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Jeff Wilpon
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1010 WINS Newsroom
December 04, 2019 - 5:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A hedge fund manager whose company paid $1.8 billion in U.S. criminal and civil settlements is in negotiations to increase his stake in the New York Mets, who left open the possibility he eventually could become controlling owner. The team said Wednesday the deal between Sterling...
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Super Bowl 53
Adam W. Bloom
Kimberly Dole
November 25, 2019 - 12:19 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- All available commercial time for Super Bowl LIV is gone, according to Fox Sports. Advertisers are paying as high as $5.6 million for 30 seconds of airtime during the game that is set to broadcast from Miami Gardens, Florida, on February 2, 2020. "We have sold all of our in-...
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CORRECTS TO ONE GUARANTEED SEASON, INSTEAD OF TWO - FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2017, file photo, New York Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury reacts after grounding out to end the sixth inning in the first game of the baseball team's doubleheader against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium in New York. The Yankees have given up on Ellsbury, cutting the oft-injured outfielder with one guaranteed season and more than $26 million left in his $153 million, seven-year contract. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File)
1010 WINS Newsroom
November 22, 2019 - 10:59 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees plan to not pay Jacoby Ellsbury the remaining $26 million due under his contract, contending he violated the deal by getting unauthorized medical treatment. New York’s general manager sent a letter to Ellsbury and his agent, Scott Boras, informing them the team converted...
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Free agent Colin Kaepernick participates in a workout for NFL football scouts and media Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019 in Riverdale, Ga. (AP Photo/Todd Kirkland)
1010 WINS Newsroom
November 17, 2019 - 12:41 am
RIVERDALE, Ga. (AP) — Colin Kaepernick’s saga took another surreal turn Saturday — a last-minute audible to nix an NFL-arranged workout and a quick dash 60 miles to the other side of metro Atlanta, where the exiled quarterback staged his own impromptu passing display on a high school field in...
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David Caplan
November 15, 2019 - 8:28 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Nike and Major League Baseball have struck a winning deal that will allow shops surrounding Yankee Stadium, such as those on River Avenue, to continue to carry and sell Yankees merchandise. "We are pleased that Nike and Major League Baseball expeditiously moved to address...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
November 15, 2019 - 12:38 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns defensive end Myles Garrett has been suspended for at least the rest of the regular season and postseason by the NFL for swinging a helmet and striking Pittsburgh quarterback Mason Rudolph in the head. Garrett’s violent outburst in the final seconds of Thursday’s nationally...
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FILE - In this July 24, 2019, file photo, Houston Astros starting pitcher Justin Verlander throws to an Oakland Athletics batter during a baseball game in Houston. Verlander has been awarded his second AL Cy Young Award. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke, File)
1010 WINS Newsroom
November 13, 2019 - 9:02 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Verlander has a second AL Cy Young Award — and a clear path paved toward Cooperstown. Verlander beat out teammate Gerrit Cole in balloting by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America revealed Wednesday night. Verlander got 17 first-place votes to 13 for Cole, who became a...
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Kimberly Dole
November 13, 2019 - 6:56 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Colin Kaepernick plans to audition for NFL teams on Saturday in a private workout arranged by the league to be held in Atlanta. The exiled former Pro Bowl quarterback posted on Twitter: "I’m just getting word from my representatives that the NFL league office reached out...
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Carlos Beltran
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Billie Rama
November 01, 2019 - 3:26 pm
According to reports, Carlos Beltran will be named as manager of the NY Mets.
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Yankee Shop in the Bronx
Roger Stern
Billie Rama
November 01, 2019 - 11:06 am
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. is going to bat for the merchants around Yankee Stadium.
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