Report: Unhappy Braves Boycotted Chipper Jones' 1st PitchJones threw out the first pitch in Atlanta prior to Game 1 of the NLDS, but didn't get to uncork it to a player. Instead he delivered to the Braves' mascot behind home plate. Why?
Andrelton Simmons Good Bet To Win Gold Gloves For BravesAndrelton Simmons is a good bet to win several gold gloves during his career, and he’s shown the ability to stay within himself and make adjustments at the plate.
Derrek Lee Turns Down Yankees' Offer, Opts To Stay RetiredLee in pinstripes? Forget about it. The 37-year-old has turned down an offer from the Yankees, deciding instead to stay retired.
Yankees, Mets Among Teams Interested In Outfielder Brennan BoeschThe Yankees and Mets are among teams that are interested in outfielder Brennan Boesch, according to CBSSports.com/WFAN insider Jon Heyman.
Palladino: Fun Times Aplenty In Spring Training For Mets, YankeesIt has already been an interesting week at Mets and Yankees camp. Who knows what the next few days will bring?
Yankees Sign Outfielder Ben Francisco To Minor League ContractThe right-handed hitter has played all three outfield positions in his six-year career, though he's predominantly played right field and center field.
Cashman Reaches Out To Derrek Lee, Says Chipper Would Be 'Perfect' For YankeesNew York has approached Derrek Lee about coming out of retirement and resurrecting his career in the Bronx. Lee last played in the big leagues in 2011, playing 85 games for the Orioles and 28 games for the Pirates.
Hartnett: Mets' Reported Mega-Offer Is A Dilemma For David WrightThe big question remains: Does Wright want to be a one-team man like Chipper Jones and Derek Jeter, or does he eventually want to test the free-agent waters like most elite players of the modern era?
Cardinals Win NL Wild-Card Playoff After Controversial Call Leads To ChaosDavid Freese and the St. Louis Cardinals rediscovered their postseason touch. Chipper Jones and the Braves kept throwing the ball away. And the Atlanta fans turned Turner Field into a trash heap.
Mets Faced Chipper Jones For The Final Time, Lose To Braves 6-2Atlanta Braves won for a major league record 23rd straight time in games started by Kris Medlen, beating the New York Mets 6-2 on Sunday.
Mets' Wright Survives Injury ScareDavid Wright was hit in the groin by a slider, but was fine.
Red-Hot Braves Too Tough For MetsThe red-hot Atlanta Braves shut out the Mets 2-0 on Saturday night.