1. Collins Mulling Setup Options with Farnsworth Closing

    The upshot of manager Terry Collins shifting Kyle Farnsworth from the eighth to the ninth inning is that the Mets no longer have any obvious setup options.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 2 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  2. Mets to Use Bobby Abreu as First Option off the Bench

    After picking up Jose Valverde and Kyle Farnsworth off the scrap heap and putting them in their bullpen, the Mets are now using the same game plan with their bench, bringing up 40-year-old Bobby Abreu to be the team's primary pinch hitter...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 2 days ago 40 reads 0 comments

  3. NY Mets Should Follow Cardinals Model, Break in Prospect's Arms in Bullpen

    The starting pitching gives these Mets a chance to surprise, especially if Jenrry Mejia is now a star on the rise. The offense is quite another matter, which practically rules out serious contention...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 2 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  4. Cliff Lee Is Doing Just Fine,thanks

    On Opening Day, Cliff Lee gave up eight runs on 11 hits in five innings. That's not a Cliff Lee anyone is used to seeing. I actually got asked on a radio show if Cliff Lee is on the decline...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 2 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  5. Phillies Tickets Among Most Expensive in Major League Baseball

    According to a report by The Street, Phillies tickets are among the priciest in the majors, which could explain the team's lackluster attendance during the first homestand of the season...

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  6. Philadelphia at LA Dodgers

    Phillies right-hander A.J. Burnett learned last week he has an inguinal hernia, but he plans to pitch through it and have surgery after the season.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 2 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  7. Phillies' Core Four Waiting for Everybody Else to Catch Up

    We've heard all offseason that their core players need to perform, that their big money guys need to earn their big money, that all that has been missing from this club over the past couple of seasons is consistent production from the familiar faces...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 2 days ago 50 reads 0 comments

  8. Sandberg Maintains Faith in Slow-Starting Asche

    After starting three straight games in Denver, Cody Asche did not play in the Phillies ' 7-0 win over the Dodgers on Monday night.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 2 days ago 98 reads 0 comments

  9. Jacob deGrom Should Be a Part of the New York Mets in the Near Future

    The New York Mets are loaded with high-level pitching prospects such as Noah Syndergaard and Rafael Montero , but it could be Jacob deGrom who makes the biggest impact on the major league roster this season...

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  10. Andrelton Simmons' Added Offense Could Make Braves' Extension Look Like a Steal

    Andrelton Simmons' value to the Atlanta Braves was evident before the 2014 season began. Based on sterling defensive ability and the hope of offensive upside in the 24-year-old, ...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 2 days ago 3,038 reads 3 comments

  11. Stock Up, Stock Down for Philadelphia Phillies' Top 10 Prospects Entering Week 4

    It was a tough week for the Philadelphia Phillies , as they went 2-4 in six games and fell to last place in the National League East...

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  12. Grandy Hitless Streak Reaches 0-for-19

    Granderson struck out in all three of his at-bats Monday but reached base by getting hit by a pitch. That upped his hitless streak to 19 straight at-bats.....

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  13. Gattis Delivers Walk-off Home Run as Braves Keep Marlins Winless on the Road

    Evan Gattis made sure that the Miami Marlins remained the only team in the majors without a road victory...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 days ago 252 reads 0 comments

  14. Marlins Fight Back but Fall to Braves in Ten Innings

    The Miami Marlins came back to tie Monday's game in the ninth inning only to fall in the tenth by a final score of 4-2 to the Atlanta Braves ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 days ago 25 reads 0 comments

  15. Gattis Lifts Braves with Walkoff Shot in 10th

    ATLANTA -- Evan Gattis hit a two-run homer in the 10th inning, leading the Atlanta Braves past the Miami Marlins 4-2 Monday night.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 2 days ago 1,359 reads 0 comments

  16. NY Mets Wear Camouflage Uniforms, Beat Cardinals as Jenrry Mejia Picks Up Win

    It seemed like a long time ago. It was many injuries and several different roles ago at least. Monday night, Jenrry Mejia earned his first win over the Cardinals in four years, shutting ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 days ago 92 reads 0 comments

  17. Mejia Sharp, Leads Wright, Mets over Cardinals 2-0

    Jenrry Mejia pitched four-hit ball into the seventh inning, David Wright delivered another key hit and the New York Mets beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-0 Monday night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 days ago 457 reads 0 comments

  18. Video: Tejada Makes Diving Grab, Starts DP

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  19. Stock Up, Stock Down for Atlanta Braves' Top 10 Prospects for Week 3

    Welcome back to the Atlanta Braves weekly top 10 prospect stock watch, where every week, we'll check in on the organization's next generation of players. You can find last week's Braves prospect watch here ...

    Martin Gandy Written by Martin Gandy about 3 days ago 6,064 reads 0 comments

  20. Brown Demoted to Clear Spot for Abreu

    Andrew Brown was shipped to Triple-A Las Vegas before Monday's series opener against the St. Louis Cardinals , clearing the roster spot for the promotion of Bobby Abreu...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 days ago 184 reads 0 comments

  21. The Miami Marlins' Early Season Power Surge

    The Miami Marlins are a surprising third in the majors in runs scored, and a big reason for that is the team's surprising surge in power...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 days ago 68 reads 0 comments

  22. Hefner and Harvey throwing from 90 feet

    Matt Harvey and Jeremy Hefner took another step in their rehab from Tommy John this past week, each tossing a baseball from 90 feet...

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  23. For Now, No Glaring Need for Gavin Floyd

    Gavin Floyd has made four minor league rehab starts and is penciled in for at least two more before the Braves consider bringing the veteran right-hander off the DL...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 days ago 199 reads 0 comments

  24. Freeman Channeling Chipper as Mets Tormentor

    Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman does not believe he has been around long enough to have earned the "Mets Killer" title that Chipper Jones gained during his long, storied career...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  25. Harvey Throws from 90 Feet as Mets Ace Progresses in Rehab from TJ Surgery

    It was a tough day for Matt Harvey's favorite hockey team, the Rangers , but overall a good weekend for the pitcher.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 days ago 106 reads 0 comments