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New Rules Destroy the Game

New Rules Destroy the Game

By Thomas Price, Opinion Editor

April 17, 2017


Filed under Sports

Opinion Editor Thomas Price shares his thoughts on how Major League Baseball's new intentional walk rule is changing the game for the worse.

New York Baseball: A Tale of Two Teams

New York Baseball: A Tale of Two Teams

By Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor

March 27, 2017


Filed under Sports

As the MLB season approaches, here's a look at what New York baseball fans are in for.

Sound Bites Taught Me Softball

Sound Bites Taught Me Softball

By Grace Halio, Deputy Managing Editor

October 3, 2016


Filed under Sports

Playing NYU intramural softball takes Deputy Managing Editor Grace Halio back to those sweet, sweet little league days.

184th Commencement Sees Graduates Reflect on the Past, Look to the Future

184th Commencement Sees Graduates Reflect on the Past, Look to the Future

By Alex Bazeley, Editor-in-Chief

May 20, 2016


Filed under Commencement 2016, News, Top Stories

At NYU's all-university commencement on May 20, thousands of graduates reflected on their achievements and looked at the road ahead.

The Sports Kid Column: Shouldn’t I Hate My Team’s Rivals?

The Sports Kid Column: Shouldn’t I Hate My Team’s Rivals?

By Bobby Wagner, Managing Editor

April 29, 2016


Filed under Columns, Sports

In a world of polarizing fandom, is it ok to have a soft spot for opposing players and teams?

Confessions of a disgruntled Yankees fan

Confessions of a disgruntled Yankees fan

By Charlie Lyttle, Contributing Writer

October 8, 2015


Filed under Sports

This year, the success and character of the Mets has overshadowed that of the Yankees.

The future without Yogi ‘ain’t what it used to be’

The future without Yogi ‘ain’t what it used to be’

By Grace Halio, Deputy Features Editor

September 24, 2015


Filed under Sports

"Love is the most important thing in the world, but baseball is pretty good too" --Yogi Berra (1925-2015)

On fan anxiety, family and sports media consumption

On fan anxiety, family and sports media consumption

By Grace Halio, Deputy Features Editor

September 11, 2015


Filed under Sports

I was quite literally born and raised a Yankees fan. In my first baby picture I’m wearing a pink Yankees beanie, courtesy of my dad. Breakfast table news generally consisted of baseball stats and if it was out-of-season, it was talk of exhibition games, spring training or trades. The 1996 champio...

MLB balance of power shifts in New York

By Jonathan Schifman, Contributing Writer

March 13, 2015


Filed under Sports

The battle for the best MLB team in New York is tighter than it's been in years. Which team will finish with a better record?

Rodriguez continues to disappoint

By Brad Waldstreicher, Contributing Writer

February 26, 2015


Filed under Sports

Does Alex Rodriguez deserve to be treated preferentially this season for the Yankees? Does he even deserve to be on the team? NYU reacts to the way the Yankees have handled their disgraced star.

NYU reflects on Jeter’s historic career

NYU reflects on Jeter’s historic career

By Kyle Luther, Contributing Columnist

September 24, 2014


Filed under Sports

In the last week of his career, NYU students take a look back at Derek Jeter's legendary career.

Pitcher injury rates rising, Yankees in tough spot

Pitcher injury rates rising, Yankees in tough spot

By Kyle Luther, Contributing Columnist

September 15, 2014


Filed under Sports

The recent flood of UCL injuries over the past few years have caused questions in the MLB.

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