The Yankees have sent first baseman Mark Teixeira back to New York for further tests on his bruised right shin.
David Ortiz inched closer to the 500-home run club with his 495th career homer as the Boston Red Sox squeaked out a 4-3 win over the rival New York Yankees.
Right-handed pitcher Bartolo Colon threw eight shutout innings Monday night and singled and scored during a three-run fifth inning that lifted the New York Mets to a 3-1 win.
The Mets hold a team option for Collins in 2016, which, if he’s retained, would be his sixth season with the club.
Having put in a claim over the weekend, the Yankees had hoped to work out a trade for closer David Robertson, but it wasn’t to be.
With one game left in August, the Mets are seven runs shy of their franchise-high total for runs scored in any month in club history.
It might be worth it for the Wilpons to bite hard on that wad of cash, embrace the pain and lock in a catalyst like Cespedes for the next five years.
The NL East-leading New York Mets acquired reliever Addison Reed from Arizona for two minor league pitchers Sunday, completing a trade they hope will bolster their late-inning bullpen.
Nathan Eovaldi, supported by three early home runs, extended his league-leading winning streak to nine games in the New York Yankees’ 20-6 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Sunday at Turner Field.
Michael Cuddyer atoned for a costly misplay in the field by delivering the tie-breaking RBI single Sunday afternoon as the New York Mets salvaged the finale of a three-game series.
A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees.
Rookie Luis Severino continues to place himself in consideration to pitch in some bigger situations for the New York Yankees in the near future.
The Mets had bases loaded with the winning run on, but failed to produce in extra innings against the Sox on Friday night.
Yankees’ previously struggling offense got a big-time boost from an unexpected source Friday night.
The New York Yankees have reinstated rookie right-hander Bryan Mitchell from the seven-day concussion disabled list.