Joe Torre

Major League Baseball Commissioner-elect Rob Manfred participates in the ALS Ice-Bucket Challenge outside the organization's headquarters in New York, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. Manfred participated with more than 160 other MLB employees to raise more than $16,000 for the ALS Association. (AP Photo/Vanessa A. Alvarez)

Manfred, Torre take ice bucket challenge for ALS

  NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball officials are not afraid of getting their feet wet for a good cause. Commissioner-elect Rob Manfred, Hall of Famer Joe Torre and more than 160 baseball employees […]

08/20/2014

Former New York Yankees manager Joe Torre speaks while visiting the library  during his orientation visit at the Baseball Hall of Fame on Tuesday, March 25, 2014, in Cooperstown, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

Yankees to retire Joe Torre’s No 6

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees will retire former manager Joe Torre’s No. 6, leaving Derek Jeter’s No. 2 as the last single digit in New York’s pinstripes. Torre, Rich Gossage, Tino Martinez and Paul […]

05/08/2014

Retired managers, from left, Tony La Russa, Joe Torre and Bobby Cox gather for a photo after it was announced that they were unanimously elected to the baseball Hall of Fame during MLB winter meetings in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Monday, Dec. 9, 2013.(AP Photo/John Raoux)

Deck the Hall: Torre, La Russa, Cox elected

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — The winter meetings began with a look back Monday when retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox were unanimously elected to the baseball Hall of Fame […]

12/09/2013

(AP Photo)

MLB to expand instant replay in 2014

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Major League Baseball is expanding its video review process next season, giving managers a tool they’ve never had. Commissioner Bud Selig calls it a historic moment for the game in a […]

08/15/2013

Aging stickball players in NY (AP Video on YouTube)

Aging NYC stickballers keep street game alive

NEW YORK (AP) — They run with a little less speed, hit with a little less power and worry less about shattering nearby windows, but a graying crew of stickball enthusiasts is keeping the urban […]

07/12/2013

KFWB logo

Torre’s daughter catches baby falling from 2nd floor

NEW YORK (AP) — The daughter of former New York Yankees manager Joe Torre is getting props from her dad for catching a baby boy who had tumbled off a second-floor fire escape in Brooklyn. […]

06/20/2013

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 28,161 other followers