CONDRO: The difference three years makes
As I walked out of the Palestra on Saturday night, I sensed that these Bulldogs have a lot of fight left in them, and that they have a lot of basketball left to play.
MEN’S BASKETBALL: Keys to the game
For Yale to come away with its first March Madness berth in 53 years, it will need solid outings from its frontcourt, to remain confident knowing it is far from an underdog, and to keep shooting — and making — threes.
CONDRO: Minoso left his mark
Jackie Robinson began to blaze a trail for black baseball players to integrate Major League Baseball in 1947, but he was not alone.
CONDRO: I’m sorry about Valentine’s Day
I owe the Yale Women’s Basketball team an apology. As I was preparing to do the play-by-play for Saturday’s game against Princeton, I thought that the outlook for the Bulldogs was bleak at best.
CONDRO: Balking at the Hall
I hold three things sacred in this world: God, country and Major League Baseball (I won’t say in what order).
CONDRO: We all want to be Royals
I wasn’t alive the last time the Kansas City Royals were in the playoffs. Neither, for that matter, were 14 of the players on the Royals’ 25-man roster.
CONDRO: Dear Derek
My grandfather passed away in June at the age of 89. I’d never met my other grandfather — I’m named after him, but he died before I was even thought of — so Poppy filled a role normally held by two men.