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5 Ideas for Your Next Mancation

U.S. News Travel | Posted 03.11.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

How is a "mancation" different than a bachelor party? These trips are about finding the time to bond with all of your buddies in a new place or with a new activity -- not celebrating one man's last night of singledom. But similar to organizing a bachelor party, planning a mancation takes work.

Surviving New York Mets Dream Week

Elan Barnehama | Posted 09.17.2013 | Sports
Elan Barnehama

A couple months after 9/11, I got to put on an authentic New York Mets uniform and played baseball at the Mets' training facilities in Port St. Lucie, Florida.

WATCH: Phillies Star Stares Down Crowd

Posted 07.17.2013 | Sports

Cliff Lee kept his game face on during the MLB All-Star introductions prior to the first pitch on Tuesday night. The Phillies left-hander had a sto...

All-Star Game Played Under Drug Cloud

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 07.16.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Chris Davis knows power surges lead to suspicion in the 21st century. The debate has even trickled down to clubhouse banter. "We always j...

Is It Time to Get Rid of the All-Star Game?

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 08.13.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Expanding the size of the All-Star Game roster, using a designated hitter and tinkering with how the roster is selected are all ways Major League Baseball has tried to ensure that the All-Star Game remains interesting for fans. These innovations have not achieved that goal.

Fans Have Fun at the Subway Series

Rob Taub | Posted 07.28.2013 | Sports
Rob Taub

At the beginning of this season, David Wright said that whatever their record may be, the Mets will be a fun team to watch. Wright's first at bat in this year's Subway Series was a standup triple, and so the fun began at Citi Field on Memorial Day.

Ballparks Celebrate Capturing Of Boston Marathon Suspect

Posted 04.20.2013 | Sports

"U-S-A! U-S-A!" The chant reverberated through Citi Field in New York on Friday night after fans learned authorities had captured the second suspec...

The Soundtrack Of The Mets Is The Soundtrack Of New York

Annemarie Dooling | Posted 08.07.2012 | Sports
Annemarie Dooling

It's been an interesting two months at Citi Field. Because of the almost manic highs and lows, Mets fans aren't exactly sure how to support their team...

Ultra-Orthodox Jews Are Correct About The Dangers Of The Internet

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 08.08.2012 | Religion
Rabbi Jason Miller

The real threat of the Internet to the insular Haredi communities is that the Internet quashes the walls to the outside world that they have so steadfastly erected over the generations.

Behind the Stands at the Show

Rob Taub | Posted 06.06.2012 | Food
Rob Taub

I felt a bit out of breath walking up the stairs, so I'm going to lay off the food on my next visit to Citi Field unless they decide to build a small gym for the fans.

Astoria Characters: The On-the-Ball Baseball Usher

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 08.05.2012 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

It was 2 a.m. It was freezing, so cold that when Luke Gasparre talks about it, he still feels the ice-box chill creeping up his spine even though all this happened to him nearly 70 years ago.

A Banner Day

Rob Taub | Posted 07.28.2012 | Sports
Rob Taub

Once a year from 1963 to 1996, if a fan made a sign or a banner celebrating the New York Mets, they were allowed to parade their work around the field, and former players or celebrities would choose the best. This past Sunday, the Mets decided to bring back Banner Day.

What the Sold-Out Ultra-Orthodox Anti-Internet Rally Was About

Alex Pasternack | Posted 07.22.2012 | Religion
Alex Pasternack

Not just a fear of pornography, but a concern about presentation and perception -- the creeping suspicion that information could not be controlled, that the Internet was importing, copying and pasting, all sorts of things that the community had spent so many decades trying to keep at bay.

Ultra-Orthodox Jews Hold Rally Against The Internet

AP | Posted 07.21.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — Tens of thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jewish men attended a rally Sunday at the New York Mets' stadium on the dangers of the Internet ...

Off-Duty Cop Arrested At Citi Field For Trying To Grab A Better Seat

Posted 05.17.2012 | New York

The next time you're at a ball game and thinking of surreptitiously grabbing a vacant seat rows ahead, remember the tale of NYPD officer Eduardo Corne...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 01.01.2012 | New York
Len Berman

This fad may be short lived. When Denver beat Miami, Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow dropped to his knee in prayer. That's now called Tebowing.

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 10.10.2011 | New York
Len Berman

With runners on first and third, a pitcher sometimes fakes a pickoff throw to third, while trying to catch the runner at first. It worked last night. Angels pitcher Jordan Walden nailed Curtis Granderson with the ploy.

Jordan Schultz

Behind The Scenes With Albert Pujols, Tony La Russa and Mark McGwire

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 09.25.2011 | Sports

The Huffington Post recently caught up with the St. Louis Cardinals, going all-access inside the clubhouse and in the dugout during their series with ...

Father's Day at Citi Field

Alan Singer | Posted 08.22.2011 | New York
Alan Singer

I spent Father's Day afternoon with a friend at Citi Field in Queens catching the Mets versus the Angels in inter-league play. It was a beautiful day;...

WATCH: Is Coffee, The Panhandling Sports Pooch, Being Abused?

Posted 07.25.2011 | New York

The saga of Coffee, the panhandling pooch, continues this morning as NBC New York catches up with her owner in Corona, Queens. The dog, who is oft...

Mets Say a Change Is Gonna Come -- We'll See

Billy Altman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Billy Altman

As a self-made millionaire who made his fortune as a real estate developer, Mets owner Fred Wilpon would be the first to tell you that neither Rome nor pennant contenders were built in a day.

Mets' Mess: Rough Justice for a Tough Customer

Joe Lapointe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joe Lapointe

Overlooked in the Mets' looming battle with Francisco Rodriguez is the situational morality and circumstantial logic behind the Mets' most recent decision. The underlying logic of this case reveals the ambiguous self-interest of both sides.

The Mets: Homesick for Queens

Steven Hirsch | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Steven Hirsch

After being shut out for the fourth time in two weeks early Sunday evening, the New York Mets completed their worst road trip of the season with a record of 2-9.

Citi Field: Baseball's Symbol of Why You Should Move Your Money

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

Houston was able to find a stadium sponsor to replace Enron. A city as big as New York should be able to find a sponsor for the Mets' field that is not funded by the American taxpayers.

Prince Harry At Mets-Twins Game (PICTURES): Royal Throws First Pitch During Visit To New York City

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP)-- Britain's Prince Harry showed he can shoot. On the second day of his U.S. visit, New Yorkers got to see his arm. After firing an M4 r...