Garrett Jones hit a three-run homer – a call that was correctly overturned by baseball’s beleaguered umpires – and Wandy Rodriguez pitched the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-3 victory over the New York Mets on Friday night.
Center fielder Juan Lagares robbed Andrew McCutchen of a go-ahead hit in the top of the ninth inning, then pinch-hitter Mike Baxter’s single in the bottom half sent the New York Mets over the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 Thursday night.
With a little time, Starling Marte and the Pirates could make waves throughout baseball.
Ivan Nova feels he’s ready for the Yankees rotation after earning a victory over the Pirates on Sunday.
2013 brings major issues and tons of uncertainty for the aging, payroll-trimming New York Yankees.
A person with knowledge of the deal said the Pirates have agreed to a $17 million, two-year contract with the three-time All-Star, hoping he can give them some pop at the plate and respectable defense behind it.
Sweeny Murti chatted with Mike Francesa about Yankees’ burning topics on Thursday.
According to various reports many teams are trying to pry free agent catcher Russell Martin away from the Yankees.
A statement from police in the Dominican Republic reports that several individuals attacked Perez inside his home in a town west of the capital.
Mets reliever Jon Rauch made it interesting. But in the end Dickey got win No. 20, furthering his case for the National League Cy Young Award.
The Mets haven’t had a 20-game winner in 22 years, and it’s been even longer since they’ve had a Cy Young Award winner. R.A. Dickey is making a bid to end both lengthy droughts.
David Wright broke the New York Mets’ record for hits and Jeremy Hefner bounced back from a horrendous start in a 6-0 victory over Pittsburgh on Wednesday night that eliminated the Pirates from playoff contention.
Thursday could be David Wright’s final appearance as a Met at Citi Field.
David Wright hopes to give the fans at Citi Field one more reason to cheer this season.
The Mets complete their 2012 home schedule this week a four-game series against Pittsburgh. Like the Mets, the Pirates’ season has unraveled in the second half.