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Friday, April 3, 2015

Leyritz to be WTMM's Yankees insider

World Series champion and former Albany-Colonie Yankee Jim Leyritz has joined ESPN Radio 104.5 The Team (WTMM-FM) as the Yankees insider for the "Armen & Levack" show, it was announced Friday. Leyritz will be on every Wednesday at 5:15 p.m. "As the home for Yankees baseball in the Capital Region, ...
Friday, April 3, 2015

MLB Network schedule through April 12

Here are the games baseball fans in the Capital Region will see on MLB Network through April 12. Tuesday, April 7 –- Atlanta Braves at Miami Marlins, 7:10 p.m.; San Diego Padres at Los Angeles Dodgers, 10:10 p.m. Wednesday, April 8 – St. Louis Cardinals at Chicago Cubs – 2:20 ...
Thursday, April 2, 2015

'Slap Schotts' podcast, with Divver, Ahlfeld, now available

The final podcast of the "Slap Schotts College Hockey Segment's" 19th season is now available. The guests were Providence Journal hockey writer Mark Divver and Clarkson hockey radio announcer Bob Ahlfeld. To listen to the podcast, click here. The musical selections for the segment: Europe's The Final Countdown," Eric ...
Thursday, April 2, 2015

Union's Ciampini doesn't make Hobey Hat Trick

Former Union hockey forward Daniel Ciampini didn't make the cut for the Hobey Baker Award Hat Trick finalist. The three players selected were Boston University freshman forward Jack Eichel, Harvard junior forward Jimmy Vesey and North Dakota junior goalie Zane McIntyre. Ciampini finished the season tied for the Dutchmen scoring ...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Sportman homers in Oakland spring training win

Schenectady native J.P. Sportman hit his second home run of spring training Wednesday, helping the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels, 4-1. Sportman, an outfielder, has played in seven games in spring training. He is batting .600 (3-for-5) with three RBI. Oakland's 27th-round selection in last June’s Major League ...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Frozen Four talk on 'Slap Schotts' season finale

We'll talk Frozen Four on the season finale of the "Slap Schotts College Hockey Segment" during Rodger Wyland's "Big Board Sportstalk" at 11:05 a.m. Thursday on FOX Sports 980 (WOFX-AM). Providence Journal hockey writer Mark Divver will be on to discuss Providence College's first appearance in the Frozen Four since ...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Today's Union-St. John Fisher lacrosse game on TWCS

The Union men's lacrosse game at St. John Fisher will be televised today at 5 p.m. by Time Warner Cable SportsChannel 50/323. Gene Battaglia (play-by-play) and Mark Engel (analyst) will call the action. Follow @slapschotts on Twitter. Follow @dgazettesports on Twitter.
Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Union's Foo named ECACH rookie of the month

Union freshman forward Spencer Foo was named ECAC Hockey rookie of the month for March, it was announced Wednesday. He had two goals and two assists in five games during the month. He scored twice in the Dutchmen's 7-0 ECACH tournament first-round series-clinching win over Cornell on March 7. Foo ...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015

USA Network to televise Stanley Cup playoff games

For the first time since 1985, USA Network will be televising Stanley Cup playoff games. NBC Sports Group announced that USA Network will be part of the Stanley Cup coverage, joining NBC, NBCSN and CNBC, along with NHL Network. NHL Network is not part of the NBC Sports Group. USA ...
Tuesday, March 31, 2015

ValleyCats announce promotional schedule

The Tri-City ValleyCats announced their promotional schedule for the season on Tuesday. Highlighting the schedule is Bernie Williams bobblehead giveaway during Capital Region baseball heritage night on Aug. 21. Also, there will be a Jose Altuve bat giveaway July 29, honoring the former ValleyCat who won the American League batting ...

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