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Top 5 Catches From MLB’s First Week

Baseball season officially opened last week and already we’ve had a plethora of ridiculous defensive plays. Recency bias will always mean that we think these plays will be the best of the year, but we’ll more than likely forget them in a couple months.

04/15/2015

Matt Harvey pitches at Citi Field in 2013 (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Get Pumped! Matt Harvey Returns To Citi Field Tuesday Night

Coming up at Citi Field, the night Mets fans have eagerly anticipated for more than a year and a half: Matt Harvey back on the mound in Queens.

04/14/2015

Jacob deGrom of the New York Mets delivers a pitch to Ben Revere of the Philadelphia Phillies in the first inning on April 13, 2015 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bald Vinny OK With Mets’ Roll Call, Calls Out Yankees Fans

“Bald Vinny” Milano says he has no problem with Mets fans doing roll call during Monday’s home opener at Citi Field — even if it is a Yankees thing.

04/14/2015

Alex Rodriguez reacts after striking out for the second out of the second inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on April 13, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Angry Orioles Fan Turns His Back On A-Rod

There was an emphatic anti-A-Rod crowd for the series opener in Baltimore, led by 56-year-old Tolbert Rowe, who stood and turned his back for each and every one of Rodriguez’s at-bats.

04/14/2015

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This Week In Baseball: Pace Of Play Rules Working Early

With the pageantry and tradition of Opening Day, America’s pastime is officially back.

04/14/2015

Citi Field on April 13, 2015. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

WATCH: Mets Fan Throws Beer At Phillies’ Sizemore

This isn’t the worst thing to ever happen at Citi Field. But it’s a great example of how not to act at a ballgame.

04/14/2015

Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets salutes the fans as he is pulled from the game in the seventh inning against the Philadelphia Phillies during Opening Day on April 13, 2015 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Opening Up Right In Queens, Finishing Strong In Baltimore

Things really couldn’t have been any better at Citi Field, aside from one beer-throwing jerk, but we’ll just leave it at that.

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Fans line up to enter Citi Field before the Mets' home opener on April 13, 2015. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Mets, Fans Celebrate Home Opener At Citi Field

Die-hard Mets fans showed up at Citi Field around 9 a.m., four hours before Monday’s game against the Phillies.

04/13/2015

Alex Rodriguez against the Boston Red Sox on April 12, 2015 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Bats Hoping To Build On Breakout Game With O’s On Tap

Baltimore could again find itself in a slugfest Monday night should the Yankees replicate the offensive outburst they showcased their last time out.

04/13/2015

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Palladino: Mets’ Outlook Takes Dive Thanks To ‘Old-School’ Cheat Mejia

People attached a lot of adjectives to the Mets’ chances before Saturday’s news. Young. Eager. Resilient. Solid. It’s amazing how the conversation changed so quickly.

04/13/2015

A-Rod at spring training (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

A-Rod, Yankees Break Out For Big Win Over Red Sox

Alex Rodriguez had a three-run double in a seven-run first-inning outburst, and the New York Yankees broke out the bats and avoided their worst start in more than 25 years with a 14-4 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Sunday night.

04/13/2015

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Colon’s 1st RBI In Decade Helps Mets Beat Braves

Backed by Michael Cuddyer’s two-run homer in the first inning, Colon led 3-2 before Jonny Gomes’ seventh-inning homer just inside the left-field pole.

04/13/2015

Andrelton Simmons #19 of the Atlanta Braves runs to second base after hitting a RBI double in the fifth inning during the Braves opening series at Turner Field on April 11, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. Christian Bethancourt #27 scored on the double. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Teheran, Freeman Push Braves To 5-3 Victory Over Mets

Julio Teheran pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the Atlanta Braves stayed hot with a 5-3 victory Saturday night over the New York Mets, who learned earlier that injured closer Jenrry Mejia was suspended 80 games for a positive drug test.

04/11/2015

Jenrry Mejia (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets Pitcher Jenrry Mejia Suspended For 80 Games After Testing Positive For Stanozolol

New York Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia has been given an 80-game suspension without pay, effective immediately, after testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs, the MLB said Saturday.

04/11/2015

Didi Gregorius #18 of the New York Yankees turns a double play on Daniel Nava #29 of the Boston Red Sox in the seventh inning at Yankee Stadium on April 11, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Hours After NY Marathon, Red Sox Run Over Yanks

Joe Kelly pitched one-hit ball for seven innings and the Boston Red Sox ran over the Yankees 8-4 Saturday, hours after winning their own New York City marathon.

04/11/2015

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