US Open Cup: Red Bulls Roll By NYCFC

(NYCFC’s David Villa about to hit the turf after a challenge from Aaron Long of the Red Bulls (33) – USA Today Sports)

The Red Bulls rolled past New York City Football Club 4-0 on Wednesday night at Red Bull Arena in the fourth round of the US Open Cup.

This is the second time in a month that the Red Bulls have won a Hudson River Derby match by that score, as they also did it on May 5 in MLS play.

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BrooklynFans Of Books: Bret Baier On Reagan In Moscow

Three Days In Moscow

By Bret Baier, with Catherine Whitney

William Morrow, An Imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

One of the biggest achievements Ronald Reagan had as President was winning the Cold War, and one of thee landmark moments in the process came when he delivered the capstone address at the 1988 Moscow Summit.

Bret Baier, the Chief Political Anchor for Fox News Channel, examines the decisive address in his new work, Three Days In Moscow.

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BrooklynFans Of Books: A Celebration Of Hollywood & Summer

(Ava Gardner in 1944 on the cover)

Hollywood Beach Beauties: Sea Sirens, Sun Goddesses, and Summer Style 1930-1970 

By David Wills

Dey St., An Imprint of William Morrow

Just in time for summer, take a walk back in time and celebrate the Golden Age of Hollywood.

In Hollywood Beach Beauties,  renowned independent curator and photographic preservationist David Wills presents a glamorous and nostalgic celebration of summer at the beach, captured in 150 stunning vintage photographs featuring beloved female celebrities, models, and starlets from the 1930s through the 1970s.

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Yankees Select Seigler & Breaux On Night 1 Of MLB Draft

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The Yankees selected two catchers over the first two rounds of the 2018 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.

They drafted Cartersville H.S. (Georgia) catcher Anthony Seigler with the 23rd overall pick in the first round.

With the 61st overall pick, in the second round, the Yankees chose catcher Josh Breaux out of McLennan Community College in Waco, Texas.

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ACC Tournament Documentary To Air On ESPNU

(North Carolina taking on Duke in the ACC Tournament semifinals, with North Carolina coming out on top – Photo by Jason Schott)

The Atlantic Coast Conference and Barclays Center teamed up for the second time in early March for the New York Life ACC Tournament, and basketball fans now have a chance to re-live some of the most memorable moments and get a first-hand look at what went on behind the scenes.

“Big City, Bright Lights: The 2018 New York Life ACC Tournament”  debuts on ESPNU on Tuesday, June 5 at 5 p.m.

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Mets Select Kelenic With 6th Overall Pick In MLB Draft

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The Mets have selected outfielder Jarred Kelenic from Waukesha West High School (WI) with the sixth overall pick in the first-round of the 2018 First-Year Player Draft.

Kelenic, 18, was listed by Baseball America as the best high school hitter in the draft with the third-best strike-zone discipline by a prep player. He graduated from High School one semester early to focus on the draft.

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