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Sweeny’s Yankees Notes: D-Rob, ‘Replacing Jeter,’ Finding A Lefty Pitcher

I spoke to an MLB executive this week who believes David Robertson will get a three-year deal for $39 million or a four-year deal for $52 million. Some pretty good neighborhoods to occupy.

11/21/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 24: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates with fans following the Dodgers' 9-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants to win the National League West Division Championship at Dodger Stadium on September 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: High Payrolls Reign Supreme In National League Playoffs

The National League Division Series feature some of the wealthiest teams in the league. Will the results justify the expense?

10/03/2014

The Mets’ Greg Burke stands on the mound after surrendering a fifth inning three-run home run to Wilson Ramos of the Nationals at Citi Field on Sept. 9, 2013. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Nationals’ Gonzalez Barely Breaks Sweat, 1-Hits Mets

Gio Gonzalez was inches from a no-hitter and the Washington Nationals hit five home runs Monday night, including long balls by their first two batters, in a 9-0 rout of the New York Mets.

09/10/2013

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Duda Homers In Mets Win Over The Nationals

Lucas Duda hit a big blast off Drew Storen in the Mets 3-1 victory over the Nationals on Saturday.

03/23/2013

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A.J. Griffin Part Of Athletics’ Young, High-Potential Starting Pitching

If the A’s are going to make the playoffs again, it will be on the strength of their pitching. A.J. Griffin will be a big part of that.

03/13/2013

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David Wright Drives In 5 As Team USA Rolls Puerto Rico

The Mets’ star was locked in again. Wright drove in five runs, the last three with a bases-loaded double in the eighth. That prompted chants of “U-S-A! U-S-A!” from the crowd of 32,872.

03/13/2013

The Mets' Ike Davis, left, hits a home run in the fourth inning against the Washington Nationals at Tradition Field on Feb. 25, 2013 in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Duda Coming Along Slowly, Sits Out Mets’ Loss To Nationals

Gio Gonzalez wasn’t sure how fans would treat him in his first outing since his name surfaced in reports about a clinic drawing scrutiny from Major League Baseball.

02/25/2013

New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez speaks at a ceremony to rename Mark Light Field to Alex Rodriguez Park in his honor at the University of Miami. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

MLB To Reportedly Investigate University Of Miami In Light Of PED Allegations

According to the New York Times, the league is now focusing on the University of Miami baseball team. Investigators believe that there may be a connection between the university’s baseball program and PED use, according to the newspaper.

02/07/2013

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Yankees Reportedly Trying To Void Remainder Of A-Rod’s Contract

If the new allegations were true, the Yankees would face high hurdles to get out of the final five years and $114 million of Rodriguez’s record $275 million, 10-year contract.

01/30/2013

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Coleman: Cy Young Voters Got It Right With R.A. Dickey

Incredible, yes. Dickey had a lot of people to thank, and wanted to make sure Mets fans were at the top of that list.

11/15/2012

R.A. Dickey (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Magical Finish To A Magical Season! R.A. Dickey Takes Home NL Cy Young Award

Dickey garnered 27 of 32 first-place votes and easily outdistanced 2011 winner Clayton Kershaw of the Los Angeles Dodgers. Gio Gonzalez of Washington finished third.

11/14/2012

R.A. Dickey (credit: Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Big Day For R.A.? Mets’ Dickey Hoping For Cy Young Honors

In the third sentence of his memoir, a humble R.A. Dickey said he’d “never lead the league in strikeouts.” It’s time for a revision — or maybe two.

11/14/2012

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Hartnett: Breaking Down Five NL Cy Young Candidates

Many will be enticed by R.A. Dickey’s unique story and age, but he’s just one of many candidates who could take home the National League Cy Young.

10/02/2012

R.A. Dickey (credit: Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Keidel: Dickey Climbed Another Mountain With His Unfathomable 2012 Season

Putting a little sizzle on a pitch that dances like a butterfly before bending toward home plate, Dickey has been dominant this year. And he has cemented his place not only in Mets lore, but also in New York history.

09/28/2012

Cincinnati Reds players celebrate the National League Central Division championship. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)

Evan Roberts’ MLB Power Rankings

WFAN co-host Evan Roberts provides his weekly Major League Baseball Power Rankings.

09/25/2012

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