Noah Syndergaard #34 of the New York Mets throws a pitch against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on July 3, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Mets Begin Road Trip With 2-1 Win Over Dodgers

Noah Syndergaard held the Los Angeles Dodgers to just two hits, and batterymate Kevin Plawecki drove in the go-ahead run with a sacrifice fly in the ninth inning to help the Mets start their six-game road trip with a 2-1 victory.

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Zack Hample at a news conference with Alex Rodriguez, after Hample returned the ball from Rodriguez's 3,000th hit for a charity donation. (Credit: CBS2)

A-Rod, Yanks Settle Bonus Dispute; Team To Give $3.5M To Charities

Alex Rodriguez and the Yankees settled their dispute over a marketing payment with a deal announced Friday that gives $3.5 million to charitable groups.

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4th Of July Weekend Sports TV Guide

The 4th of July weekend is upon us. Sports nuts need something to watch, here’s some good options.

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This Week In Baseball: In Defense Of The All-Star Game

The All-Star Game is nearly here, which means the complaining has begun. Here’s a tip to enjoy the events: rediscover your inner kid.


Steven Matz has a laugh after the sixth inning against the Cincinnati Reds with teammate Jacob deGrom at Citi Field on June 28, 2015. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Who Is Steven Matz? 5 Facts About Mets’ Prized Rookie

Steven Matz made his major league debut for the Mets on Sunday, and let’s just say he arrived with authority.


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Certain Positions In Fantasy Baseball Require Quality Backups On Your Bench

What are the thinnest positions in fantasy baseball? Catcher? The infield positions of second base, shortstop and third base? All of the above? Yes, depth is better in the outfield and first base positions, so when you think about which players to stash on your bench, think about the ones with multi-position eligibility. They may not be the most productive on a day-to-day basis, but they have the capability to be very valuable to your team’s chances of winning.


Steven Matz follows through on a sixth-inning two-run base hit during his major league debut against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field on June 28, 2015. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

He Can Pitch, Too: Mets’ Matz Has 3 Hits, 4 RBIs In Debut

Not only did the Reds have to face three of the Mets’ top young starters this weekend, they got beat at the plate by one of them, too.


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Bob Costas Rips Cubs Pitcher For “Atrocious Performance” (Video)

Don’t dare mess with the aesthetics of a game that Bob Costas is calling


Masahiro Tanaka

Yankees’ Tanaka To Take On Astros

Girardi’s confidence stems from the fact that Tanaka did not allow more than two runs in any of his previous five starts and had a 1.71 ERA while winning two of his first three since missing more than a month with a strained forearm.


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Harvey Looks To Lead Mets To Fifth Straight Home Win

Before the New York Mets give the six-man rotation another try, they’d like Matt Harvey to continue his recent revival.



Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: June 22nd-June 26th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.


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Terry Collins: Blame Me, Not Front Office, For Mets’ Free-Fall

Despite Curtis Granderson’s recent power surge, the Mets just keep losing.


The Twitter account for the Los Angeles Dodgers reacts to a fan catching a foul ball while holding a baby on June 23, 2015. (Twitter/@Dodgers)

MUST-WATCH: Fan Snags Foul Ball While Feeding Baby

Two of the NL’s best teams faced off at Wrigley Field on Tuesday night, and a fan sitting in the front row stole the show.


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This Week In Baseball: Rose Report Shouldn’t Change Your View

New information should do nothing to your opinion, Rose has always been a liar.


Fans display a banner supporting Pete Rose in 2002. (Photo by Otto Greule/Getty Images)

Jared Max: Major League Hypocrisy! Baseball’s Stance On Gambling Reeks Of Injustice

Pete Rose’s Hall-of-Fame-worthy statistics are legitimate. His bets had no bearing on 4,256 hits.