• Imagining a world where Robinson Cano never left the Yankees

    Imagining a world where Robinson Cano never left the Yankees

    Should this week’s Robinson Cano news, jaw dropping if not shocking, validate the Yankees’ decision to let him leave for Seattle nearly seven years ago? I contend the opposite. That Cano’s
  • Steve Cohen jabs Alex Rodriguez, Jennifer Lopez during Mets introduction

    Steve Cohen jabs Alex Rodriguez, Jennifer Lopez during Mets introduction

    Steve Cohen, when discussing his championship aspirations for the Mets, said nobody remembers if you came in second or third place. Then the new Mets owner jokingly offered proof, when he was asked
  • It’s all a show with Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez

    It’s all a show with Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez

    Months ago I told you the JRoids were feeding sports writers farina. I told you Alex and Jenny could not get the Mets. I told you neither had the bread and moneymen they approached said uh-uh. Like when she conned the media saying she’d get an Oscar for last year’s stripper movie? LA pros had …
  • Jennifer Lopez-Alex Rodriguez trying to improve last-ditch Mets offer

    Jennifer Lopez-Alex Rodriguez trying to improve last-ditch Mets offer

    Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez continue to try to improve their offer to buy the Mets. But is the game over — or not? Because according to two sources the Wilpons are not listening to the latest pitch. The Mets are still in exclusive sales talks with hedge fund billionaire Steve Cohen and that is …
  • Buck Showalter opens up about Yankees tenure, state of New York baseball

    Buck Showalter opens up about Yankees tenure, state of New York baseball

    With the MLB season entering the final weeks of the regular season, former Yankees manager Buck Showalter takes a swing at some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby. Q: How would you compare Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez as prospects? A: Derek had the ability to always dial up what the situation called for. If …
  • Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez’s last-ditch pitch to save Mets bid puts her in ‘control’

    Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez’s last-ditch pitch to save Mets bid puts her in ‘control’

    Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez have not seen the dry ink on a deal that makes Steve Cohen the primary owner of the Mets. So, they refuse to surrender in their desire to purchase the club even at the eleventh hour. “It ain’t over until it is over,” Lopez told The Post. “We are New …
  • Alex Rodriguez fuming over ‘fixed’ sale of Mets to Steve Cohen, sources say

    Alex Rodriguez fuming over ‘fixed’ sale of Mets to Steve Cohen, sources say

    Alex Rodriguez is fuming over losing the Mets to billionaire Steve Cohen and griping that the process was rigged, multiple sources tell The Post. Sources close to the former Yankees slugger say they lost the Queens team on Friday, Aug. 28 after the Mets’ banker — Steve Greenberg of Allen & Co. — reached out …
  • Steve Cohen was never letting Mets get away: Sherman

    Steve Cohen was never letting Mets get away: Sherman

    Think of buying a sports team like purchasing art. It is an analogy offered to me by a few folks involved with Major League Baseball. The value is essentially a moving target, often fueled by rarity. If there are just two available Rembrandts, that is it, and it is not like he is going to …
  • Steve Cohen’s true test will be crossing Mets finish line: Sherman

    Steve Cohen’s true test will be crossing Mets finish line: Sherman

    Cash won — for now. Steve Cohen once again has entered into exclusive negotiations to buy the Mets. He always had two advantages in this process: Motivation and money. He grew up a Mets fan and wanted this team. He already had it slip away once. The fact he won negotiating rights when the Wilpons …
  • Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez ‘so disappointed’ as Mets bid falls short

    Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez ‘so disappointed’ as Mets bid falls short

    Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez wasted no time expressing their sadness in not getting to own the Mets. The group led by the engaged former Yankees star and the singer/actress announced they had pulled out of the bidding war to buy the franchise late Friday night, paving the way for hedge fund billionaire Steve Cohen …