Howard Megdal

Capital Sports-Biz Report: The Mariotti effect; Harvey days :

Domesitc violence offender Jay Mariotti controversially hired by a pair of San Francisco newspapers

Bio: Howard Megdal is Writer At Large for Capital New York, and currently contributes to USA Today Sports Weekly, Sports Illustrated and Vice Sports. His books include The Baseball Talmud, Taking the Field and Wilpon's Folly. His book on the Cardinals will be published by St. Martin's Press in October 2015. Follow Howard on Twitter @HowardMegdal.

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Capital Sports-Biz Report: The Mariotti effect; Harvey days

Domesitc violence offender Jay Mariotti controversially hired by a pair of San Francisco newspapers

Mar. 27, 2015

 
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As soccer focuses on New York, the Cosmos aim global

While a pair of Major League Soccer teams do battle for supremacy in New York, the New York Cosmos conducted their own media day in the center of Manhattan Tuesday afternoon. 

Mar. 26, 2015

 
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Matt Harvey appearance keys early exuberance

Despite roster shortcomings, Mets have at least one major reason for optimism

Mar. 23, 2015

 
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5 questions with NYCFC announcer Joe Tolleson

On the future of the team, and the league, in New York

Mar. 20, 2015

 
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Capital Sports-Biz Report: N.F.L. owners' Borland issue; NYCFC scores early goal

The sports world reckoned with something new this week: a young, promising N.F.L. player, Chris Borland, retiring at age 24 not because of an injury, but rather due to the threat playing football posed to his future.

Mar. 20, 2015

 
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A dream start for NYCFC, despite the infield

Big, loud crowd for home debut

Mar. 16, 2015

 
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Wilpon settles discrimination suit, dodges bullet

Potential PR disaster for the Mets goes away

Mar. 13, 2015

 
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Capital Sports-Biz Report: Who’s watching the Big East; Alderson on Alderson

Welcome to Capital’s Sports Business Report, a weekly digest of news on what matters in one of New York’s highest-profile industries.

Mar. 13, 2015

 
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New Sandy Alderson book offers revealing view of Madoff-impacted Mets

Mets G.M. offers extensive cooperation to veteran sportswriter

Mar. 12, 2015

 
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5 Questions on the Sports Business: Michael Baron, editor of Just Mets

On launching a new blog at MLB.com

Mar. 10, 2015