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Judd Apatow reveals secrets about his family and career
Apatow gives details about his life, career and new projects "The Big Sick" and "May It Last: A Portrait of the Avett Brothers."
Jeff Bagwell came to my bar mitzvah
I had to have a baseball player at my bar mitzvah. That was my wish to my dad as that day, June 15, 1991, was fast approaching. Knowing that I was an avid reader of Baseball America and Minor League Baseball Card Monthly, my dad was looking to find some prospects for the celebration.
Dwight Gooden insists he's 'healthy' as Yanks offer to pay for treatment
Former major league pitcher Dwight Gooden insisted Tuesday that he is "fine" and "healthy" despite former teammate?Darryl Strawberry's comments to the New York Daily News earlier this week that Gooden is a "complete junkie-addict "[I] haven't done anything wrong, haven't broken the law or anything
Yankees offer to pay for any necessary treatment for Dwight Gooden
The New York Yankees have reached out and offered to assist with any treatment that Dwight Gooden might need, despite the former pitcher's belief that he doesn't have a drug problem. Gooden was a no-show on Thursday for a joint public appearance with former teammate Darryl Strawberry, and
Dwight Gooden Fires Back About Health Rumors
After his famed former teammate shared concerns with the media recently, Dwight Gooden jumped on the radio to refute any alleged drug use and assure fans he's healthy. Gooden spoke to " The Joe Piscopo Show " on Monday morning and told the host "I am healthy," though he admitted he's "an addict."
Dwight Gooden rethinking friendship with Darryl Strawberry after comments
Dwight Gooden said Monday in a radio interview that he was re-evaluating his relationship with Darryl Strawberry because of his former New York Mets teammate's recent comments that the former All-Star pitcher was "a complete junkie-addict." "The Darryl thing hurt me a lot because I had just thought
Darryl Strawberry on Dwight Gooden : 'Have to try something before he's dead'
Darryl Strawberry is trying to save 1986 New York Mets teammate Dwight Gooden before it's too late. Strawberry believes Gooden has relapsed into the drug use that derailed his playing career. The duo, who were the subject of ESPN's 30 for 30 documentary "Doc & Darryl," were recently scheduled to
Dodgers rookie Julio Urias allows 3 runs, exits after 2 2/3 innings
NEW YORK -- The first teenage starter in 11 years failed to get through three innings Friday, when Los Angeles Dodgers rookie Julio Urias departed after 2 2/3 innings against the New York Mets . A fill-in starter for Alex Wood , who is dealing with minor triceps soreness, the 19-year-old Urias
Thirty years later, 2016 Mets have some of that '86 swagger
Thirty years after their last world championship, the New York Mets have the talent to duplicate that magic. They boast a star-studded, young rotation, with Matt Harvey , Jacob deGrom , Noah Syndergaard and Steven Matz , and ageless Bartolo Colon is a capable fill-in to round out the group until
How Ken Griffey Jr.'s rookie card became No. 1 for Upper Deck
When Ken Griffey Jr . is inducted this summer into the Baseball Hall of Fame , fans will undoubtedly remember his perfect swing and his spectacular home run-robbing catches. Collectors, meanwhile, will always remember his Upper Deck rookie card. It was card No. 1 to the new kid on the block, Upper