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MLB Teams Should Stop Overpaying Players

MLB Teams Should Stop Overpaying Players

J.P. Devetori, Contributing Writer

March 20, 2019


Filed under Opinion

The 2019 Major League Baseball free agency is loaded with  many big-name players and headliners, for example, Bryce Harper and Manny Machado are elite ball players, and for the first time ever, they are free agents. At 26-years-old, Harper and Machado seek long term contracts with a contending team. Bo...

CJ Nitkowski: From Major League star to media sensation

CJ Nitkowski: From Major League star to media sensation

Troy Mauriello and Carmine Carcieri

September 28, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Home Scroll, Sports, Sports Scroll

Former St. John’s baseball pitching star C.J. Nitkowski has been proudly representing his school for nearly two decades. After 17 years in professional baseball, both in the major leagues and overseas, Nitkowski has now gracefully moved on to a career in sports media. However, before finding himself in the spotl...

Don’t Panik, Joe’s Home

Don’t Panik, Joe’s Home

Troy Mauriello and Carmine Carcieri

September 7, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Sports Scroll

Despite playing nearly 3,000 miles away from home, San Francisco Giants second baseman Joe Panik has never lost touch with his roots. The former St. John’s baseball star has achieved great success in only two plus MLB seasons, winning a World Series in 2014 and being named an All-Star reserve in ...

Yankees leave StubHub for Ticketmaster: Shouldn’t affect ticket prices

Quinn Rochford, Business Columnist

February 13, 2013


Filed under Baseball, Opinion

Do you remember seeing countless empty seats at Yankee Stadium last year?  Well, the Yankees sure do. Now they’re doing something about it. The New York Yankees have announced, just two months after breaking their formal relationship with StubHub, that they are partnering with Ticketmaster for...

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