1. Quietly, Curtis Granderson Has Put the Mets on His Back

    Steven Matz was the story on Sunday, drawing nationwide headlines for his three-hit, four-RBI debut and his 7²/₃ brilliant innings on the mound. But the Mets wouldn't have swept the doubleheader against the Reds without Curtis Granderson...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Ben Revere Quietly on His Way to a Career Year

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 21 reads 0 comments

  3. The Phillies, Finally, Say They'll Be Embracing Sabermetrics

    A change is coming to the Philadelphia Phillies , who are in last place, ready for a fire sale and without a long-term manager after Ryne Sandberg up and quit Friday because he was tired of losing...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 7 days ago 29 reads 0 comments

  4. Jose Fernandez's Return Will Remind Us All of MLB-Best Upside

    He's coming back. Whisper it, sing it, shout it from the mountaintop — Jose Fernandez of the Miami Marlins , arguably the most exciting young arm in baseball, is about to pitch in a big league game for the first time in more than a year...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 days ago 18,607 reads 30 comments

  5. Phillies' Rebuild to Come Later, as They Lose Again

    ON THE DAY the Phillies named a new president - with the bonus of the ownership group ending its unofficial vow of silence - the soon-to-retire, current team president announced that ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 7 days ago 51 reads 0 comments

  6. Ranking the Washington Nationals' Best All-Star Game Candidates

    Before the season, I could've written down the names of the Washington Nationals ' five starting pitchers and it would have only been a slight exaggeration to submit that as a list of the team's top five All-Star Game candidates...

    Danny Garrison Written by Danny Garrison about 7 days ago 2,361 reads 2 comments

  7. Steven Matz Has a Sandwich Named in His Honor

    Mets rookie Steven Matz debuted Sunday and was excellent, both with the bat and on the hill. In somewhat related news, he also has a sandwich named after him...

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  8. Mets Shouldn't Give Up Future to Compete Now

    There you go, Mets fans. There's your future. Few teams have a brighter one. This is how championship teams are built...

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  9. Harper's Always Been Known as a Touted Prospect and Talented Player

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  10. Ruben Amaro Will Be Making All of the Phillies' Moves for the Rest of the Season

    Andy MacPhail was introduced today as the Phillies ' president-elect, and part of that job will be to evaluate Ruben Amaro for the remainder of the season to see if he should keep his job...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 7 days ago 200 reads 0 comments

  11. Chad Billingsley Is Ready to Rejoin the Phillies' Rotation

    Right-hander Chad Billingsley will come off the disabled list and rejoin the Phillies ' rotation Thursday versus the Brewers , reports Todd Zolecki of MLB .com...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 days ago 36 reads 0 comments

  12. Sweating Off the Hangover in Philly

    Conventional wisdom says that right now the best team in baseball is the St. Louis Cardinals , who are five games ahead of any other team and who own baseball's best run differential...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 days ago 1,916 reads 0 comments

  13. Billingsley to Return Thursday vs. Brewers

    RHP Chad Billingsley will start for PHI on Thursday vs. MIL. A corresponding move will be made then to accommodate him on the roster...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Report: Latos, Haren Garnering Interest in Trade Market

    # Marlins have received multiple trade inquiries on Mat Latos and Dan Haren, sources say. Can move starter with Jose Fernandez's return...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  15. Mets Move Wilmer Flores off Shortstop

    There were plenty of skeptics when it came to Wilmer Flores' ability to be an everyday shortstop defensively and apparently the Mets now agree, shifting him to second base with plans ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 days ago 71 reads 0 comments

  16. Steven Matz's Family Celebrates His Breakout Game at Citi Field

    Steven Matz had so many supporters venture to Citi Field for his major-league debut that his mother, Lori, wondered why she even bothered to bring her cellphone. "Who am I going to text?'' she said...

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  17. MacPhail Arrival Becomes Official Monday

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 2,068 reads 0 comments

  18. Must C: Amazing Matz's Debut

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  19. Rookie Phenom Maikel Franco Gives Phillies the Next Franchise Centerpiece

    The Philadelphia Phillies are such a mess that when their manager quit last week, their players barely seemed to care . They're such a mess that they recently went out in search of someone to fix the situation ( hello, Andy MacPhail )...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 8 days ago 26,702 reads 32 comments

  20. Stock Up, Stock Down for Mets' Top 10 Prospects for Week 12

    As June nears its end, the New York Mets are now 40-37, although they have played like two completely different teams at home and on the road...

    Shale Briskin Written by Shale Briskin about 8 days ago 9,112 reads 9 comments

  21. Offensive Woes Continue as Marlins Lose to Dodgers

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  22. 'Unreal': Matz Family -- Including Grandpa Burt -- in Disbelief

    They stood in the bowels of Citi Field, about 15 members of Steven Matz' immediate family and his closest friends, all of them beaming, grinning broadly and looking spent at the same time...

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  23. The Most Important Thing Matz Provided Mets Was a Smile

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  24. Phillies Beat Nationals 8-5 for Doubleheader Split

    PHILADELPHIA -- Cesar Hernandez had four hits, and the Philadelphia Phillies stopped Washington's eight-game winning streak with an 8-5 victory over the Nationals in the second half of a doubleheader on Sunday...

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  25. Steven Matz vs. Reds: Stats, Highlights, Reaction from Mets Prospect's Debut

    The New York Mets have been struggling to score runs lately. Rookie pitcher Steven Matz, making his first career start on Sunday against the Cincinnati Reds , took matters into his own hands by driving in four runs on three hits...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 days ago 22,785 reads 47 comments