Monthly Archives: July 2011

You Couldn’t Have Made This Up by Marc “Razz” Rasbury

They do not call these the dog days of summer for nothing at least as far as I’m concerned. I usually find myself yearning for the start of the NFL season or crying that the NBA campaign is over. I … Continue reading

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The End is Near, Now……. by Marc “Razz” Rasbury

As quiet as it is kept, the Jets could ill afford to loose David Harris to free agency.   For nearly four months, football fans had to endure the ever-changing outlooks stemming from various media outlets regarding the status of … Continue reading

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Soccer Comes Alive at the Harlem Tavern by Derrel “Jazz” Johnson

As a huge sports fan, sports writer and blogger, I only had a casual interest in the FIFA Women’s World Cup Final Sunday afternoon.  I would gather that, a week ago, few people would have guessed they would be sitting … Continue reading

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Daily Debate: Should the New York Mets Trade Carlos Beltran?

With the trade deadline a little over two weeks away on Sunday, July 31, 2011, should the New York Mets look to trade their All-Star outfielder Carlos Beltran, or should the Mets, at 46-45, hold on to him for a … Continue reading

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Mets Trade K-Rod, Start Second Half Over .500 by Derrel “Jazz” Johnson

The New York Mets have surprised many with their 46-45 record at the All-Star break, especially after beginning the season at 5-13. The main reason for their success is all-star shortstop Jose Reyes, who is arguably the National League(NL) Most … Continue reading

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Tale of Two Shortstops by Marc “Razz” Rasbury

  It is funny how fortunes can change in a New York minute.  Two years ago, Derek Jeter was the King of New York while his New York Mets counterpart, Jose Reyes, was being labeled an enigma.  Jeter was leading … Continue reading

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Daily Debate: Should New York Mets Fans Worry About Jose Reyes Injury?

MVP candidate and All-Star starting shortstop Jose Reyes of the New York Mets injured his hamstring Saturday running to first base in a game against the New York Yankees.  He has missed the next four games, all wins by the Mets.  … Continue reading

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