The Morning Rat Race

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - JUNE 15: Aaron Judge #99 of the New York Yankees hits a first inning home run against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium on June 15, 2022 in the Bronx borough of New York City.

Good morning, Sports fans!  It’s your buddy Davey Mac here with a fresh Sports Report for ya on a Thursday!  The Knicks continue to play excellent basketball!  Hockey matchups for tonight!  And future plans for Tom Brady!  But first…

…Happy Opening Day, Major League Baseball fans!  That’s right!  It’s Opening Day across the Majors today and I couldn’t be more excited (despite the website Baseball Reference predicting that the Yankees will be going 71 and 91 this season and finishing in last place in the A.L. East).

At 4 PM, the Yankees will take on the Astros in Houston.  Nestor Cortes is the probable starter for the Yanks…as they look to get back to the postseason after missing the playoffs last year.  It’s gonna be interesting to see how new Yankee outfielder and All-Star Juan Soto fits in.  Can’t wait!

Tampa Bay Rays v New York Yankees

TAMPA, FLORIDA – MARCH 06: Juan Soto #22 of the New York Yankees hits a single in the first inning against the Tampa Bay Rays during a 2024 Grapefruit League Spring Training game at George M. Steinbrenner Field on March 06, 2024 in Tampa, Florida.


Meanwhile, both the Mets and Phillies games have already been rained out.  Both games have been rescheduled for tomorrow.  The Mets will go against the Brewers at Citi Field.  We’ll see what kind of season Pete Alonso has as he enters the final year of his contract with the Mets.

Toronto Blue Jays v New York Mets

NEW YORK, NEW YORK – JULY 25: Pete Alonso #20 of the New York Mets celebrates after hitting a two-run home run against the Toronto Blue Jays during the sixth inning at Citi Field on July 25, 2021 in the Queens borough of New York City.


The Phillies play the Braves in Philadelphia.  Bryce Harper and company will look to get back to the World Series after winning the National League Pennant last year.  Major League Baseball is back, baby!  YES!  I’m Davey Mac…now on to the rest of the Sports Report!

Championship Series - San Diego Padres v Philadelphia Phillies - Game Four

PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA – OCTOBER 22: Bryce Harper #3 of the Philadelphia Phillies reacts after his RBI double during the fifth inning against the San Diego Padres in game four of the National League Championship Series at Citizens Bank Park on October 22, 2022 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


  • Knicks Dominate Raptors In 44-Point Win

    Over to basketball.  The Knicks absolutely destroyed the Raptors last night…145 to 101.  “Deuce” McBride led the way for the Knicks with 29 points…Jalen Brunson added 26 points…and the Knicks improve to 44 and 28…now third in the Eastern Conference!

    Philadelphia 76ers v New York Knicks

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK – Miles McBride #2 of the New York Knicks 

    The Nets beat the Wizards…122 to 119.  Brooklyn’s Cam Thomas had 38 points and 7 assists in the win.

    The 76’ers lost to the Clippers…108 to 107.

    Los Angeles Clippers v Philadelphia 76ers

    PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA – MARCH 27: Russell Westbrook #0 of the LA Clippers shoots a lay up past Paul Reed #44 of the Philadelphia 76ers during the first quarter at the Wells Fargo Center on March 27, 2024 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

  • Hockey Tonight

    Hockey.  The Devils, Rangers, and Flyers were all off yesterday.  Tonight the Rangers face the Avalanche in Colorado.

    New York Islanders v New York Rangers

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK – MARCH 17: Chris Kreider #20 of the New York Rangers reacts to smelling salts prior to the game against the New York Islanders at Madison Square Garden on March 17, 2024 in New York City.

    The Flyers take on the Canadiens in Montreal.

    The Devils play tomorrow when they go against the Sabres.

    Winnipeg Jets v New Jersey Devils

    NEWARK, NEW JERSEY – MARCH 21: Jack Hughes #86 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates his second period powerplay goal against the Winnipeg Jets at Prudential Center on March 21, 2024 in Newark, New Jersey.

  • Tom Brady Close To Buying Raiders

    Football.  NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says that he believes the NFL will approve Tom Brady’s big to buy the Las Vegas Raiders soon.  Goodell stated: “We’ve been in touch with their side. I think it’s been making progress.”

    Michael Rubin's Fanatics Super Bowl Party

    LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – FEBRUARY 10: Tom Brady attends Michael Rubin’s Fanatics Super Bowl party at the Marquee Nightclub at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on February 10, 2024 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

  • Davey Mac Sports TV

    It’s the Davey Mac Sports Report for Thursday, March 28th!  Listen to Davey Mac on the Morning Rat Race every weekday morning from 6 to 10 AM on WRAT 95.9 FM! 

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