Starlin Castro

Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins hits a single during a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Marlins Park on August 14, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Palladino: August Numbers Emphasize Mets’ Need For Castro Or Stanton

This lineup has got to go, at all costs. Guys like Castro and Stanton have got to be looking like attractive targets right now, regardless of money or the talent outlay to get them.

08/20/2014

Starlin Castro of the Chicago Cubs strikes out during the ninth inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Wrigley Field on June 25, 2014. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Heyman On WFAN: Yankees, Mets Have Different But Equally Vital Needs

What will they do at the trade deadline? That’s the question that will follow the Yankees and Mets around once the All-Star break ends.

07/15/2014

Second baseman Emilio Bonifacio #64 of the Chicago Cubs throws to first base to complete a double play over Matt den Dekker #6 of the New York Mets on a ground ball off the bat of Daniel Murphy during the second inning at Wrigley Field June 4, 2014 in Chicago.    (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Mets Lose To Cubs 5-4 In Ugly, Mistake-Filled Game

Starlin Castro went 3 for 4 with three RBIs and the Chicago Cubs outlasted the New York Mets 5-4 Wednesday night in a mistake-filled game that featured a combined 13 pitchers.

06/05/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 06: Hanley Ramirez #13 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates after hitting a double in the third inning against the Atlanta Braves during Game Three of the National League Division Series at Dodger Stadium on October 6, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Shortstop

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at shortstop for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/05/2014

Jonathon Niese of the New York Mets looks on in the dugout after giving up two runs in the fourth inning against the Chicago Cubs during their game on June 15, 2013 at Citi Field. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Feldman Masters Mets, Niese Charged With Loss As Mets Drop Three Straight

Scott Feldman allowed two hits in seven innings and Starlin Castro hit a two-run double to left in the Cubs’ three-run eighth inning and Chicago beat the New York Mets 5-2 on Saturday.

06/15/2013

Prince Fielder

MLB All-Star Game Preview

In a season with two extra playoff teams and a great deal of parity, virtually every franchise has hope heading into the season’s second half. That’s why you should care about Tuesday’s Midsummer Classic.

07/09/2012

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Cubs’ Starlin Castro Has Become Face Of Rebuilding Franchise

As he adds more power and refines the other parts of his game, Starlin Castro will become the face of a rebuilding Cubs franchise.

03/22/2012

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Dickey Aims For 10th Win

R.A. Dickey has a chance to reach double-digit wins for the first time in his career Friday afternoon as the Mets take on the Cubs.

WFAN–09/03/2010