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Yankee Hypocrisy on Their Own History

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 07.14.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

No team in sports talks more about their history than the New York Yankees and that is why the decision to honor Tino Martinez and Paul O'Neill with plaques in Yankee Stadium is so puzzling. Honoring Martinez and O'Neill is an affront to Yankee history for two reasons.

Commemorating Derek Jeter, Forgetting Bernie Willams

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 06.07.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Every mention of a core four, the alleged true Yankees at the heart of their 1996-2009 run, is a reminder of how another great Yankee, Bernie Williams, has become increasingly overlooked over time.

Derek Jeter, Still Baseball's Most Underrated Overrated Player

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 04.20.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Jeter's place in Yankee, and indeed baseball history, is significant, but still not clear. Much of that will take shape after Jeter retires.

What if John Sterling Took His Shtick on the Road? Home Run Calls for Remaining 29 Teams

Ben Heisler | Posted 06.04.2013 | Sports
Ben Heisler

With Sterling a part of the Yankees broadcast booth since 1989, it might appear that his signature shtick may be getting stale. So I thought of way to freshen it up a bit... home run calls for Yankees opponents!

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Len Berman | Posted 11.13.2012 | New York
Len Berman

U-Conn basketball coach Jim Calhoun reportedly will announce his retirement today after 26 years with the Huskies. He won three national titles.

The Arts: Making a Difference at the DNC

Robert L. Lynch | Posted 11.06.2012 | Arts
Robert L. Lynch

Here at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, the role of the arts is alive and well.

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Len Berman | Posted 01.31.2012 | New York
Len Berman

I have to admit I'm rooting for Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow to succeed. I guess that's because all the "experts" say he's a crummy quarterback. But of course all he does is win.

Reyes Has No Reason to Apologize for Batting Title

Rob Kirkpatrick | Posted 12.02.2011 | Sports
Rob Kirkpatrick

I'm amazed by the flack New York Mets shortstop Jose Reyes is getting. I'm especially astounded by the comments from those who should know their baseball history better.