Nats Hold Off Mets, Claim 10th Straight ‘W’ At CitiAsdrubal Cabrera hit his first home run for Washington and tumbled over a retaining wall to make a terrific catch, leading the Nationals past the New York Mets 3-2 Wednesday night for their 10th straight victory at Citi Field.
Top 5 MLB Closer CelebrationsDo closer celebrations bother you? Here is a list of some of my favorite closer celebrations to help you decide whether they are awesome or down right classless.
National League Mid-Season Team MVPsSometimes a team's best players don't make the All-Star team. Here are the National League's mid-season team MVPs.
Keidel: Pinstripe Peril -- Expect The Yankees To Fall Short In 2013The Yankees are good, not great. And that's probably not good enough, especially when you gauge how they gouge you at the turnstiles. $5 waters and $10 beers don't taste too hot when the team gets cold and old.
Sweeny: Winfield-Esque Comeback? Odds Aren't In A-Rod's FavorNo matter how well the doctors repaired A-Rod’s hip, will he be able to resemble something of his old self after missing so much time at 37?
Ex-Yankees Reliever Rafael Soriano Agrees To 2-Year, $28 Million Deal With NatsA one-time All-Star, Soriano had 42 saves and a 2.26 ERA for the American League East-champion Yankees last year while filling in for injured closer Mariano Rivera, who plans to return from a knee injury in 2013.
Yankees' Rivera Near Full Health, Ready To Begin ThrowingMariano Rivera is nearing full health and will soon begin throwing.
Hartnett: 2013 Brings Uncertainty For Aging Yankees2013 brings major issues and tons of uncertainty for the aging, payroll-trimming New York Yankees.
Brian Cashman On The State Of The Yankees: 'Beggars Can't Be Choosers'"Beggars can't be choosers," general manager Brian Cashman said. "...There's not a lot of choices out there. It's a very limited sandbox to play in."
Sweeny Murti Talks Yankees' Hot Topics With FrancesaSweeny Murti chatted with Mike Francesa about Yankees' burning topics on Thursday.
Keidel: Andy Can Still Be DandyFor a team that trades on tradition, symbolism and success, the Yankees just took a giant leap toward remaining competitive, if not contenders, in 2013 by signing Andy Pettitte.
Swisher, Soriano, Kuroda Reject Yankees' $13.3M OfferAlso rejecting the one-year guaranteed offers were the New York Yankees' trio of Nick Swisher, Rafael Soriano and Hiroki Kuroda.
Boras: Dodgers 'Bought Store,' Mets In 'Freezer Section'With baseball awash in record revenue as the signing season starts, Scott Boras compares the habits of teams to families sifting through supermarket shelves.
Yankees Reportedly Interested In Bringing Back Soriano, Martin For 2013“I can only say the Yankees told us they were interested in signing Soriano while expecting Rivera to come back," agent Scott Boras said.
Sweeny: Mariano, Yankees' Sense Of Relief And More Offseason NotesCan he come back to be the Great Mariano after such a severe injury? There is room for doubt, so the Yankees must fortify the rest of their setup corps as well. Does that include Rafael Soriano?