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Jonny Gomes (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Coleman: Might The Mets Target Slugger Jonny Gomes If Scott Hairston Departs?

After a down year in 2011 — which was split between Cincinnati and Washington — Gomes bounced back to hit 18 home runs and drive in 47 runs in 279 at-bats, along with his best-ever .377 on-base percentage for the A’s.

10/22/2012

MLB Commissioner Bud Selig (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

New MLB Playoff Format Could Hurt Top Teams On The Field, In The Pocket

Regardless of where you stand on the new MLB playoff schedule, one thing is for sure: The new format could hurt the teams with the best records, both on the field and in the pocket

10/04/2012

Cincinnati Reds players celebrate the National League Central Division championship. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)

Evan Roberts’ MLB Power Rankings

WFAN co-host Evan Roberts provides his weekly Major League Baseball Power Rankings.

09/25/2012

CC Sabathia (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Martin’s Bomb Bails Out Soriano, Gives Yankees 6th Straight Win

Russell Martin led off the bottom of the 10th inning with a homer off Sean Doolittle, and the AL East-leading New York Yankees beat the Oakland Athletics 2-1 Friday night for their sixth straight win.

09/21/2012

Owner Fred Wilpon (L) and his son, Jeff Wilpon, of the Mets (credit: Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Keidel: Wilting Wilpons

The Mets have no money, but do they have no future?

09/21/2012

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Evan Roberts’ MLB Power Rankings

A second-place team at No. 1? That’s right — the Atlanta Braves are hot, hot, hot.

09/18/2012

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Evan Roberts’ MLB Power Rankings

The MLB playoff race is heating up! Find out which teams are in it for real in Evan’s weekly rankings.

09/12/2012

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Evan Roberts’ MLB Power Rankings

Consider MLB on notice; there’s a new sheriff in town. Cincinnati gets the top spot in Evan’s weekly rankings, while the Yankees continue to slip and slide downward.

08/29/2012

Bartolo Colon (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Bartolo Colon The Latest Ex-Yankee To Be Suspended 50 Games For Drug Violation

Former Cy Young Award winner Bartolo Colon of the Oakland Athletics was suspended for 50 games on Wednesday after testing positive for testosterone.

08/22/2012

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Evan Roberts’ MLB Power Rankings

Oh, how the mighty have fallen. Panic in the Bronx? Not exactly. But they’re no longer the best team in baseball.

08/02/2012

Shane Victorino. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Yankees Must Add Victorino’s Spark

Acquiring Shane Victorino could help cure the Yankees’ over-reliance upon the longball.

07/23/2012

Coco Crisp of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by teammates after hitting the game winning RBI against the New York Yankees at O.co Coliseum on July 22, 2012 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Athletics Complete Four-Game Sweep Over Yankees

Coco Crisp collected the game-winning hit as the Yankees lost in 12 innings to the Oakland A’s. The Athletics completed a four-game sweep over the Yankees.

07/22/2012

Yoenis Cespedes hits a solo home run against the New York Yankees at O.co Coliseum. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Yankees Drop First Three Games In Oakland, Looking To Avoid Sweep

The Yankees have lost three in a row to the Athletics. They lost 2-1 on Saturday night and are facing the prospect of a four-game sweep on Sunday.

07/21/2012

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Silverman: Upstart A’s Find Their Bite During The Dog Days

The surprise Oakland A’s have become a dangerous team both in the AL West and in competition with the Yankees.

07/21/2012

Dillon Gee (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Palladino: Clot Not End Of World For Dillon Gee

The blood clot in Dillon Gee’s right shoulder probably proved the end of his season. But it’s not the end of the world.

07/12/2012

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