Homers From Baxter, Hairston Not Enough As Mets Drop Series Finale To PhilsEarly home runs from Mike Baxter and Scott Hairston weren't enough support for starting pitcher Jon Niese as the Mets dropped the series finale against the Phillies and had their four-game winning streak snapped.
Keefe: Yankees Return Home With Ichiro, Without A-RodNeil Keefe and Sweeny Murti look at the Yankees as they return home from a 2-5 West Coast road trip with Ichiro Suzuki, but without Alex Rodriguez.
Phillies Produce Offensive Fireworks, Mets Lose 9-2The Phillies put on a 4th of July fireworks show as they blasted the Mets, 9-2.
Coutinho: On A Great Night For Mets, Valdespin Flexes His MusclesThe critics might want to reconsider their position. Quite frankly, this Mets team has the heart of a lion -- and showed it again last night in Philly.
Mets Implode, Phillies March To Victory, 8-2The wheels fell off for the Mets as they gave up 5 unearned runs during the 8th and lost to the Phillies 8-2 on Sunday.
Yanks Get Homer Happy In Win Over RockiesEduardo Nunez hit a tiebreaking single in the seventh inning after shortstop Troy Tulowitzki made an error, Nick Swisher and Jorge Posada had consecutive homers and the New York Yankees beat the Colorado Rockies 6-4 Sunday.
Yankees Facing Competition At Winter MeetingsThe Washington Nationals figure it was worth asking: Hey, Cliff Lee, want to play in the nation's capital? Most every team is a player this week, it seems.