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Dickey deal finalized; Cy Young Award winner heading to Toronto for prospects
Dickey deal finalized; Cy Young Award winner heading to Toronto for prospects
News Billy Rennison 12/17/2012 at 5:52PM

It’s official. The New York Mets have finalized a trade with the Toronto Blue Jays that turned Cy Young Award winner R.A. Dickey into a bevy of top prospects. The Mets amped up efforts to trade the 38-year-old knuckle-baller when talks of a contract extension between Dickey and the team broke down. After the teams [...]

Mets, David Wright officially announce new deal
Mets, David Wright officially announce new deal
News Billy Rennison 12/05/2012 at 1:32PM

Mets fans have grown used to watching homegrown stars end up in another team’s uniform, from Tom Seaver to Darryl Strawberry and most recently Jose Reyes. David Wright’s recent eight-year contract with the Mets means that cycle might be broken. Wright’s $138 million extension, first reported at the end of November, was officially signed on [...]

WATCH: R.A. Dickey discusses trade rumors on ‘The Daily Show’
News Billy Rennison 12/05/2012 at 10:15AM

With trade rumors swirling around R.A. Dickey, the Cy Young Award winner stopped by “The Daily Show” to chat about climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, the knuckleball and where he might be playing next year. “He may be the first guest in the history of this program to be traded while I am talking to him,” host [...]

Queens Morning Roundup
News Billy Rennison 11/15/2012 at 8:24AM

Today’s Forecast Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Thursday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 5 to 7 mph. EVENT of the DAY: LIC Bar: Comedy and Trivia Show Every Thursday night Stephanie Holmes brings you hilarious and creative trivia. With categories like “name that [...]