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A Pittsburgh Steelers fan cheers against the Cleveland Browns during the game on December 29, 2013 at Heinz Field. (credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Gallo Goes There: What Makes A Great Sports Town?

Is it because every team in the city is equally loved and supported, with sellouts stretching back decades, through good seasons and bad?

01/13/2014

LaTroy Hawkins (Chris Gardner/Getty Images)

100th Save For Hawkins As Mets Defeat Phillies

LaTroy Hawkins nailed down a landmark save — No. 100 in his long career as a major-league reliever.
The 40-year-old right-hander finished off New York’s 4-3 win over Philadelphia on Sunday

09/22/2013

PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 20: Daniel Murphy #28 of the New York Mets steals second base before Chase Utley #26 of the Philadelphia Phillies gets the ball during the first inning in a MLB baseball game on September 20, 2013 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Wright Return Sparks Mets

By AARON BRACY   Associated Press   PHILADELPHIA (AP) _ David Wright homered in his return to the Mets lineup, Daniel Murphy had three hits and Daisuke Matsuzaka earned his second straight victory in New York’s […]

09/20/2013

Baseballs MLB (J Meric/Getty Images)

Complete 2014 Major League Schedule

By The Associated Press ^Saturday, March 22= L.A. Dodgers at Arizona ^Sunday, March 23= L.A. Dodgers at Arizona ^Monday, March 31= Toronto at Tampa Bay Cleveland at Oakland Seattle at L.A. Angels Minnesota at Chicago […]

09/10/2013

Philadelphia Phillies v New York Mets

New Look Mets,Same Old Story

By MIKE FITZPATRICK  AP Sports Writer   NEW YORK (AP) _ Cole Hamels pitched seven strong innings and handed himself some much-needed run support, sending the Philadelphia Phillies to a 6-2 victory over the New […]

08/28/2013

Philadelphia Phillies v New York Mets

Phillies Fizzle at Citi Field

By BEN WALKER  AP Baseball Writer   NEW YORK (AP) _ Jonathon Niese pitched a three-hitter and lined a game-breaking three-run double Tuesday night as the New York Mets ended a five-game losing streak by […]

08/27/2013

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 26: Second baseman Chase Utley #26 of the Philadelphia Phillies gets the force out on Andrew Brown #47 of the New York Mets on a ball hit by Wilmer Flores #4 during the second inning of a game on August 26, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Mets Fall to 4th With 5th Straight Loss

By HOWIE RUMBEG  AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Philadelphia’s Cliff Lee outpitched Zack Wheeler after the Mets learned All-Star starter Matt Harvey has a partially torn ligament in his right elbow, Cody Asche […]

08/26/2013

Philadelphia Phillies v New York Mets

Mets Rally and Hold On

By MIKE FITZPATRICK     AP Sports Writer   NEW YORK (AP) _ The rookie pitcher who got the biggest outs for the Mets on Saturday was not the one with all the hype. Gonzalez Germen came […]

07/21/2013

Philadelphia Phillies v New York Mets

Citi Field Slugfest

By MIKE FITZPATRICK   AP Sports Writer   NEW YORK (AP) _ Chase Utley, Domonic Brown and the Philadelphia Phillies came flying out of the All-Star break, scoring 11 runs in the first three innings Friday […]

07/19/2013

Mets, Phillies (Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

9th Inning Home Run Lifts Phillies To Victory Over Mets

Phillies pinch-hitter Kevin Frandsen homered leading off the ninth, lifting Philadelphia to an 8-7 victory over New York on Saturday that wiped out the Mets’ comeback from a six-run deficit.

06/22/2013

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