The New York Mets are buying the Triple-A Syracuse Chiefs as they work toward centering more of their minor league baseball operations in their home state.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo confirmed the deal Monday, calling it a home run that ensures the Chiefs stay right where they belong while the next generation of `amazin’ greats is fostered right here in central New York.
Cuomo is scheduled to appear in Syracuse on Tuesday at NBT Bank Stadium, the team’s home, for a formal announcement. The Mets will make Syracuse their top minor league affiliate beginning in 2019.
And if Roberts is a little tired after the marathon start to a four-game series the night before — 4 hours, 35 minutes of baseball and a couple of postgame hours spent at a wine bar with Dodgers owner Mark Walter — he’s not showing it. It’s a grind. But it’s a grind that I love. Plus, we found out a little bit more about ourselves last night.
But there’s another reason the previous night’s win means a little bit extra to Roberts.
The rain has stopped now, and Roberts is drip-drying himself on some stationary seats in the plaza outside PNC Park.
You know what I love about being a Dodger? The family thing. Even though the O’Malleys don’t own the team any more, there’s still this sense of being part of a large family. So I do miss not sharing this season with my father.
Game Kids Trae Waynes Jersey The stats never quite tell the story with Horford. It was telling that, when he coached the East All-Stars last season, Stevens made sure to note how he believed Horford should also be there for the Celtics.
Jaromir Jagr Womens Jersey Which raises the question that we always come back to with Horford: What does the casual fan not know about him?