It’s that time of the year again — when Brian Cashman goes out of his way to dispel just how aggressive the usually aggressive Yankees plan to be at the trade deadline.
On the surface, it doesn’t look like the Yankees need a starting pitcher, but it appears they are at least entertaining the idea of adding one by the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.
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.
Two of Dickey’s complete games and one of his shutouts have come against the Marlins. Let’s see if Dickey’s teammates can pick it up for him like he’s done for them so many times this season.
R.A. Dickey earned his 16th win of the season as the Mets finally snapped their losing skid on Saturday.
Tony La Russa has dropped the ball by not starting fan-favorite knuckleballer R.A. Dickey at the 2012 MLB All-Star Game.
The Reds completed a three-game sweep over the Mets on Sunday. Mets’ bats fizzled as they lost 3-1.
Jonathon Niese surrendered a three-run homer, but the Mets were unable to back their starter and lost 4-1 on Saturday.
Over a month into the regular season, we break down the best pitchers in the National League
Alex Rodriguez sat at a folding table in the middle of the Yankees’ clubhouse, watching video of right-hander Johnny Cueto’s delivery on a laptop. Turned out, he was doing some really advance scouting.
Reds right-hander Johnny Cueto was scratched from his scheduled start against the New York Yankees on Monday night because of a stiff neck that bothered him when he threw the ball.
Cole Hamels struck out nine in a dominant five-hitter, Chase Utley homered and the Philadelphia Phillies advanced to the NL championship series for the third consecutive season.
Cincinnati Reds pitcher Johnny Cueto has been suspended for seven games for his actions during a brawl with the St. Louis Cardinals, and both managers were suspended for two games.