Keidel: Stingy Mets Disappear Deeper Into Yankees' ShadowYeah, it's like that. While the Yanks, who came within nine innings of the World Series, donned their Darth Vader mask by trading for NL MVP Giancarlo Stanton, the Mets are dishing about Rule 5 drafts.
Cashman Was Pushed To Bring Top Prospect Torres To Yankees Last SeasonOn Wednesday, the day top Yankees prospect Gleyber Torres turned 21, New York general manager Brian Cashman revealed the team's big league staff wanted him on last year's opening-day roster.
Sweeny: Ageless Sabathia Would Give Yankees Needed Innings, LeadershipThe Yankees could use CC Sabathia back in 2018. The question is how badly do they want him.
Mets Among At Least 4 Teams Interested Jay BruceNew York is one of at least four teams interested in Bruce. The Colorado Rockies, Toronto Blue Jay and Seattle Mariners are also in the mix.
Report: Mets Reach 2-Year Deal With Reliever SwarzakIt appears the Mets have bolstered their bullpen. According to a report, New York has agreed to a two-year, $14 million contract with reliever Anthony Swarzak.
Sweeny: Will The Majority Of AL East Wave The White Flag?Now that the Yankees are gearing up to become the Yankees again, will the rest of the AL East prepare to fight or will they run and hide?
Twins Sign Ex-Yankee Pineda To 2-Year DealThe Twins signed the right-hander recovering from Tommy John surgery to a two-year, $10 million contract Wednesday.
Sweeny: Scary Thought -- Yankees Are Still Loaded With ProspectsEven with the successes of Aaron Judge, Gary Sanchez, Luis Severino, and Greg Bird, you keep hearing the Yankees have even more coming up through the minors. They will likely get their chance to make the jump next spring.
Sweeny: Yankees In Position To Hit It Big On Young Pitching FrontThe Yankees gained even more payroll flexibility when the shipped Chase Headley to San Diego Tuesday along with righty Bryan Mitchell.
LISTEN: Mike Piazza Offers Some Advice To Giancarlo StantonIn 1998, Piazza was the All-Star slugger who was traded to a New York team -- coincidentally also coming from the Marlins.
Callaway: Mets Might Not Have A True Closer In 2018The Mets might not have a sole closer under new manager Mickey Callaway.
Reports: Mets Interested In Napoli, Discussing Harvey TradeNew Mets manager Mickey Callaway has reportedly been in touch with free agent first baseman Mike Napoli, a player he knows well from their days in Cleveland.