Encarnacion To Join Yankees On Monday, Become Primary DHYankees manager Aaron Boone plans to use AL home run leader Edwin Encarnacion as his team's primary designated hitter after the 36-year-old slugger joins the team in New York on Monday.
Mets Survive Another Bullpen Meltdown, But Syndergaard Exits With Hamstring InjurySyndergaard (5-4) reached for his right hamstring after throwing a pitch in the seventh, who quickly walked off the field with a bit of a limp.
Green Dominates As The Opener, Torres Leads Yankees To Bounce Back WinThe Yankees have been battling the Rays for the division lead for much of the season, and it looks as if help is on the way — in the form of another feared slugger for their potent lineup.
White Sox Crush Sabathia, Yankees As Starting Rotation Continues To ImplodeAside from Chad Green’s last game as an opener, New York has not gotten a quality start from their starter since J.A. Happ’s outing on June 6.
Familia Demolished By Cardinals, Mets Bullpen Gives Away Another GameFamilia gave New York its major league-leading 16th blown save. He was booed loudly after striking out pitcher John Gant to end the inning and has a 6.91 ERA
Mets Send Struggling Diaz Back Out To Finish Suspended Game, Lose In Extra InningsDeJong grounded an RBI single off Edwin Díaz in the 10th inning, and the Cardinals quickly completed their rally from a night earlier to beat the New York Mets 5-4 Friday.
Yankees' Pitching Woes Continue, White Sox Slug Happ And BullpenJ.A. Happ appeared to be well on his way to his fourth straight win before running into trouble in the fifth. The left-hander yielded five hits and walked four in five innings.
Diaz Crumbles In The 9th, Mets-Cardinals Game Suspended Due To Rain Tied At 4The game between the St. Louis Cardinals and New York Mets was suspended because of rain Thursday night
Mets Batter Paxton, Beat Yankees 10-4 To Split Subway Series DoubleheaderAlonso hit a three-run homer in the first inning off an ineffective James Paxton, J.D. Davis and Carlos Gómez also went deep.
Red Sox Legend David Ortiz Recovering After Shooting In Dominican RepublicVideo shows Ortiz, 43, inside a crowded Santo Domingo bar. Authorities said a man got off a motorcycle, approached the three-time World Series champion from behind and shot him in the back.
Robinson Canó Right Back On Mets' 10-Day Injured ListFour days after returning to the lineup, the second baseman was placed on the 10-day IL again by the New York Mets with tightness in his left quadriceps.