Duda Has Big Day, Mets Bats Come Alive Against AstrosLucas Duda took his spring RBI total to 7 after he collected two more RBIs in the Mets 9-6 win over the Astros.
Yankees Snap Road Skid, Cano Comes Through In 4-3 WinKyle Fansworth lost control in 8th, set up a silver platter for Robinson Cano who delivered the game-winning, go-ahead RBIs. Yankees won 4-3 on Sunday.
Teixeira Giveth And Taketh Away In Yankees' Bad Loss To RaysB.J. Upton and Carlos Pena homered and the Tampa Bay Rays took advantage of Mark Teixeira's first error of the season to beat the New York Yankees 4-3 on Monday night.
Keefe To The City: Joe Girardi To Blame For Yankees' Bad StartNeil Keefe brings back "The Joe Girardi Show" for a third season after the Yankees' manager made a series of questionable decision in the opening weekend.
Rays' Pena Begins And Ends Dismal Opening Day For YankeesCarlos Pena hit an early grand slam off CC Sabathia, then completed a ninth-inning comeback with an RBI single off Mariano Rivera that lifted the Tampa Bay Rays to a season-opening 7-6 victory over the New York Yankees on Friday.
Paul Goldschmidt Provides Diamondbacks With Raw Power At First BasePaul Goldschmidt’s greatest attribute is his raw power. At 6-foor-3, 245 pounds, he has smacked a combined 73 home runs over his last two professional seasons.
Hartnett: Hideki Matsui And Yankees A Likely MatchSince trading away Jesus Montero, the Yankees need to acquire an additional DH. Hideki Matsui could fill that role and bring some clutch back to the Yankees.
Yankees May Go In-House With DH OptionsThe Yankees' budget may force them to use in-house designated hitter options opposed to signing an expensive free agent DH.
Hartnett: Yankees' Cashman Played This Hand Well, And May Not Be Done DealingIn a matter of hours on Friday night, the Yankees waived goodbye to prized prospect Jesus Montero and Hector Noesi and welcomed much-needed arms to their rotation. GM Brain Cashman stayed patient and appears to have won big.
Mets Lose Extra Innings Affair To Cubs, 10-6The New York Mets lost a disapointing five-hour ballgame to the Chicago Cubs in 11 innings. Reliever Josh Stinson surrendered 4 earned runs in the 11th inning.
Cliff Lee Taking Slow Approach To Free Agency"We're going to take it on of kind of a team-by-team, case-by-case basis. I don't expect Cliff to be flying all over the country," agent Darek Braunecker said.
Coleman On Mets, K-Rod: Let's Kiss And Make UpLet's kiss and make up. Essentially, the Mets and closer Francisco Rodriguez have done just that, resolving their grievance on Tuesday.