Mike Piazza's Big Day In Cooperstown Comes SundayOn Sunday, Piazza will join Tom Seaver as the only Mets in the Hall. With Mets fans expected to turn out in full force Sunday, the induction ceremony should turn into a Piazza love fest.
LISTEN: Francesa Says Marlins Series 'Big' For MetsThe Mets (50-44) currently sit in third place in the National League East, six games behind the division-leading Nationals and 1½ games back of the Marlins for second place as well as the second wild-card spot.
Islanders, Boulton Agree On 1-Year, 2-Way ContractThe Islanders and veteran enforcer Eric Boulton have agreed to terms on a one-year, two-way contract, the team announced Friday.
Crooks: Red Bulls Coach Has Thinner Wallet After Sounding Off On RefsMLS released this statement Friday: “Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber today fined New York Red Bulls head coach Jesse Marsch an undisclosed amount for public criticism of the officials.”
Rangers Sign Kevin Hayes To New Contract, Avoid ArbitrationThe Rangers and restricted free agent forward Kevin Hayes avoided arbitration Friday by agreeing to terms on a new contract, the team announced.
Reports: Steelers RB Bell Facing 4-Game Ban After Missing Drug TestBell, 24, is largely considered to be one of the league's most talented young running backs, but a combination of off-the-field trouble and injuries has held him back.
Silverman: Brown, Beckham Are NFL's Best Wideouts Entering 2016 SeasonWide receivers are the game’s best and most explosive big-play makers, and they can change the scoreboard and the direction of any game in an instant.
Report: Islanders Discussing Building Arena In QueensThe Islanders moved into Barclays last season, but they struggled to attract new fans in Brooklyn while their existing supporters complained about obstructed-view seats and the loss of some traditions from the team’s decades on Long Island.
LISTEN: Torre Discusses Clemens-Piazza, Domestic Violence On WFANThree days before Mike Piazza will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame, former Yankees manager Joe Torre was asked about the two controversial incidents in 2000 involving the Mets catcher and Roger Clemens.
Girardi On WFAN: Watching Chapman 'One Of The Most Incredible Things That I Have Seen In The Game Of Baseball'According to MLB.com's Statcast, Chapman hit 105.1 mph on the radar gun Monday night against Baltimore.
Devils' Palmieri Added To USA Roster In World Cup Of HockeyUSA Hockey announced Wednesday that the six-year NHL veteran will replace Tampa Bay Lightning winger Ryan Callahan, who underwent hip surgery last month, in the tournament, which runs Sept. 17-Oct. 1 in Toronto.
Keidel: Jeurys Familia Just Might Be Mets' Most Valuable PitcherIt's hard to argue with Familia's stats, or with perfection. Indeed, he has converted 49 consecutive save opportunities, which blows away team records, and blows the mind.