THE NEW MOD SQUAD WITH KIM NG

By Gary Norris Gray- Staff Reporter Between 1968-1973 there was a new television hit on ABC, called the Mod Squad with the hip undercover police officers Julie (Peggy Lipton Jones), Linc (Clarence Williams III), and Peter (Michael Cole). There is a new Mod Squad in Major League Baseball with Kim Ng as General Manager, Don […]

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MLB Playoffs: ALCS Matchups

By Anthony McClean, Editor In Chief Emeritus NEW HAVEN — Okay, all of you who said back in Spring Training that the Yankees and Astros would meet for the AL pennant, kindly raise your hands. I’ll allow extra time for those of you whose pants are currently on fire to re-enter the conversation. As for […]

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MLB Playoffs: ALDS Matchups

By Anthony McClean, Editor In Chief Emeritus NEW HAVEN — Now that the Wild Card stuff is outta the way, it’s time to move ahead in baseball’s annual postseason party. Buckle your seatbelts for the Division Series. Today, we’ll focus on the American League matchups. RED SOX vs. ASTROS Season series: Astros 4-3 The skinny: […]

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MLB Playoffs: Wild Card Matchups

By Anthony McClean, Editor In Chief Emeritus NEW HAVEN — For many hardcore baseball fans, the jury is still out on whether they really like the Wild Card Games. Four teams bust their butts all season to reach the postseason and instead of a short series, it’s the “one and done” play-in game. Yes, the season is […]

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Raising Arizona?

Raising Arizona? By Anthony McClean, Editor – in – Chief Emeritus BASN         NEW HAVEN (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM): In a week that saw the continued over-the-top racial scrutiny of President Obama, former Attorney General Eric Holder and future Hall of Famer Derek Jeter by local and national media, a very interesting alliance is […]

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THE KIM NG FACTOR

Baseball’s Glass Ceiling  By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter BASN         OAKLAND, CA (BASN?BASN NEWSROOM) The Glass Ceiling continues to cloud this sport. Professional baseball is striking out with females and their current hiring practices in upper management.   Kim Ng (say her last name as ‘ang’) might change the playing field […]

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