Hudson Valley Home Stand
Two days after Rye native Colin Moran was picked sixth overall by the Miami Marlins, four other players with Hudson Valley ties had their names called in Major League Baeball's first-year player draft Saturday.
Marist College had two players drafted: junior pitcher Kevin McCarthy and senior shortstop Zach Shank.
McCarthy, a 6-foot-3 right-hander from Malverne, was selected in the 16th...Read more »
Colin Moran, the University of North Carolina star third baseman who played at Iona Prep, is expected to be a top-10 pick – and possibly go first overall – in Major League Baseball's first-year player draft, which begins Thursday. Read more about Moran and the draft here.
Here's what some pundits are saying about the 6-foot-3 lefty.
ESPN's Keith Law wrote: “The buzz within the industry...Read more »
As Major League Baseball's 2013 season gets under way, several teams are looking toward some Hudson Valley-bred talent to come through big for them. Here are five questions facing players -- and one manager -- from our area:
Can Walt Weiss lead a Colorado Rockies turnaround? The first-year manager and Suffern native is taking over a team that finished with a franchise-worst record of 64-98...Read more »