Tag: MLB

When The Public Funds Sports Stadiums, Fans Win, Taxpayers Lose

The economics of sports subsidies can be a hit or a miss.

The Mets Go to the World Series: ‘Let the Blessings Flow!’

This amazing outcome for a team that unarguably sucked this summer had even seasoned observers saying crazy things as they tried to wrap their heads around it.

No-Hit Mets Lose an Away Game at Citi Field as Giants...

By the ninth inning, fans of all persuasion were rooting for the Giants' pitcher to nail the final out.

To Speed Up Baseball, LI Ducks Try Novel Approach: 3 Balls...

Under the unconventional one-game rules, a batter was out if he fouled a pitch with two strikes. Also, batters were awarded first base following three balls instead of four.

Benchwarmer: Hysteria Over Tanaka’s Velocity Is Comical

Can the New York media let the guy pitch before pushing him onto the operating table?

Long Island’s Craig Biggio Elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

“It still hasn’t hit me,” Biggio said at a press conference after the results were announced. “It’s still very surreal.”