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Mar 18, 2017; Jupiter, FL, USA; New York Mets shortstop Andres Gimenez (83) connects for a base hit against the St. Louis Cardinals during a spring training game at Roger Dean Stadium. The Mets defeated the Cardinals 5-4. Mandatory Credit: Scott Rovak-USA
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January 23, 2019 - 1:43 pm
Baseball Prospectus released its annual top 101 prospect rankings -- and several Yankees and Mets have made the list.
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Derek Jeter
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January 23, 2019 - 8:55 am
Mariano Rivera sailed into the Hall of Fame without a single dissenting vote. Next year, it's Derek Jeter's turn — and don't expect much opposition then, either. Jeter headlines the group of candidates who will be newly eligible for the Hall next year , and now that Rivera has become the first...
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Mike Mussina in 2006
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Sweeny Murti
January 23, 2019 - 8:19 am
There was nothing as close to perfection as watching Mariano Rivera close out baseball games for the Yankees. So it was never more fitting to have Rivera become the first player ever unanimously voted into the Hall of Fame by the Baseball Writers Association of America. Who could find any argument...
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The Mets' Wilmer Flores celebrates after hitting a walk-off RBI single in the 10th inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates on June 26, 2018, at Citi Field.
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January 16, 2019 - 5:41 pm
He had some emotional moments in New York, but now Wilmer Flores' 10-year tenure with the Mets is apparently coming to an end. According to ESPN’s Jeff Passan, Flores has agreed to a one-year deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks that includes a club option for a second season. The Mets signed Flores...
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DJ LeMahieu
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January 16, 2019 - 5:22 pm
The Yankees’ already crowded infield added another member to its ranks on Monday when the team officially announced that it had signed DJ LeMahieu. LeMahieu spent the last seven years with the Colorado Rockies, where he usually played as a second baseman. In 128 games last season, LeMahieu, a right...
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January 16, 2019 - 2:34 pm
"Jedi, welcome to the Mets. And may the force be with us all." That's how general manager Brodie Van Wagenen commenced the Jed Lowrie Era in New York, with a Star Wars reference, as the Mets officially introduced their new infielder to the media on Wednesday. Lowrie joins following three years in...
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Dodgers shortstop Manny Machado hits a three-run home run in the seventh inning in Game 4 of the National League Division Series at SunTrust Park in Atlanta.
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January 16, 2019 - 1:36 pm
More than half of January has already passed, but free agent Manny Machado still hasn’t signed with a team. The Yankees met with Machado in mid-December, but then the talks between the two sides reportedly died out at some point in the early days of the new year. New York opted to sign another...
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Jan 15, 2019; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Brewers catcher, Yasmani Grandal (center) poses for a photo at a news conference introducing the free agent signing at Miller Park. Mandatory Credit: Mike De Sisti/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel-USA TODAY NETWORK
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January 16, 2019 - 8:49 am
Yasmani Grandal explained on Tuesday why he turned down a sizable offer from the Mets.
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Zach Britton
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Mike Francesa
January 14, 2019 - 5:12 pm
Zach Britton had a decision to make. The 31-year-old had a solid second half of the season after the Yankees acquired him from the Orioles before the trade deadline, but he wasn’t closing games. Britton had been a closer for most of his career, so he had to choose between closing somewhere else, or...
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Yankees pitcher Mel Stottlemyre in 1967
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January 14, 2019 - 4:19 pm
The baseball world came together on Monday to remember Mel Stottlemyre after the Yankee great passed away on Sunday following a long battle with bone marrow cancer. Stottlemyre pitched for the Yankees from 1964-74. In that time, he went 164-139 with a 2.97 ERA and 1,257 strikeouts. He was a 20-game...
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