It’s the curse of the Blas-bino.
With the Yankees being knocked out of the playoffs Tuesday by his beloved Boston Red Sox, Mayor de Blasio has clinched a dubious distinction: New York City’s first mayor in more than a century who won’t celebrate a single championship by any of Gotham’s major sports teams.
The Big Apple’s previous 14 mayors over the past 100 years saw at least one of the 49 NFL, MLB, NBA or NHL titles earned by city teams over that period.
An eight-year-long jinx started once the native New Englander arrived at City Hall in 2014 and openly began using his mayoral pulpit
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