Sweeny: Derek Jeter Stories, As Told From The Opposite DugoutWhen Jeter announced he would retire at the end of the season, I began asking those around the game for their favorite stories. Here is what they told me.
CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 8 Starts And SitsThe fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.
Mets' Slide Continues, Phillies Blast Carson For Five RunsThe Mets are starting to slide. The losing streak is now at three.
Phillies Rap Out 19 Singles In 16-1 Destruction Of Punchless MetsJimmy Rollins and Chase Utley sparked an eight-run first inning, Ryan Howard added a late grand slam and the Philadelphia Phillies routed the inept New York Mets 16-1 before a few hundred fans Thursday night at quiet Citi Field.
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.
Keidel: Mets, Yankees Fans Can Rejoice In The Fates Of Their ArchrivalsEven if neither New York team reaches its goals, their fans can rejoice in the fates of their foes: archrivals Boston and Philadelphia, who are a combined 30 games out of first place.
Hartnett: Will DiMaggio's Hitting Streak Ever Be Equaled?71 years to this day, Joe DiMaggio set the all-time record for hitting safely in consecutive games -- a feat that may never be matched.
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.