1. Nationals Prospect Lucas Giolito Shows Elite Potential for 2015

    When a teenage pitcher is ranked among the sport’s top prospects prior to his full-season debut, it’s a pretty big deal...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 days ago 11,164 reads 6 comments

  2. Kirk Reassimilates with Mets, Homers

    PHOENIX -- Kirk Nieuwenhuis was bypassed for a September call-up last season, which was an indication of just how poorly his year went.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 2 hours ago 3 reads 0 comments

  3. New York Mets: Biggest Early Season Surprises and Disappointments

    While the season is still young, the New York Mets have had a number of surprising starts as well as some disappointing ones from key players. The Mets are currently sitting one game under ...

    Sean Cunningham Written by Sean Cunningham about 11 hours ago 255 reads 1 comments

  4. Mets Get Big Game from Nieuwenhuis, Beat D-Backs 9-0

    With Juan Lagares on the DL and Curtis Granderson sore from crash into the wall on Monday, recalled Nieuwenhuis goes deep, gets three hits but Mejia leaves game with blister.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 4 hours ago 5 reads 0 comments

  5. Nieuwenhuis Debuts, Helps Mets Blast D-Backs

    PHOENIX -- Kirk Nieuwenhuis had three hits and three RBIs in his season debut, Jenrry Mejia pitched five effective innings in a combined three-hitter and the New York Mets routed the struggling Arizona Diamondbacks 9-0 on Tuesday night...

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  6. Mejia Leaves Game with Blister Issue

    PHOENIX -- Jenrry Mejia departed Tuesday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks after tossing five scoreless innings because of a blister issue.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 5 hours ago 5 reads 0 comments

  7. Mejia Exits vs. D-Backs with Torn Blister

    Jenrry Mejia leaves after five scoreless innings and 77 pitches, due to a torn blister on the middle finger of his throwing hand...

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  8. Collins: Ruben Hasn't Lost Shortstop Job

    PHOENIX -- Omar Quintanilla is starting at shortstop for the second time in the past four games Tuesday night, after getting no starts during the season's opening 10 games. Still, Terry Collins insisted Tejada is not losing the shortstop job...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 9 hours ago 7 reads 0 comments

  9. Rosenberg Turns to 'Duck Dynasty' After Awful Outing

    B.J. Rosenberg retreated early Tuesday morning to his South Jersey residence, turned on the TV, and flipped to A&E. The channel aired two hours of Duck Dynasty repeats. "I stayed away from all the sports networks," Rosenberg said...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 9 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  10. Curtis Granderson Rocking 'Thank You Jackie' Cleats

    Every player in Major League Baseball — it should be noted that four games have been postponed by rain — will sport No. 42 on Tuesday night to honor Jackie Robinson's breaking of the color barrier...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 9 hours ago 8 reads 0 comments

  11. Tuesday's Phillies-Braves Game Postponed Due to Weather

    Tuesday's game between the Phillies and Braves has been postponed due to weather conditions in the area. First pitch had been scheduled for 7:05 p.m...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 11 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  12. Game Postponed, Rotation Holds

    For the second time on the firts homestand of the Phillies season, a game has been postponed due to inclement weather. The Phillies- Braves game on tap for Tuesday night at Citizens Bank Park has been postponed...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 12 hours ago 3 reads 0 comments

  13. Mets to Put Juan Lagares on Disabled List

    The Mets ' hottest player is headed to the disabled list. After suffering a hamstring strain on Monday night, centerfielder Juan Lagares will be placed on the 15-day DL before Tuesday night's game against the Diamondbacks , a Mets source confirmed...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 14 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  14. Injuries Mean a Larger Role for Kevin Frandsen in the Outfield

    Before this season, Kevin Frandsen started only five games in the outfield in eight seasons in the majors. Injuries to Denard Span (concussion), Scott Hairston (oblique) and Nate McLouth ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 16 hours ago 4 reads 0 comments

  15. Miami Marlins' Biggest Early Season Surprises and Disappointments

    We're two weeks into the season, so you know what that means. There's a big enough sample size that we can judge what thrills and ails your favorite baseball team...

    Cheng Sio Written by Cheng Sio about 1 day ago 541 reads 10 comments

  16. Redmond Says It Will Be 'torture' Until Jose Fernandez Gets Back on Mound

    Mike Redmond knows what it's going to be like until Jose Fernandez gets back on the mound Wednesday against the Nationals .....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 17 hours ago 14 reads 0 comments

  17. Could the Mets Turn to Bobby Abreu in the Outfield?

    Juan Lagaras has been a joy to watch over the first two weeks of the Mets ' season. Curtis Granderson, while ice cold, is established in right. Chris Young is set to return on Friday and is seven-for-seven with two home runs and a 3...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 18 hours ago 24 reads 0 comments

  18. Wheeler Picks Up Slack for Overworked Mets Staff

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 18 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Granderson, Lagares injured in Metsvictory

    What outfield? Only hours after manager Terry Collins revealed intent to soon meet with his four main outfielders to discuss plans for playing time, the Mets were left searching for healthy bodies...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 18 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. Sandberg Sticks with Hot Hand in Gwynn

    Manager Ryne Sandberg is sticking with the hot hand in center field and at the top of the lineup, which happens to be Tony Gwynn Jr.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 19 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. The meaning of Braves 9, Phils 6

    THE TEMPTATION in these April games is to zoom out a little too much. After a winter without baseball and a month of the Grapefruit League, you can't help but bury yourselves neck-deep ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 19 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. Phillies Activate RHP Mike Adams, Option Luis Garcia to Minors

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 19 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. Phillies Showing Tremendous Plate Discipline

    You know about Chase Utley, but how about everyone else? After getting swept by the Brewers , the Phillies turned around and swept the Marlins in a three-game series in which they averaged five runs per game...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 19 hours ago 17 reads 0 comments

  24. Phillies' Burnett (hernia) to pitch through pain

    A.J. Burnett has been diagnosed with a hernia but has decided to continue to pitch and will make his scheduled start for the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 19 hours ago 3 reads 0 comments

  25. Lucas Duda Has Four Hits as Mets Top Diamondbacks

    PHOENIX -- Of the eight position players that Mets manager Terry Collins penciled into his lineup against the Diamondbacks Monday night, four entered play with batting averages below the Mendoza Line (...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 1 day ago 21 reads 0 comments