ago.
Old New York Teams Haunt the Mets
Old New York Teams Haunt the Mets
The Brooklyn Dodgers, New York Giants and the New York Yankees were once the Major League franchises that called the Big Apple home. In 1957, much to the dismay of their fans, including many members of my family (I'm old but wasn't around yet), the Giants and the Dodgers headed to the left coast and the National League fans in New York were left devastated. A choice of rooting for the Yankees, for many, was not an option.
'Scary 13' Begins on Friday the 13th for New York Mets
'Scary 13' Begins on Friday the 13th for New York Mets
The New York Mets finally licked their wounds by sweeping the Washington Nationals in three games, right after getting swept out of first place by the Philadelphia Phillies. However, there isn't time to celebrate as the red hot Los Angelas Dodgers come to town to begin a brutal 13 game stretch for the Metropolitans against the top two teams in the National League West.
Marlins Man
Marlins Man
In a surprising fashion one of the biggest headlines this World Series sits right behind the plate. No, it's not the World Series winner Buster Posey. It's a man that has been to more playoff games than some franchises. He goes by the nickname "Marlins Man"...
Tim Lincecum Throws No-Hitter
Tim Lincecum Throws No-Hitter
Tim Lincecum, former ace and two-time CY Young award winner, who was relegated to the bullpen last year during a World Series run and rumored to go back this year, tossed his first career no-hitter and 15th no-hitter in Giants history. It took Lincecum 148 pitches over nine innings, but he got the job done in a 9-0 win over the San Diego Padres...
Homer's Odyssey
Homer's Odyssey
The last time a pitcher threw a no hitter in the majors was Homer Bailey of the Reds. Make that the last 2 now. Bailey tosses a gem as the Reds shut out the defending champion Giants 3-0 and picks up his 2nd no hitter of his career. Bailey spun the last no hitter, back on September 28th,2012...

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