Baseball 2011 Begins

The 2011 Major League Baseball season begins tomorrow! In celebration, enjoy Hulu’s presentation of one incredible baseball movie, Pride of the Yankees. The film version of Lou Gehrig’s short but brilliant life was a perennial on WPIX in New York, and is part of the lore that helps create the Yankees and their fans’ identity. […]

Earbender's Sports Highlights of 2009

Looking back at the previous year in sports, the Earbender Sports Personality of the Year is “awarded” annually to the young athlete (or a veteran in a new role) that overcomes social, political and competitive challenges. I look to various professional sports as a pastime but also as a lesson in teamwork and other […]

Speaking of Purity, Derek Jeter is the All Time Yankee Hit Leader

Another great night in a string of hundreds… congratulations to Derek Jeter!

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Muhammad Ali at Yankee Stadium will be a "Lou Gehrig" moment

Muhammad Ali by his friend Leroy Neiman

Before tonight’s Yankee-Red Sox contest, fans will be treated to an unexpected event – the Yankees will honor humanitarian and boxing legend Muhammad Ali. Ali won a controversial decision against a powerful Ken Norton to defend his title in 1976, and given his recent illness, fans could […]

MLB Network Debuts Tonight and I'm Hooked

Host Hazel Mae got her start on University Radio York!

Major League Baseball‘s 24 hour television channel MLB Network made its debut tonight with a promo reel describing the service in detail, and it looks like it will be a home run. Many home runs, and expensive too. All the years of footage and […]