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Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Reports: A-Rod Paid $900K For Cousin Yuri’s Silence On PEDs

Alex Rodriguez’s suspension is officially over. But the drama is still in full swing.

11/04/2014

Mets owners Fred (L) and Jeff Wilpon (R) (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Mets Strike Back At Former Executive’s Discrimination Lawsuit

The papers were filed in federal court in Brooklyn by Team Chief Operating Officer Jeffrey Wilpon on Friday.

11/01/2014

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9 Notable MLB Free Agents To Keep Tabs On

With the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.

10/31/2014

Yankees GM Brian Cashman (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images), Mets GM Sandy Alderson (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)

Palladino: Mets, Yankees Should Follow New World Series Blueprint

If old-time thinkers still exist in our local franchises, they had best change quickly or get out. This is how today’s postseason is set up. One need not be the best, just good enough.

10/31/2014

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by  Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Here Comes A-Rod! Questions Surround Yankees Slugger After Full-Season Ban

The World Series is over. MLB’s offseason has begun. That means Alex Rodriguez’s full-season suspension is done — and boy, could the Yankees use him.

10/30/2014

Jose Canseco joins his former A's teammates as they celebrate their World Series championship 25 years ago, before a game against the Baltimore Orioles at O.co Coliseum on July 19, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Jose Canseco Accidentally Shoots Himself In Hand; Finger ‘Hanging By A Thread’

“He had been at the shooting range a few days earlier. He didn’t know it was loaded,” Canseco’s fiancee, Leila Knight, told the New York Daily News.

10/29/2014

Police investigate a break-in at the Yogi Berra Museum on Montclair State University. (Photo by Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Yankees, Mets Step Up To Plate After Break-In At Yogi Berra Museum

The museum said MLB and both NY clubs would be “donating exact replicas of the items” stolen from the Hall of Famer’s collection on Oct. 7.

10/27/2014

Oscar Taveras tips his cap after the St. Louis Cardinals lost to the San Francisco Giants in Game 5 of the NLCS at AT&T Park on October 16, 2014. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Oscar Taveras Killed In Car Accident; Cardinals, MLB In Mourning

Giants outfielder Juan Perez heard about Taveras’ death during Game 5 of the World Series. He hit a two-run double and dedicated the hit to his fallen countryman.

10/27/2014

Madison Bumgarner #40 celebrates with Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants after defeating the Kansas City Royals 5-0 in Game Five of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 26, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Bumgarner, Giants Blank Royals For 3-2 World Series Lead

Madison Bumgarner put the San Francisco Giants just one win from yet another championship, throwing a four-hitter to beat the Kansas City Royals 5-0 Sunday night for a 3-2 Series edge.

10/27/2014

Michael Sam (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Jared Max: Michael Sam Isn’t Alone, So Why Is He Doing This … Alone?

While Sam may still become the first openly gay player on a regular-season NFL roster, we are long overdue for others to look in the mirror and recognize it’s their time to pick up the check.

10/23/2014

Salvador Perez of the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants pitcher Hunter Strickland exchange words in the sixth inning during Game 2 of the World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 22, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

World Series: Tempers Flare As Giants’ Bullpen Melts Down In Game 2

Salvador Perez shouted at Hunter Strickland, who shouted right back. The Royals streamed from their dugout, the Giants from their own. The World Series suddenly had some life.

10/23/2014

James Shields of the Kansas City Royals gets pulled out of the game in the fourth inning by manager Ned Yost against the San Francisco Giants during Game 1 of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 21, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

‘Big Game James’ Comes Up Small For Royals In World Series Opener

The starter was pounded for five runs on seven hits and a walk, failed to record an out in the third inning and was pulled from Game 1 to a smattering of boos.

10/22/2014

The Kansas City Royals practice during World Series media day at Kauffman Stadium on October 20, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Rest Or Rust? Royals, Giants Set For World Series Opener

Going into Game 1 on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium, both teams will deal with a familiar issue this deep in the postseason: Does an extended layoff translate into rest or rust?

10/21/2014

New Jersey Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

Sports Leagues Fight New Jersey Law Allowing For Sports Betting

The nation’s four major pro sports leagues and the NCAA filed papers Monday seeking to stop New Jersey’s law to allow legal sports betting, just days before the law is due to take effect.

10/20/2014

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5 Fun Facts About The Kansas City Royals

While many people know about the Giants, they are no rookie when it comes to the World Series having won two in the last four years, little is known about the Kansas City Royals. Here are five fun facts about America’s newest favorite team.

10/17/2014

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