Tag Archives: Sports

When a home run means “GOAL!”

It might be one of the oddest match-ups in sports yet. Two franchises are teaming up to bring another kind of ball game to the borough more known for its Bombers' version of baseball than any other sport. The New York Yankees and Manchester City, a soccer team in the English Premier League...

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Running for a cause

BronxWorks has announced that eight runners in the New York City Marathon raised $30,288 in contributions for the organization. Among the eight runners are several with Bronx connections, including a Lehman College professor, a Bronx high school teacher and a Bronx native with the...

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The economy of New York pro sports

La economía de Nueva York en los deportes

La economía de Nueva York en los deportes

When attending a professional sporting event, it is likely most fans are simply concerned with enjoying a few hours of entertainment and....
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Their Cup runneth over
Su copa está rebosando

The season might be over for some, but there was still baseball to be had at Yankee Stadium. The New York Yankees, the Borough President Ruben Díaz Jr...En-espanol

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Yankees donate to Boca Chica

In a ceremony this past Wed., Oct. 9th, the New York Yankees donated a fire truck and ambulance, along with firefighting and medical equipment, to the city of Boca Chica in the Dominican Republic. The city is home to the Yankees Latin Béisbol Academy. Invited guests included members of...

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Spin cycle through and through
Girando hasta la médula

Si usted está tentado a hacer estallar una rueda en el camino o abrirse paso a más de 40 millas sin pausa, hay un tour en camino para usted.
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Exit Sandman
Sale ‘Sandman’

Con el eminente retiro de Mariano Rivera, los fanáticos de los Yankees desde el Bronx hasta Staten Island, y desde Montauk hasta Jersey...
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Rojo y rápido

Joana Pacheco, de 14 años de edad, juega al fútbol tres veces a la semana. Ella ya sabe driblar, bloquear y anotar. El martes 13 de agosto, pudo...
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Mi Gente: Is the A-Rod Suspension Fair?

Mi Gente: La suspensión de A-Rod es justa?

Mi Gente: La suspensión de A-Rod es justa?

The number 13 has been living up to its reputation as an unlucky one for one pelotero. New York Yankees third baseman Alexander Emmanuel...
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Host Your Own Family Summer Games

Celebre sus propios juegos veraniegos

Celebre sus propios juegos veraniegos

No hay nada como sacar un rato para jugar con sus hijos este verano. Cual es la mejor manera de hacerlo? Bueno, celebrando sus propios...
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Putnam Trail Saga
La saga del sendero Putnam

Se trata de un pequeño sendero de tierra que sigue su camino a través de bosquecillos de árboles gruesos. Flores silvestres abrazan...
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Dominican Baseball Little League kicks off

Lanzamiento de la liga infantil dominicana de béisbol

Lanzamiento de la liga infantil dominicana de béisbol

Ramón Pimentel came to Franz Siegel Park with his four-year-old grandson, Irvin, in tow. Irvin watched other children his age dressed in baseball...
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Summer Playstreets kick off

Inicio del programa Playstreets de verano

Inicio del programa Playstreets de verano

The Police Athletic League (PAL) launches its 2013 Summer Playstreets Program in the Bronx on Monday, July 8th.
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Lady King comes to play
La dama King viene a jugar

El miércoles 22 de mayo, Alex Maslov y sus hijos Igor, de 12 años, y Nadejda, de 10, salieron de Brooklyn a las 2:00 pm. Ese día, el...
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Record turnout at Run
Récord de registro en carrera

Under a cloudless, blue sky and with temperatures hovering in the low 70’s, more than a 1000 men, women and children, both avid marathoners...
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Sweet game of hardball
Dulce juego del béisbol ‘duro’

Hardballers got an opportunity to shine on Fri., April 19th at the Bronx Middle School Hardball Kickoff at Macombs Dam Park. Two teams, Urban Science Academy and Bronx School for Law and... En-espanol

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Pioneer League: Doing the right thing
Liga Pioneer: haciendo lo correcto

Este sábado 6 de abril, se celebrará un partido de fútbol americano en el Parque de la represa Macombs. A diferencia de otros encuentros...
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Smart Play: Recess Gets Enhanced

Juego divertido: Se realza el receso

Juego divertido: Se realza el receso

“Dele a un niño la opción de elegir entre leer un libro y jugar, y elegirá jugar”, dijo Wanda Soto, principal de PS5 en la Décima Avenida y Dyckman en el Norte de Manhattan.
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Running for change
Corriendo por el cambio

This past Sun., Mar. 10th, Cheryl “Shelley” Keeling competed in the Riverdale Medical Health Association’s Fourth Annual Healthy Minds...
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Talking the Bronx 01.23.13

This past Mon., Jan. 21st, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor swore in Vice President Joseph Biden at the presidential inauguration. She was the first Hispanic to administer an oath of office in American history. Justice Sotomayor, the first Latina to serve on nation’s highest court, also became the fourth female judge in history to administer an oath of office...

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Scoring more than one kind of goal
Anotando más de una clase de ‘gol’

“Do you drive a Mercedes?” “Do you still get paid to play hockey?” “How old are you?” “Do you have a pension?” These are some questions inquiring young minds at the Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club on 1930 Randall Avenue...
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A frozen treat comes to the borough
Llega al condado un regalo congelado


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Giants win, and fans celebrate in the neighborhood

Bars were crowded around the city this past Sunday night for the Giants-49ers playoff game. And the Applebee’s Restaurant in the Gateway Center of the Bronx was no exception. Despite the enthusiasm, there was no rowdiness; the atmosphere was mellow...

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