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This Week In Baseball: Midseason Awards

We’ve reached the midway point of the season, time to look at the awards races.

07/08/2015

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4 Contract Clauses Almost As Crazy As Bobby Bonilla’s

No contract clause is worse than Bobby Bonilla’s with the New York Mets, but here are some other contracts that certainly raise some eyebrows.

07/01/2015

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This Week In Baseball: Quarter Season Awards; Pace Of Play Update

A little over a quarter of the season has been played, which means it’s time to hand out some early season awards.

06/02/2015

Daniel Murphy of the New York Mets reacts after hitting a three-run double in the eighth inning against the Washington Nationals at Citi Field on May 1, 2015.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Murphy, Harvey Lead Mets Past Nationals 4-0

Matt Harvey outpitched Max Scherzer, barely, and the New York Mets backed their ace with a lot of fancy fielding before breaking away from the Washington Nationals 4-0 Friday night.

05/01/2015

Max Scherzer, then of the Detroit Tigers, walks back to the dugout during Game 1 of the American League Division Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 2, 2014. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Quite An Early Test: Mets To Face Max Scherzer On Opening Day

Max Scherzer will be the opening day starter for the Washington Nationals instead of Stephen Strasburg, who has made the previous three opening day starts.

03/23/2015

Miami Marlins v New York Mets - Game One

Nats Rally, Edge Mets 5-4 In Spring Training Action

Max Scherzer will take fun over flawless in his first start for the Washington Nationals.

03/06/2015

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Heyman: Nationals, Max Scherzer Agree To 7-Year Contract

He was 18-5 with a 3.15 ERA in 2014, a year after going 21-3 with a 2.90 ERA and being voted the best pitcher in the American League.

01/19/2015

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Cash-Conscious Hal Steinbrenner Says Yankees Might Not Be Done Spending

Hal Steinbrenner is keeping an eye on the Bombers’ bottom line. But it seems he’d still be willing to flash some cash if the right opportunity comes along.

01/15/2015

Might Max Scherzer be on the Yankees’ free agent wish list? Initially the thought was no, but they are the Yankees. Anything is possible. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Yankees Prez Levine Says Virtually No Chance Of Big-Money Signing

For anyone still holding out hope for free-agent ace pitcher Max Scherzer, well, keep dreaming.

12/19/2014

Hal Steinbrenner (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Silverman: Dark Times When White Sox, Marlins Trump Yankees In Free Agency

When you are promoting Andrew Miller and making a run at Chase Headley, you might as well tell your fans you’re going to try really hard to finish in third place next season.

12/10/2014

Max Scherzer (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Despite Quiet Offseason, Yankees’ Levine Hints That Some ‘Surprises’ Possible

They are, after all, the Yankees. Just because they haven’t gone crazy at the cash register yet doesn’t mean they won’t soon. That was the take-away reporters got from team president Randy Levine on Wednesday.

11/20/2014

Max Scherzer pitches at Yankee Stadium (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Heyman: Yankees Could ‘Revisit’ Plan, Make Run At Scherzer

Though still undecided about pursuing Scherzer, the Yankees could adjust their offseason approach after having “brief contact” with the two-time All-Star’s agent, according to CBS’ Jon Heyman.

11/18/2014

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Palladino: Free Agency Won’t Be Easy For Yankees

The events of last week indicated that signing veteran hole-fillers won’t be as easy as the Bombers might have hoped. In fact, they may be faced with additional, internal issues sooner than later.

11/10/2014

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Sweeny’s Notes: How A-Rod Hijacked Another Week Of Yankees News

There is no longer a debate here. We know who Alex Rodriguez was and who he is, and let’s just leave it at that.

11/06/2014

Max Scherzer (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Report: Yanks Don’t Intend To Go After Sandoval, Scherzer, Lester, Shields

Looking for more big splashes this offseason, Yankees fans? They may not be coming.

11/04/2014

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