Organized crime and drug cartels in Mexico now extend to stealing limes. US gets 97% of its limes from Mexico
4/21/14, "Restaurants take extreme measures to cope with lime crisis," NY Post, Tim Donnelly
"Welcome to the great lime panic of 2014. A huge shortage is the result of a nasty cocktail of conditions in
Mexico, where 97 percent of US limes are grown. Heavy rains knocked th...
Curtis Granderson, Newsday back page, Mets beat Braves in 14 innings on Granderson sac fly
Jeter signs for fans in Tampa Bay on Sunday
Jorge Posada watches BP in Tampa
Yankee shortstop Dean Anna ends up pitching 8th inning v Tampa Bay in 16-1 blowout
Chicago Cubs owners not sure what to do about rooftop Cubs viewing locations v stadium improvements-Newsday
"A contract between the Cubs and the
rooftop owners, which runs to 2024, guarantees the baseball team 17
percent of the gross revenues generated by the businesses."...
Yankee grounds crew uses blowers to remove ice from tarp on April 16, 2014
Yankee Yangervis Solarte gets first major league home run and first John Sterling home run call
4/17/14, Third baseman Yangervis Solarte hit his first major league home run Thursday night v Tampa Bay Rays. The two run home run in the top of the 9th gave the Yankees a 10-2 lead which was
One New Yorker may have prevented bloodshed at Bundy Ranch-BLM standoff. NY filmmaker in Nevada walks toward BLM with arms up saying, "I have no weapon...I'm from New York...May I approach?"
4/16/14, "Exclusive Video, Bundy Ranch," filmmaker Dennis Michael Lynch
Action on Sat., 4/12/14 in Nevada begins about 2:00. At 5:45 Lynch walks toward
BLM saying, "I do not have a weapon, I'm from New York."...
At 5:22 filmmaker Lynch walks toward BLM in Nevada saying, "I have...
Gearing up for global warming Earth Day celebration across Major League Baseball, perhaps fans will be asked to stop driving to ballparks to help save the planet
Rainout v Cubs in the Bronx
Greenpeace among group of activists invited by UN IPCC to sit in on non-public meetings planning out what will be said in UN "climate" report
Brian McCann gets his first NYC back page since signing with Yankees
Brian McCann gets first and second John Sterling home run calls
Brian McCann hit his first and second Yankee home runs 4/12/14 v Red Sox, a solo shot in bottom of the 4th, and a 2 run shot in bottom of the 6th making the score 6-2 Yankees. John Sterling's tag was,
"Oh, McCann Can..."
I'll post the full c...
Mariano Rivera among Honorary Degree recipients at May 21, 2014 NYU Commencement ceremonies at Yankee Stadium
March 12, 2014, "Fed Chair Janet Yellen, Yankees Pitching Great Mariano Rivera, US Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan, Singer Aretha Franklin, and Distinguished Attorney Martin Edelman to receive Honorary Degrees at NYU's 2014 Commencement," nyu.edu
"Yellen to be...