Rick Nash (Photo by Mike Carlson/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the NY/NJ sports landscape.

12/09/2014

Dillon Gee #35 of the New York Mets pitches in the first inning during the first game of a doubleheader against the Washington Nationals on September 25, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Report: Mets Working Hard To Trade Starting Pitcher Dillon Gee

Of New York’s veteran starting pitchers — including Bartolo Colon and Jon Niese — Gee appears to have the least value.

12/09/2014

(L to R) Carl Furillo, Gil Hodges and Sandy Amoros (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Gil Hodges Jr. On WFAN: Support Overkill Hurt Dad’s Chances At Hall

Gil Hodges Jr. says his family is dealing with “another major disappointment” after his famous father was once again denied entry to the Baseball Hall of Fame.

12/09/2014

(L to R) Carl Furillo, Gil Hodges and Sandy Amoros (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Still Out: Gil Hodges Falls Short In Baseball Hall Of Fame Vote

The Baseball Hall of Fame’s Golden Era committee has failed to elect any of the 10 candidates from a group whose primary contributions were from 1947-72.

12/08/2014

Matt Harvey (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Mets Will Consider Placing Matt Harvey On DL This Summer

The Mets would consider placing ace Matt Harvey on the disabled list this summer if it helps extend his season into October — should New York make the playoffs.

12/08/2014

Kang Jung-Ho of South Korea (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

Heyman: Mets Interested In Power-Hitting Korean Shortstop Jung-Ho Kang

Heyman reports that Kang is regarded as the top shortstop in Korea. He was remarkable at the plate in 2014 for the Nexen Heroes, posting a .364/.457/.733 slash line and belting 39 homers in just 116 games.

12/08/2014

Daisuke Matsuzaka (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Ex-Met Daisuke Matsuzaka Returns To Japan To Pitch For Softbank

Daisuke Matsuzaka has signed a contract with the Softbank Hawks of Japan’s Pacific League after eight years in Major League Baseball.

12/05/2014

Mets GM Sandy Alderson (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Palladino: Alderson, Cashman Have Work Cut Out For Them At Winter Meetings

Both teams have much to do. If they have a successful Winter Meetings, or at least lay the groundwork for some post-meetings deals, then perhaps they can talk about the postseason in a serious manner.

12/05/2014

Mets cap and glove (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets Name Pat Roessler Assistant Hitting Coach

The 55-year-old Roessler was director of player development for the New York Yankees for the last 11 years.

12/05/2014

Matt Harvey (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Eddie C’s Mets Notebook: Matt Harvey Is Ready For 2015 — And Beyond

Matt Harvey is ready. Ready for the 2015 regular season and the playoffs that follow in October. Now all he and the Mets have to do is figure out how to get there.

12/04/2014

Matt Harvey (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Mets’ Harvey Willing To Accept Starts Limits So He’s Available For Playoff Push

Matt Harvey wants to make sure he’s on the mound in late October — if the New York Mets get there for the first time since 2006.

12/03/2014

Eric Young Jr. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Mets Cut Ties With Speedy Outfielder Eric Young Jr.

Young, who had been eligible for arbitration, batted .229 with 30 stolen bases in 100 games this year, when his salary was $1.85 million.

12/03/2014

Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers argues with home-plate umpire Dale Scott after getting called out in the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 3 of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium on October 6, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Michael Thomas/Getty Images)

Veteran MLB Umpire Dale Scott Comes Out As Gay

The Oregon native has been a member of the big-league staff since 1986 and is a crew chief. He worked the World Series in 1998, 2001 and 2004.

12/02/2014

John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders celebrates his game-winning overtime goal against the Washington Capitals during their game at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on November 26, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the NY/NJ sports landscape.

12/02/2014

Bartolo Colon (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Report: Mets ‘Actively’ Looking To Trade One Of Their Veteran Pitchers

A trade doesn’t appear to be close. There are more attractive pitchers rumored to be on the trade market, and A.J. Burnett is the only significant free-agent starter who has been signed.

12/01/2014

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3. Washington Nationals (96-66)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – October 1, 2014

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23. Cincinnati Reds (72-84)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – September 24, 2014

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20. Miami Marlins (72-76)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – September 17, 2014

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25. Chicago White Sox (63-79)

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8. Kansas City Royals (74-62)

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8. Los Angeles Dodgers (74-57)

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5. Washington Nationals (69-53)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – August 19, 2014

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