Madison Bumgarner shut down the Detroit Tigers for seven innings, then the San Francisco Giants took advantage of a bunt that stayed fair to eke out the go-ahead run in a 2-0 win Thursday night for a 2-0 edge in the World Series.
It looks like the World Series will go the distance and seven games for the second straight year.
Ruben Tejada was the Mets’ hero on Wednesday as the Mets defeated the Giants 2-1.
The wheels fell off for the Mets as they gave up 5 unearned runs during the 8th and lost to the Phillies 8-2 on Sunday.
Alex Rodriguez hit a home run and collected three hits in his spring debut as the Yankees defeated the Phillies, 7-4 on Sunday.
When Friday’s edition of the ‘Morning Extravaganza’ concluded all indications were that the Jets were going to lure cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha to New York, team him up with Darrell Revis and go and win a Super Bowl. It didn’t happen.
Hunter Pence hit a blistering go-ahead home run in the eighth inning and the Houston Astros used two smart fielding plays late to beat New York 4-3 Thursday night, giving the Mets their worst home start ever.
Oliver Perez is inching closer and closer to the end of his Mets’ career. According to the Daily News, “most decision-makers believe that it is time to cut Perez.” Instead, the Mets decided to give Perez a shot at the wide-open lefty specialist competition.
Hunter Pence and Carlos Lee had RBI hits during a three-run first inning against Oliver Perez and the Houston Astros beat the Mets 5-4 Tuesday in a split-squad game.
Hunter Pence had a three-run homer in the first inning and his go-ahead solo shot in the eighth inning propelled the Houston Astros to a 4-3 win over the New York Mets on Tuesday night.
The Mets will begin a four-game series Monday night when they face the Houston Astros for the first time in 2010, after dominating the season series last year.