Juan Uribe

Kelly Johnson celebrates with teammate Juan Uribe after defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers 15-2 at Citi Field on July 25, 2015. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Let’s take a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the local sports landscape.

07/28/2015

Juan Uribe

Schwei’s Mets Notes: New Acquisitions Come Up Big, Conforto’s Weekend And More

The New York Mets avoided another heartbreaking loss Sunday.

07/28/2015

Kelly Johnson celebrates with teammate Juan Uribe after defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers 15-2 at Citi Field on July 25, 2015. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Kallet: Alderson Gives Mets Fighting Chance By Adding Uribe, Johnson

It won’t be easy to break the nine-year playoff drought, but Alderson gave his team a fighting chance this weekend. The “baseball maverick” delivered. It was about time. Here’s hoping he’s not done.

07/27/2015

Terry Collins

Palladino: Options Were All Terry Collins Ever Needed

Terry Collins was never a buffoon of a manager. He just lacked options. The Mets gave him some with the trade for Juan Uribe and Kelly Johnson.

07/27/2015

Atlanta's Juan Uribe homers against Philadelphia on July 3. (Credit: Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Mets Get Uribe, Johnson From Braves For Pair Of Minor League Arms

The New York Mets have acquired infielder Juan Uribe, infielder-outfielder Kelly Johnson and cash considerations from the Atlanta Braves for minor league pitchers John Gant and Rob Whalen.

07/25/2015

A.J. Ellis #17, Hanley Ramirez #13, Dee Gordon #9 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrate after the Dodgers defeat the Atlanta Braves 4-3 in Game 4 of the National League Division Series. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

On To The NLCS! Dodgers Advance Past Braves, Await Either Bucs Or Cards

The NL West champions open the next round Friday against St. Louis or Pittsburgh. The Cardinals host the wild-card Pirates in a winner-take-all Game 5 on Wednesday.

10/08/2013

Ike Davis of the New York Mets reacts as he walks back to the dugout after striking out looking with the bases loaded against the Los Angeles Dodgers. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Batista Unravels, Mets Fall To Dodgers

Miguel Batista was chased after three innings as the Mets lost to the Dodgers 8-5 on Saturday.

07/21/2012

Dee Gordon of the Los Angeles Dodgers reacts to his run off an error by Mike Nickeas of the New York Mets. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Defensive Blunders Cost Mets; Dodgers Salvage Finale 8-3

The Mets’ defense betrayed them on Sunday night as they lost to the Dodgers 8-3.

07/01/2012

Edgar Renteria #16 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates with Matt Cain #18 after Renteria hits a fifth inning solo home run off of C.J. Wilson #36 of the Texas Rangers in Game Two of the 2010 MLB World Series at AT&T Park on October 28, 2010 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Cain Is Able: Giants Within 2 Wins Of World Series Title

Matt Cain shut down the Texas Rangers with the type of suffocating pitching that put the San Francisco Giants in the World Series. Two more games like this and they’ll win the World Series.

WFAN–10/28/2010

Giants-Rangers

Giants Beat Up Lee, Rangers In World Series Opener

The San Francisco Giants turned the World Series opener into an extra long round of batting practice — against Cliff Lee and the Texas Rangers, winning 11-7 on Wednesday night.

10/27/2010

Phillies-Giants Game 4

Giants Move Within 1 Win Of World Series

Juan Uribe, sore left wrist and all, made his mark on this NLCS in a matter of moments — a great play with his glove, then one swing that put the San Francisco Giants within one win of the World Series.

WFAN–10/20/2010