Announcer, NFL star Gifford dies

...picking up 603 yards receiving and scoring nine touchdowns in 12 games. The Giants routed the Chicago Bears 47-7 at Yankee Stadium, where Gifford shared a locker with Mickey Mantle."Frank Gifford was the ultimate Giant," co-owner John Mara...

Ryne Sandburg resigns as Phillies manager

...knew he wasn't going to be part of the future so he left on his own terms after the Phillies won two of three at Yankee Stadium this week."Wins and losses was a big thing that took a toll on me," said Sandberg, who choked up while thanking...

After decades in business, architects finally collaborating on new ballpark in Atlanta

...Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Santee made sure the Gateway Arch would be visible beyond the outfield wall. At the new Yankee Stadium, a sense of history and austerity was created. Over in Queens, an homage to Ebbets Field in the guise of the Mets...

Triple Crown celebration is only beginning

...Lone Ranger's theme song ? The William Tell Overture. The crowd at Fenway roared when the finish was shown.At Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, a short ride from Belmont, Kool and the Gang's Celebration blared over the sound system when American...

Mike Trout leads AL to victory in All-Star Game

...Schmidt and Mays. Fielder later became the 10th.No one had homered leading off an All-Star Game since 1977 at old Yankee Stadium, when Joe Morgan did off Jim Palmer. Greinke had not allowed a run since June 13."It's not easy," Greinke...

Sluggers will take aim at Ohio River in Home Run Derby

...An average of 2.53 homers have been hit there each game this season, which ranks fourth in the majors behind Yankee Stadium (2.8), Camden Yards (2.74) and Miller Park (2.68), according to STATS. Great American led the majors...

Yankees' Alex Rodriguez gets 3,000th hit of his career

...very same batter's box in 2011.With the crowd at Yankee Stadium standing in anticipation, Rodriguez sent a high drive...going to tell her that they dislike him so much at Yankee Stadium that they were giving away these jerseys."

Mets win 11th in a row to tie team record

...homestand, the surprising New York Mets matched the best start in team history.Next stop, the Subway Series at Yankee Stadium ? and a shot at their longest winning streak ever.Daniel Murphy drove in four runs and New York equaled a franchise...

Cubs to honor Ernie Banks at opener

...be the youngest Opening Day starter in franchise history. He is 1-2 with a 4.80 ERA in three career starts at Yankee Stadium. PHILLIES: Outfielder Domonic Brown will start the season on the disabled list.The 27-year-old was out of...

Belmont Park to limit crowd to ease chaos on day of race

...system for trains that will allow for faster entry and exit."There will be some delays, just like when you leave Yankee Stadium," Kay said. "But we're doing everything in our power to make this a great event for our fans. People should...