Schwei’s Mets Notes: Braves, Brandon Phillips Continue To Thrive At Citi FieldThe New York Mets began the season the way they have on most of their Opening Days: with a win. But they could not follow it up as they fell to Atlanta in extra innings two nights later.
Fantasy Baseball Preview: Second BaseCBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at second base for your fantasy baseball draft.
As 2B Market Gets Smaller, Johnson Looks More And More Like Yankees' GuyNobody expected the Yankees to replace Robinson Cano overnight, but one would have figured they'd be the last team to get beaten to the punch for other players at second base. But yet, that seems to be the case a bit.
Heyman: Yankees Pivot From Phillips, Offer Infante 3-Year ContractThe Yankees might do it by committee, but they are hell bent on replacing Robinson Cano at second base.
Yankees Reject Phillips-For-Gardner Offer From RedsGeneral manager Brian Cashman said Wednesday the team isn't shopping outfielder Brett Gardner, though they will listen to offers.
Heyman: Yankees, Robinson Cano Are Roughly $150 Million ApartAccording to Jon Heyman, the five-time All-Star is still looking for $310 million over 10 years from the Bronx Bombers, while New York is currently offering slightly more than half that.
Report: Yankees Have Inquired About Reds 2B Brandon PhillipsThe Yankees are expected to re-sign superstar second baseman Robinson Cano this offseason. But if they don't? There needs to be a contingency plan.
David Wright Drives In 5 As Team USA Rolls Puerto RicoThe Mets' star was locked in again. Wright drove in five runs, the last three with a bases-loaded double in the eighth. That prompted chants of "U-S-A! U-S-A!" from the crowd of 32,872.
Hartnett: La Russa Is Sucking The Fun Out Of The All-Star GameTony La Russa has dropped the ball by not starting fan-favorite knuckleballer R.A. Dickey at the 2012 MLB All-Star Game.
Mets Swept By Reds; Offense SlumpingThe Reds completed a three-game sweep over the Mets on Sunday. Mets' bats fizzled as they lost 3-1.
Mets Fail To Back Niese, Fall To Reds 4-1Jonathon Niese surrendered a three-run homer, but the Mets were unable to back their starter and lost 4-1 on Saturday.
Mets Shut Out Of NL Gold Glove HonorsCincinnati third baseman Scott Rolen won his eighth Gold Glove, one of three Reds players to be honored following the team's first Major League Baseball playoff appearance in 15 years.