Mike Fitzpatrick

Stolen Valor: Veteran Busts Fake Soldier

Stolen Valor: Veteran Busts Fake Soldier

A Pennsylvania man could soon be facing federal charges for posing as a decorated army ranger on Black Friday.  Ryan Berk, a purple heart recipient, captured the “phony” ranger on video at the Oxford Valley Mall. According to a local Fox affiliate,

Trout, Angels Agree to $144.5 million, 6-year Deal

Trout, Angels Agree to $144.5 million, 6-year Deal

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels agreed Friday night to a $144.5 million, six-year contract, keeping baseball’s brightest young star under club control through 2020. The Angels announced the deal with the 22-year-old outfielder, saying

Managers of the Year: Francona and Hurdle

Managers of the Year: Francona and Hurdle

(AP) Managers of the Year: Francona and HurdleBy MIKE FITZPATRICKAP Sports WriterNEW YORKTerry Francona of the Cleveland Indians and Clint Hurdle of the Pittsburgh Pirates won the Manager of the Year awards Tuesday after guiding their small-budget teams to charming

Big Bird Loses Healthcare Under Obamacare Rules

Big Bird Loses Healthcare Under Obamacare Rules

Millions of Americans are losing their work-provided healthcare insurance plans all across the country as the costs, fees, and fines of Obamacare become clear. Now, even Big Bird of Sesame Street fame has lost his healthcare insurance thanks to the

A-Rod Breaks Gehrig's Grand Slam Record*

A-Rod Breaks Gehrig's Grand Slam Record*

(AP) A-Rod sets slam record, Yankees beat Giants 5-1By MIKE FITZPATRICKAP Sports WriterNEW YORKAlex Rodriguez set a major league record with his 24th career grand slam, passing Lou Gehrig with a tiebreaking shot in the seventh inning that sent the

Yankees Rally to Pull Within 2 of Playoffs

Yankees Rally to Pull Within 2 of Playoffs

(AP) Nunez’s hit caps 5-run 8th, Yanks rally to win 6-4By MIKE FITZPATRICKAP Sports WriterNEW YORKDown by three against an All-Star pitcher who’s had their number in the past, the New York Yankees put together a vintage comeback that kept

Pettitte Pitches Yankees to Within 3 1/2 Games of Playoffs

Pettitte Pitches Yankees to Within 3 1/2 Games of Playoffs

(AP) Pettitte pitches surging Yankees past Toronto 5-3By MIKE FITZPATRICKAP Sports WriterNEW YORK Andy Pettitte, Alex Rodriguez and the New York Yankees are making their move in the AL playoff race – thanks in large part to all the wins

Soriano's 2 HRs, 7 RBIs Help Yankees Rout Angels

Soriano's 2 HRs, 7 RBIs Help Yankees Rout Angels

(AP) Soriano knocks in 7, Yankees rout Angels 11-3By MIKE FITZPATRICKAP Sports WriterNEW YORKSomething has certainly clicked for Alfonso Soriano during his second stint in pinstripes. Soriano homered twice for the second straight night and drove in a career-high seven

Diamondbacks Davidson leads US Win, 4-2

Diamondbacks Davidson leads US Win, 4-2

(AP) Diamondbacks 3B Davidson leads US past World 4-2By MIKE FITZPATRICKAP Sports WriterNEW YORKMatt Davidson was overwhelmed when a Hall of Fame representative stopped by and asked for some game-used equipment to display in Cooperstown. Batting helmet? Sure thing. Batting

Nat'l Journal Warns Dems: 'It's Not 2008 Anymore'

Nat'l Journal Warns Dems: 'It's Not 2008 Anymore'

The Old Media is getting worried about Barack Obama’s reelection campaign. They see Romney surging and they are beginning to think that there may be no stopping him. Lots of advice is being offered to the Democrats to help them