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The unwritten rulebook
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The unwritten rulebook

  The tricky thing about unwritten rules is that when edicts aren’t spelled out in black and white, it leaves an awful lot of room for gray area. Perhaps no sport in the world has more unwritten rules than baseball. Coming in at 284 pages long, the official Major League […]

Gianna Magrino throws a pitch against Yorktown on May 25. Magrino earned All-Section honors this year and will return next season as Mamaroneck’s ace.
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Tigers eye bright future

The last two years have certainly been successful ones for the Mamaroneck softball program, as the Tigers made back-to-back appearances in the Class A semifinals. But even though the team hasn’t yet advanced to the championship game, head coach Susan Hannon believes the window is still open for this up-and-coming […]

Let the mystery be
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Let the mystery be

I don’t want to launch into another “get off my lawn”-type old fogey complaint about baseball stats here, but I feel like my hand is being forced. Now, I’ve made my peace with a lot of the new-fangled metrics like Ultimate Zone Rating and Win-Shares. Those stats, while not necessarily […]

Softball not a hard sell
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Softball not a hard sell

  The best baseball game I watched all year wasn’t a major league contest. It wasn’t a Section I playoff tilt, either. In fact, it wasn’t even technically “baseball.” On Monday night, softball teams from Oklahoma and Florida played the first game in a best-of-three College World Series finals. Seventeen […]

On June 6, Mamaroneck head coach Tyrone Carver was picked to head the Hudson Valley team in the BCANY Summer Hoops Festival, which will take place later this summer. Carver previously served as an assistant in the tournament under former coach Bill Thom.
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Carver to coach Hudson Valley team

Four months after guiding his squad to a near first-round upset over eventual Section I runner-up Scarsdale, Mamaroneck basketball coach Tyrone Carver has a new gig—at least for the summer. On June 6, it was announced that Carver, who just finished his 12th year at the helm of the Tiger […]