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Pierre-Paul, Rolle Among Giants’ Top Free Agents

By on March 3, 2015 at 7:47pm

The New York Giants have plenty to consider this offseason, especially when it comes to free agents. In 2014, GM Jerry Reese attempted to rebuild the ailing franchise by spending a whopping $115 million, which led to a disappointing 6-10 finish. With little room to play with under the cap this year and five star players about to become free agents, Big Blue needs to proceed carefully.

DE Jason Pierre-Paul

Although the sixth-year player Pierre-Paul finished the 2014 season with 12.5 sacks, he has struggled with nagging back problems and has not performed anywhere near the level he did during the 2011 Super Bowl run. The Giants put the franchise tag on him in order to keep him around. While no long-term deal has been hammered out, coach Tom Coughlin stated he would like to see Pierre-Paul retire in Giants blue. Continue reading Pierre-Paul, Rolle Among Giants’ Top Free Agents »

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Alex Rodriguez

Like it or not, it looks like Alex Rodriguez is going to force his way back into baseball after receiving his controversial one-year suspension for his role in the Biogenesis scandal.

I’ll tell you one thing — I bet the Yankees aren’t too thrilled to have the 39-year-old back in uniform, and I’d put a wager in now if it was available for MLB betting on William Hill. I mean, New York made it clear they want to move on and paid Chase Headley $52 million over four years to man A-Rod’s old position of third base.

A-Rod, to his credit, sought to have a meeting with team officials this week to clear the air. Continue reading Yankees Offer Stadium For Possible A-Rod Apology Press Conference »

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New York City Marathon

Mayor Michael Bloomberg officially canceled the New York City Marathon due to the continued cleanup efforts after Hurricane Sandy roared ashore earlier this week, flooding 42 miles of NYC subways and knocking out power to millions of homes on the East Coast. The storm is also responsible for more than 100 deaths in the U.S. Continue reading Mayor Bloomberg Cancels New York City Marathon due to Sandy »

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The video shows Giants stud defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul carrying corner Prince Amukamara and tossing him into an ice cold time while teammates egg him on. Continue reading Video: Jason Pierre-Paul Dumps Prince Amukamara into Cold Tub in Hazing Incident »

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Yankees Sign Derek Lowe

August 12, 2012 at 11:34am in Featured, MLB, Top Story, Yankees
Derek Lowe (Image Credit: Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Looking for pitching depth after placing CC Sabathia on the DL, the Yankees dipped into the free agent pool and picked up 39-year-old right-hander Derek Lowe Saturday night.

Lowe was released by the Indians earlier this month after going 8-10 with a 5.52 ERA over 21 starts, but an 8.80 ERA over his last 12 starts. Continue reading Yankees Sign Derek Lowe »

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Derek Jeter Sex Change (Photo from Deadspin)

Yankees fans got a big scare Thursday when it was announced on the team’s official Facebook page that star shortstop Derek Jeter would miss the rest of the season.

Then, closer reading reveals the following:

“We regret to inform our fans that Derek Jeter will miss the rest of the season with sexual reassignment surgery. He promises to come back stronger than ever in 2013 as Minnie Mantlez.” Continue reading Hacked Yankees Facebook Page: Derek Jeter Will Miss Season After Sex Change »

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Jeremy Lin (Photo: REUTERS / Eduardo Munoz)

Hey did you guys hear Jeremy Lin is leaving the Knicks?

Continue reading Linsanity is Dead. Long Live Linsanity. »

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