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MLB Teams Go Gold On September 1st To Promote Fight Against Childhood Cancer

(Yankee Stadium – Photo by Jason Schott)

For the third straight year, Major League Baseball teams will dedicate a special “Childhood Cancer Awareness Day” at ballparks on Saturday, September 1, including at Yankee Stadium, where the Yankees will host the Detroit Tigers.

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Yankees Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

The Yankees announced on Thursday the festivities surrounding their annual celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.

As part of a number of themed activities, there will be a stickball tournament will be held outside Yankee Stadium on River Avenue between 158th and 161st Streets, singers Frankie Negron and Toby Love will perform pregame concerts, Alianza Dominicana will offer free dance lessons at Yankee Stadium prior to a game for ticket-holding fans, and discounted tickets will be offered during the month of September for all Spanish-language Yankee Stadium tours.

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Brodeur Back With The Devils

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The greatest goaltender in hockey history has returned home.

On Wednesday, the Devils named Martin Brodeur as Executive Vice President of Business Development.

Brodeur will report to Team President Hugh Weber and he will work across all departments to identify, capitalize and develop on business opportunities for the Devils, Prudential Center and the outlying community.

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BrooklynFans Of Books: “All This I Will Give To You”

All This I Will Give To You

By Dolores Redondo; translated by Michael Meigs

AmazonCrossing; 478 pages; hardcover, paperback, and e-book; available September 1

Literary thriller writer Dolores Redondo was the most-read author in Spain in 2017, surpassing Ken Follett, Fernando Aramburu and Carlos Ruiz Zafon, according to the Spanish Publishers Association.

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BWP Honored For Goal Record & His 99 Will Be Retired By Red Bulls

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Bradley Wright-Phillips was honored for setting the record as the quickest player to 100 goals in MLS history on Sunday night at Red Bull Arena after their 2-1 win over Los Angeles Football Club.

Wright-Phillips’ 100th goal came in his 159th MLS career league game, surpassing the previous record held by Taylor Twellman, who took 174 games to notch the century mark.

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Red Bulls Comeback Comes Up Short Against Columbus

(The Red Bulls and Crew enter the pitch – Photo by Jason Schott)

The Red Bulls nearly completed a big comeback in the second half, but they came up short, losing 3-2 to the Columbus Crew on Saturday night at Red Bull Arena.

It didn’t take long for Columbus to get on the board, as they had a free kick near the corner in the seventh minute.

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