Cotto Stops Martinez In Middleweight Title Fight At MSGSergio Martinez didn't get off the stool when the bell rang for the 10th round. He did not speak to the media after the fight, as he was taken to a hospital as a precaution.
Silverman: Boxing May Have Lost Its Stature, But Mayweather-Alvarez Will Be SpecialIf Alvarez can get in his shots, Mayweather will have to react like a champion. He will have to show he can take a punch and stay on his game plan.
Cano The Leader? Banged-Up Yankees Need Robbie To Embrace New RoleIt was a different Robinson Cano at the WBC. Wearing his country's name on his chest brought out his leadership. The Yankees will need some of that early on.
Sight For Sore Eyes: David Wright Appears In 1st Big League Game In 2 WeeksThe Mets' captain made his first appearance in a big league game since sustaining a rib injury during the World Baseball Classic, going 0-for-3 and playing five innings for New York in a 7-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals.
Yankees GM Admits Chance Of Season-Ending Surgery For Mark TeixeiraTeixeira says he has a partially torn tendon sheath in his right wrist and didn't rule out missing up to two months of the regular season. He could potentially sit out much longer.
David Wright Out Of WBC With Moderate Rib Strain, Could Miss Opening DayMets general manager Sandy Alderson said Wright would rest for three to five days. Only time will tell whether the 30-year-old star is ready to begin the regular season on April 1, the GM said on Friday.
Coleman: Sandy Alderson Breaks Down Plan For David Wright Moving ForwardInstead of traveling to Port St. Lucie to be examined, Mets third baseman David Wright boarded a plane in Miami and flew to New York to be examined by team doctors. General manager Sandy Alderson made the announcement on Friday morning.
David Wright Headed To N.Y. For Tests On Sore Ribs; Done In WBC?Wright said he was optimistic about playing again for Team USA. But Joe Torre ruled him out of Friday night's game and said Wright was doubtful beyond that.
Captain America Vs. Clutch Cano: Wright, Robbie To Meet In Crucial WBC GameTwo of New York's brightest stars will take the stage on Thursday night when Team USA takes on the Dominican Republic at Marlins Park in Miami. We're talking about the Yankees' Robinson Cano and the Mets' David Wright, of course.
Late Rally Over Canada Gets U.S. Into WBC Second RoundRunning out of outs, Adam Jones and the United States suddenly broke loose and saved themselves from a humbling loss. Now, thanks to a fast finish, they're heading to Miami for the next round of the World Baseball Classic.
Adrian Gonzalez Powers Mexico Past Dickey, Team USA In World Baseball ClassicAdrian Gonzalez homered and drove in three runs, seven pitchers handcuffed United States hitters all night and Mexico rebounded from a disappointing opening loss with a decisive 5-2 win over the Americans in Pool D of the World Baseball Classic on Friday.
Mets Expect Santana To Make Spring Training Debut Next WeekSantana took another step forward in a light bullpen Wednesday. It was the second time on a mound for the ace since Feb. 19, after which his workload was backed down over concerns his arm strength wasn't where it needed to be.