Roy Oswalt

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Mets GM ‘Very Reluctant’ To Lose Top Pick For Michael Bourn

“We continue to look, but I think, realistically at this point, there’s not a lot left on the shelf,” Alderson said Sunday.


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Report: Mets Show Interest In Roy Oswalt

According to a report the New York Mets have shown interest in P Roy Oswalt.


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Vance Worley Worthy Of Recognition As Part Of Phillies’ Vaunted Rotation

Vance Worley might remain in the shadows of the Big Three, but if he can continue his success, it’s doubtful that either he or the Phillies will mind.


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Hartnett: New Year, Same Yankees Not Necessarily A Bad Thing

Some Yankees fans have expressed outrage, but Brian Cashman has kept the organization’s best interests at heart by waiting for the right deal.


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Hartnett: Yankees Right To ‘Play It Cool’ With C.J. Wilson

C.J. Wilson may be the most talented starter on the free agent market but the Yankees should turn to other targets if his salary demands are too high.


Brian Cashman

Cashman: Too Early To Determine Off-Season Plan

Yankees’ GM Brian Cashman revealed that it’s too early to determine whether the Bombers will go after a big-name starting pitcher or if a big trade is the works.


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Hartnett: Yankees’ Best Free Agent Bet Is Mark Buehrle

Brian Cashman should turn his full attention to free agent starter Mark Buerhle. The former White Sox ace can fill the Yankees’ craving for a reliable starter.


Philadelphia Phillies' Carlos Ruiz, right, celebrates with teammate Jimmy Rollins, left, as New York Mets catcher Ronny Paulino looks after Ruiz scored on a single by Domonic Brown during the ninth inning of a baseball game, Friday, May 27, 2011, at Citi Field in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

K-Rod Gives Up 3 Late Runs, Mets Fall To Phillies

Domonic Brown grounded a tiebreaking single under the glove of first baseman Daniel Murphy in the ninth inning, and the Philadelphia Phillies scored three runs off star closer Francisco Rodriguez to beat the sinking New York Mets 6-4 on Friday night.


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Armed With Ownership Agreement, Mets Return Home To Face Rival Phillies

The Mets are returning home after a major change in their ownership structure. Awaiting them is a division rival anxious to end some road woes.


New York Yankees starting pitcher A.J. Burnett delivers in the first inning of an MLB spring training baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla., Monday, March 7, 2011. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Burnett Throws 3 Perfect Innings For Yankees

A.J. Burnett threw three perfect innings in his second spring training start and a Yankees split-squad beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-1 on Monday.


Cliff Lee

Liguori: The Great Snub

As much as we New Yorkers know that this is the greatest city in the world, it’s not for everyone and apparently, it’s not where Cliff Lee and his family wanted to be.


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It’s Official: Phillies, Lee Finalize $120 Million Deal

Cliff Lee and the Phillies have finalized a $120 million, five-year contract that brings the star pitcher back to Philadelphia. Lee spurned more lucrative offers from the New York Yankees and Texas Rangers to return to the Phillies.


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Mets’ Nightmare: With Lee, Phillies’ Rotation Could Be Best Ever

Roy Halladay, Roy Oswalt, Cole Hamels — and Cliff Lee. Yes, Cliff Lee. The Philadelphia Phillies have assembled quite an impressive starting rotation that could eventually go down as one of the best in baseball history.


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Oswalt, Rollins Help Phillies Even NLCS At 1-1

Roy Oswalt pitched eight dominant innings, Jimmy Rollins drove in four runs and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the San Francisco Giants 6-1 Sunday night.


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Mets, Dickey Open Set With Red-Hot Phillies

Coming off a sweep of their closest pursuers in the East, the Phillies go for their 11th win in a row and look to move closer to a fourth straight division crown Friday night against the visiting New York Mets.