Yankees Director of Communications and Media Relations explains HOPE Week
The annual HOPE week event, which stands for Helping Others Persevere and Excel (HOPE), is the brainchild of Jason Zillo, the Yankees Director of Communications and Media Relations. Now in its third year, the Yankees honor various people and groups throughout the week, seeking to provide a boost through the service of their players and coaches.
Students from Sts. Joachim and Anne School Honored
For many baseball fans in this city, supporting the Yankees is just part of being a New Yorker. For 15 young refugees from Haiti attending Saints Joachim and Anne School in Queens Village who were honored by the Yankee organization during ithe third day of HOPE Week, it has become part of a quick transition into life in their new city.
Kevin and Ricky report from the mecca of baseball history
Roberto Alomar, Bert Blyleven, and Pat Gillick were inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame last Sunday, July 24th. WFUV's Kevin Price and Ricky Cibrano made the trip to Cooperstown to talk to legends and hear some classic baseball tales.