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Stories by Budd Bailey

By Budd Bailey » Saturday, August 29, 2015

Sunday's running column has some anecdotes about the late Tom Donnelly, who is entering the Western New York Running Hall of Fame on Sunday. There wasn't room for all of them, as many were anxious to... Read More

By Budd Bailey » Sunday, July 26, 2015

If sports can send fans on a roller coaster of emotions, Sunday’s Buffalo Bisons game was the equivalent of a ride on Millennium Force – one of North America’s tallest and fastest coasters –... Read More

By Budd Bailey » Saturday, July 25, 2015

The Buffalo Bisons had as many players reach base in the second inning before recording an out as the Pawtucket Red Sox had on base through 5∑ innings. A four-run second inning was all the... Read More

By Budd Bailey » Saturday, July 18, 2015

The races in the Elmwood Village Friday night have been covered on this site and in our pages. However, a couple of more points need to be made about the Subaru 4 Mile Chase. This event took a big... Read More

By Budd Bailey » Sunday, May 31, 2015

At some point after the National Lacrosse League season comes to an end, the Board of Governors will meet to discuss a variety of issues. I have three suggestions - some more important than... Read More

By Budd Bailey » Friday, May 29, 2015

The Minnesota Swarm has a new home: the Atlanta area. The team announced on Friday that it will move to Gwinnett, Georgia, a suburb of Atlanta, and be known as the Georgia Swarm. It will play in... Read More

By Budd Bailey » Thursday, May 28, 2015

One last list, and I'm done. Here are the top 20 men's and women's runners in Buffalo Marathon (1989-present) history, regardless of place. It's getting tougher to crack the list: Men’s Top... Read More

By Budd Bailey » Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Hirut Guangul set another record at the Buffalo Marathon on Sunday. We just didn't know about it until now. Research into the record book reveals that Guangul's victory margin of 19 minutes, 22... Read More

By Budd Bailey » Wednesday, May 27, 2015

The thought came to me on Sunday afternoon that I had no idea how many runners had defended a victory in the Buffalo Marathon. That's because I didn't have an all-time list of the winners. And... Read More

By Budd Bailey » Friday, May 22, 2015

Nothing like talk of a franchise relocation to ruin a perfectly good playoff season. That's what the National Lacrosse League has been looking at this week. With the Edmonton Rush in the middle of... Read More

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About the reporter

Budd Bailey has served in a variety of roles in Buffalo sports in the past 35 years, including reporter, talk-show host, baseball announcer, public relations staffer and author. He covers the Bandits and running for The News when not working as an editor.