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New York sports radio wars: Francesa triples Lupica in ratings

He may not be getting his reps on Fox Sports 1, but in New York, Mike Francesa is still the king of sports talk radio. In the latest ratings period between September and early December, WFAN’s Francesa easily beat rival ESPN Radio New York in the men 25-54 demographic from 1 p.m. — 6:30 p.m. ET by a wide margin. Overall, Francesa’s show beat the two men ESPN has programmed...
Via Awful Announcing
3 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: Easy does it Mr. Lupica

Since the New York Yankees recently extended the contract of general manager Brian Cashman, there have been a slew of articles written by those “in the know” -- namely the Bombers beat writers and others in the New York print media -- about how the Yanks will fare in the upcoming season.Today, I’m going to delve into the work of one of the most well-known members of New York’s...
Via Yankees Unscripted
October 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Lupica is livid

I like Lupica. Good grief, I've been reading him since Hoss Clarke arrived. He's New York's Dan Shaughnessy, minus six pounds of curls and 10 descriptors per paragraph. I remember Old George mocking him as "little Mike Lupica," as if The Boss was some titan of manhood, rather than just Leona Helmsley with a penis. And it was always to watch Lupica bounce from the Daily News to the...
Via IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Here's the entire fugazi NYDN 'Most Powerful in NY Sports' list (Hint: Mike Lupica beats Boomer Esiason; Francesa #8)

The NY Daily News has it's fugazi 50 Most Powerful People in NY Sports list out today. Here's how they billed it:From James Dolan to Derek Jeter, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to John Mara, the co-owner of the Giants. A Daily News poll of News sports scribes and editors, along with authorities from around the country, weighed in on which New York personality who wields the most...
Via Bob's Blitz
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets COO Jeff Wilpon Sees Wild Card In 2014, Believes In Sandy

Mets COO Jeff Wilpon spoke with Mike Lupica of ESPN New York 98.7 FM and told him that he expects the club to be in the mix for a Wild Card this year. “My expectation is that we improve on last year. In our last 100 games we played at .500 and if we can do that this year and we get to mid-August and September, the Mets will be right in the mix to get one of those wild cards....
Via Mets Merized Online
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss
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