What began as a “blip on the radar,” according to second-year Cyclones manager Tom Gamboa, has swelled into first-place Brooklyn’s first significant slump of the New York-Penn League season. … Full Article
The Brooklyn Cyclones are the only thing hotter than the weather on Coney Island this summer, racing to the top of the McNamara Division standings with an impressive 12-5 record following this past holiday weekend’s three-game sweep of visiting Williamsport. … Full Article
Tyler Badamo pitched well in his first two starts as a Brooklyn Cyclone, yielding two runs and going at least six innings in each outing.
But neither effort resulted in a victory for the 22-year-old right-hander from Mount Sinai, N.Y. … Full Article
It will start as it always does, with a rivalry series against the Staten Island Yankees beginning with Friday night’s visit to Richmond County Bank Ballpark just across the Verrazano Bridge before Saturday evening’s home opener at MCU Park. … Full Article
The New York Mets, parent club of our very own Brooklyn Cyclones, made 39 selections in this past week’s Major League Draft, some, if not many, of whom will make their professional debuts on Coney Island this summer for the Class A short-season Baby Bums. … Full Article
I was fortunate enough to watch some of the world’s greatest soccer players – Pele, Franz Beckenbauer, Carlos Alberto and Giorgio Chinaglia to name just a few – nearly four decades ago during the halcyon days of New York Cosmos soccer. … Full Article