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Brett Gardner follows through on his ninth-inning game-winning home run against the Detroit Tigers at Yankee Stadium on August 11, 2013. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Yankees Spark Plug Brett Gardner Deserves His Due

Out of everyday players, Gardner has been the Yankees’ MVP in an unusual season.


Andrew McCutchen #22 of the Pittsburgh Pirates hits a two RBI triple at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Mets Come Up Short Vs. Pirates, Lose 3-2

James McDonald allowed two runs in six effective innings, Andrew McCutchen hit a two-run double and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the New York Mets 3-2 on Saturday night.