For a franchise in the wrong so many times over the last eight years, the Mets have picked the proper path in this one. Give them some credit.
He was 18-5 with a 3.15 ERA in 2014, a year after going 21-3 with a 2.90 ERA and being voted the best pitcher in the American League.
Infielder Stephen Drew and the Yankees have finalized a $5 million, one-year contract, a deal that puts him in position to become New York’s starting second baseman.
Yankees general manager Brian Cashman announced last month that Chase Headley would be New York’s everyday third baseman in 2015. Apparently A-Rod didn’t get that memo.
The on-again, off-again speculation surrounding the Mets and a potential trade for Colorado shortstop Troy Tulowitzki is, well, off. Again.
Major League Baseball will use a pitch clock this season in Class Triple-A and Double-A games. Commissioner Bud Selig made the announcement at the conclusion of baseball’s owners meetings.
Hal Steinbrenner is keeping an eye on the Bombers’ bottom line. But it seems he’d still be willing to flash some cash if the right opportunity comes along.
Ivan Nova and the New York Yankees have agreed to a $3.3 million, one-year contract, the same salary the pitcher earned when he missed most of the 2014 season because of a torn elbow ligament.
Santana retired six straight batters on Tuesday night in the Venezuelan Winter League, the first outing for the two-time AL Cy Young Award winner since he tore an Achilles tendon last June.
“It’s not coming out here and boasting, but I think where we stand right now, we’re a much better team than we were last year and in years past.”
The 92-year-old told WFAN’s “Boomer & Carton” show on Wednesday that the Jackie Robinson Museum is currently about $7 million short of its $24-million goal.
The Yankees have added another new face to their pitching staff.
“I was disappointed because I wanted that opportunity to come back to the team that I love and help them get back to a world championship, like I’ve always done,” Randolph said.
While the team may still be a work in progress, the Yankees have their entire coaching staff in place.
The Mets would have received shortstop Ian Desmond, the Nats would have received Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar and the Rays would have received Mets prospects.