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David Caplan
July 23, 2019 - 2:23 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mets Hall of Famer Dwight Gooden was arrested Monday night for driving under the influence after he was spotted driving down the wrong way on a one-way Newark street, the New York Post reported . The arrest comes less than two months after Gooden -- who was also a pitcher...
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Police officers escort suspects implicated in the shooting of former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz, Víctor Hugo Gómez Vázquez, left, and Alberto Rodríguez Mota, right, out of the courtroom in Santo Domingo Este, Dominican Republic, Saturday, June 29, 2019. Ortiz was shot in the back at a bar in the Dominican Republic on Sunday, June 9. (AP Photo/Tatiana Fernandez)
July 11, 2019 - 10:47 am
BOSTON (AP) — Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is recovering from a third surgery after experiencing complications resulting from his gunshot wound. Ortiz's wife, Tiffany, says in a statement Thursday that he is "recovering well and in good spirits." He had the surgery earlier this week at...
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June 30, 2019 - 9:50 am
LONDON ( WEEI ) -- Everyone was saying all the right things. Evidently, it was grand ol' time. There were close to 60,000 fans. "I'd say it's definitely the biggest crowd I've played in front of and probably the loudest as well," said Red Sox first baseman Michael Chavis, who was the "hosts" star...
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June 20, 2019 - 11:40 pm
( 97.1 The Ticket ) -- Being a baseball catcher is one of the toughest jobs in all of sports. The strain put on a catcher's knees alone makes it an unenviable position. Throw in a few deflected balls, stray bats and extra equipment in the heat of summer. Don't forget the responsibility of helping...
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Gabriel Alexander Pérez Vizcaino, alias "Bone," behind wearing helmet, a suspect in the shooting of former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz, is taken to court in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, Monday, June 17, 2019. Ortiz was shot in the back at a bar in the Dominican Republic on Sunday, June 9. (AP Photo/Roberto Guzman)
June 18, 2019 - 9:11 am
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Dominican authorities on Monday identified the man they believe paid hit men to try and kill David Ortiz, adding that they were closing in on the mastermind and motive behind the shooting of the famous slugger who is recovering at a hospital in Boston. The...
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Andrew Weber
June 12, 2019 - 10:16 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Police have made a second arrest in the shooting of retired Red Sox legend David Ortiz. The first man arrested, Eddy Feliz Garcia, was jumped by onlookers outside the nightclub in the Dominican Republic where the shooting happened. He’s reportedly confessed to playing a role...
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Miami Marlins' Jorge Alfaro (38) beats the throw to New York Mets second baseman Robinson Cano (24) to steal second in the fourth inning during a baseball game, Saturday, May 18, 2019, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
May 23, 2019 - 11:53 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Criticized for not running hard, New York Mets second baseman Robinson Canó got hurt hustling up the first base line. The 36-year-old slugger left Wednesday night's 6-1 win over Washington after straining his left quadriceps. Canó got hurt when he grounded out in the third inning...
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Mets Manager Mickey Callaway
May 21, 2019 - 2:00 pm
Is this the end for Mets manager Mickey Callaway? After the Mets got swept by the last place Marlins that question has been on the minds of both Mets fans and analysts alike . In the most recent episode of RADIO.com’s Big Time Baseball podcast Josh Lewin and Jon Heyman talk about Callaway’s future...
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New York Mets relief pitcher Edwin Diaz, right, celebrates with catcher Wilson Ramos after the Mets defeated the San Diego Padres 7-6 in a baseball game Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
May 10, 2019 - 10:51 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Mets are banning backpacks from Citi Field starting May 20. The team said Friday the move is to enhance safety. Fans still can bring purses, tote, drawstring and messenger bags, and soft-sided coolers that don't exceed 16-by-16-by-8 inches. The Washington Nationals banned...
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May 08, 2019 - 2:24 pm
Bases loaded. Two outs. Bottom of the last inning. Winning run at the plate. No matter what level of baseball we're talking about, this is the most high-pressure situation the game has to offer ... even for tee ball players. That was the exact situation during a recent game in Taiwan when the...
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