Matt Garza


Sweeny: Meet Yankees Phenom Mason Williams

If you consider Montero a part of the major league roster, we have to find the next great prospect in the Yankee farm system, the next great player whose name you will hear a thousand times before you ever see him play. Meet Mason Williams.


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Hartnett: Why The Yankees’ Search For An Elite Starter Has Stalled

Brian Cashman is willing to play the waiting game when it comes to acquiring a talented starter — and will not let the market force him into overpaying.


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Coleman’s Corner: Sandy Speaks

While other teams have been making deals new Mets G.M. Sandy Alderson was busy re-connecting with Met fans.


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Heyman: Red Sox Close In On Phillies’ Blanton

The Yankees may have to go back to the drawing board… again. According to WFAN’s Jon Heyman, the Phillies and Red Sox are close to having a deal in place that would send Philadelphia starting pitcher Joe Blanton to Boston.


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Phillies Win Lee Derby; Yankees Turn To Plan B

Cliff Lee is returning to the Phillies, the team that traded him nearly one year ago, leaving the Yankees no choice but to turn to Plan B.


Tampa Bay Rays v Texas Rangers, Game 3

Rays Avoid Elimination

John Jaso lined a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning after Carlos Pena delivered a rare clutch playoff hit for Tampa Bay, and the Rays avoided elimination in the AL division series with a 6-3 victory over the Texas Rangers on Saturday.


Tampa Bay Rays' Dan Johnson (24) beats the tag at second by Kansas City Royals shortstop Yuniesky Betancourt, left, to steal second base during the second inning of a baseball game Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Rays, Yankees Tied For AL East Lead

Zack Greinke pitched seven sharp innings and the Kansas City Royals beat Tampa Bay 3-2, leaving the Rays and New York Yankees tied for the AL East lead.


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Keefe To The City: Pitching, Pitching And More Pitching

What better way to sort out the top three starters on each AL team than to rank them?


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Rays Invade NYC, Yankees To Unveil Boss’ Monument

The Tampa Bay Rays say they’re concentrated on winning the AL East, while the New York Yankees seem to be more interested in opening the postseason at full strength – wherever they may have to travel. For now, they’re glad to be home.