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Tom Seaver throws out the first pitch prior to the inaugural game at Citi Field in 2009. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: 20 Baseball Trivia Questions To Stump Your Friends

Can you identify the subject of these “quotes” which refer to Hall of Famers? Be careful — a few of them are tricky.

11/18/2013

Pete Rose (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Listing The All-Time MLB Leaders

For this installment of By The Numbers, I thought I would take a look at the all-time hitting and pitching leaders, just to get a feel for some of the numbers.

06/26/2013

R.A. Dickey (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Mets Considering Starting R.A. Dickey Every Fourth Game

The New York Mets are considering putting R.A. Dickey on the mound every fourth game instead of the traditional five.

08/02/2012

Pitcher R.A. Dickey of the New York Mets tips his hat after his one hit complete game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Dickey Enjoying A Season For The Ages

R.A. Dickey is enjoying a year like no knuckleballer before him and his mastery in controlling the pitch had led to an unbelievable strikeout-to-walk ratio.

06/14/2012

Johan Santana (credit: Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Johan Tosses Two Scoreless Frames In First Spring Training Start

New York Mets ace Johan Santana pitched two scoreless innings against St. Louis on Tuesday in his first game facing Major League hitters in 18 months. Santana gave up one hit and one walk. He threw 29 pitches — 17 for strikes — in the Mets’ second game of Spring Training.

03/06/2012

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Keidel: Unjustified Justin Verlander

Sometimes an argument is simple, no matter how muddled and complex we make it. If Pedro in his prime couldn’t win the MVP, then Justin isn’t justified.

WFAN–11/23/2011

Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Verlander Wins AL MVP, 1st Starter In 25 Years

Detroit’s Justin Verlander has become the first starting pitcher in a quarter-century to win a Most Valuable Player award, adding it to his Cy Young Award last week.

11/21/2011

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By The Numbers: MLB’s Top 10 Practically Unbreakable Records

Not one of us figured 714, 892, 3508 or 2130 would ever be surpassed. They were baseball’s Magic Numbers. Well, decades later, we certainly know better.

WFAN–08/23/2011

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Sweeny Says: Looking To Rediscover Prior Success

This week Sweeny chatted with Mark Prior, sitting in that corner locker, asking him his expectations for spring training, about his health, his outlook after the highs and lows of the last decade.

WFAN–02/18/2011