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Piazza sheds tears at induction for different reason

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Piazza sheds tears at induction for different reason

Mike Piazza cried. Everybody cries. Almost everybody anyways.

Songbird untouchable in CCA Oaks, remains undefeated

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Songbird untouchable in CCA Oaks, remains undefeated

We’ve seen her talent, over and over again. On Sunday, she showed her heart.

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Saratoga notes: Rachel's Valentina retired from racing

Rachel’s Valentina, the daughter of 2009 Horse of the Year Rachel Alexandra, has been retired by Stone­street Stables.

Sports Bulletin Board July 24-30

THE ANNUAL TOGA HOCKEY CAMP  will be held Aug. 10-12 from 10 a.m. to noon each day at the Saratoga Springs Ice Rink.

Dacita wins Diana by a nose

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Dacita wins Diana by a nose

Trainer Chad Brown only has two eyes, so it was impossible to keep track of all of his horses in the Grade I Diana at Saratoga Race Course.

Songbird looks to remain perfect

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Songbird looks to remain perfect

There’s something different about an undefeated horse.

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Exaggerator may not run in Jim Dandy

The Travers has already lost one nice horse.

Eagle Crest hosting 4 Ball Shoot-Out

Eagle Crest hosting 4 Ball Shoot-Out

If you are bored with the same old stroke play or match play golf events, how about something different?

Schalmont's Willis heading to National Junior Olympic Track and Field Championships

Schalmont's Willis heading to National Junior Olympic Track and Field Championships

Schalmont Middle School student Sean Willis has qualified in the discus and shot put for next week’s National Junior Olympic Track and Field Championships at Sacramento State College.

Piazza's homer vs. Yankees in 1999 still echos

Piazza's homer vs. Yankees in 1999 still echos

Of the 427 home runs Mike Piazza hit in his 16-year career, 220, or more than half, came when he was a New York Met, one reason there will be an “NY” on his plaque when he is inducted into the Hall of Fame today with Ken Griffey Jr.

Betting strategies and fashion as Saratoga Race Course opens

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Betting strategies and fashion as Saratoga Race Course opens

Anticipation for the 148th opening day at Saratoga Race Course came to a head Friday morning as locals and out-of-towners alike thronged the Spa City to join in the long-standing upstate tradition.

Up and down opening day for Pletcher at Saratoga

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Up and down opening day for Pletcher at Saratoga

Friday started on the sourest of notes for trainer Todd Pletcher.

Good luck trying to figure out horse racing

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Good luck trying to figure out horse racing

Don’t even try to take the mystery out of a horse.

Siblings ready for Ironman Lake Placid

Siblings ready for Ironman Lake Placid

Rebecca Weiderman remembers the moment she crossed the finish line of her first full triathlon.

Piazza, Griffey will draw huge crowd at Hall of Fame

Piazza, Griffey will draw huge crowd at Hall of Fame

Mike Piazza and Ken Griffey Jr. had star power as Major League Baseball players.

Big day arrives for Saratoga Race Course

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Big day arrives for Saratoga Race Course

Around Saratoga Springs, everyone seems to have hit on the same metaphor this year.

It's time for the 148th Saratoga season

It's time for the 148th Saratoga season

Like two boxers with distinctly different styles, Todd Pletcher will throw his punches, and Chad Brown will throw his.

Saratoga will do just fine

Saratoga will do just fine

This year, it’s all on Saratoga.

Niskayuna's Treanor living pro lacrosse dream

Niskayuna's Treanor living pro lacrosse dream

Growing up, Kayla Treanor never dreamed about playing professional lacrosse.

North Carolina law costs Charlotte 2017 NBA All-Star Game

North Carolina law costs Charlotte 2017 NBA All-Star Game

The NBA announced late Thursday afternoon that it is moving the 2017 All-Star Weekend out of Charlotte, in reaction to concerns with the North Carolina law known as House Bill 2, or HB2.

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