Stories tagged: Mets
UPDATED: Thu., April 20, 2017, 7:22 p.m.
New York Mets activate closer Jeurys Familia after 15-game suspension
Mets closer Jeurys Familia rejoined the team Thursday after serving a 15-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy, saying he was ready to pitch in any role.
UPDATED: Thu., April 20, 2017, 7:21 p.m.
Mets put Wright on 60-day disabled list, further delaying his return after neck surgery
The New York Mets have shifted third baseman David Wright to the 60-day disabled list, further delaying his return following neck surgery.
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 6:41 p.m.
Notebook: Yankees’ Tanaka has forearm strain, will miss his next start
New York Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka will miss his scheduled start Monday at Toronto because of what manager Joe Girardi called a slight lower right forearm strain.
Mon., Sept. 19, 2016, 7:17 p.m.
Baseball notebook: Scully heads into final week behind mic at Dodger Stadium
Scully is heading into his final week behind the mic at Dodger Stadium before concluding his career on Oct. 2 in San Francisco, where the Dodgers end the regular season …
Sat., Sept. 3, 2016, 8:45 p.m.
Notebook: Reliever Joe Nathan is back with the Giants
Nearly 13 years after he was traded away, Joe Nathan is back with the Giants.
Mon., Aug. 22, 2016, 7:08 p.m.
Baseball notebook: A’s fine Butler, Valencia following clubhouse fight
The Athletics fined Billy Butler and Danny Valencia on Monday after they were involved in a clubhouse fight last week that led to Butler being placed on the seven-day concussion …
Mon., Aug. 15, 2016, 6:49 p.m.
Baseball notebook: Paxton to miss start, DL is possibility
James Paxton’s status is back on hold in terms of rejoining the Mariners’ rotation. Paxton was scratched from his scheduled Tuesday start after reporting some forearm soreness prior to Monday’s …
Fri., Aug. 12, 2016, 8:06 p.m.
Baseball notes: A-Rod doubles in Yanks’ finale
His tribute ended by a storm, Alex Rodriguez began his final game with the New York Yankees by hitting a run-scoring double in the first inning Friday night.
Sun., July 31, 2016, 6:47 p.m.
Baseball notebook: Indians acquire Andrew Miller from Yankees
Serious about winning it all this season, the Indians acquired left-handed reliever Andrew Miller from the Yankees on Sunday for four players. To land Miller, 31, one of baseball’s best …
Fri., July 29, 2016, 7:19 p.m.
Baseball notes: Padres starters Cashner, Rea to Marlins in 7-player deal
Buyers at the trade deadline for a change, the Miami Marlins believe they now have enough starting pitching to make a playoff push.
Mon., July 18, 2016, 6:44 p.m.
Baseball notebook: Nationals’ Strasburg recaptures dominance with 13-0 start
Watching Stephen Strasburg on the mound in 90-degree heat, Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker recalled how he heard the right-hander would “wilt” in these situations. Nothing about Strasburg’s outing against …
Mon., June 27, 2016, 7 p.m.
Baseball notebook: Losses to Cleveland leave Tigers in a hole
When the Detroit Tigers won the A.L. Central every year from 2011-14, the title often seemed to come down to a handful of head-to-head matchups between the champions and their …
Thu., June 23, 2016, 7:12 p.m.
Baseball notes: Powell suspended after violation
Seattle Mariners minor league outfielder Boog Powell has been suspended 80 games for violating Major League Baseball’s drug agreement after testing positive for a banned performance-enhancing substance.
Thu., June 16, 2016, 7:04 p.m.
Mets’ Wright has neck surgery
Now it’s certain: David Wright will be sidelined for the foreseeable future.
Mon., May 23, 2016, 6:38 p.m.
Baseball notebook: Ventura: says relievers, media pose threats to Bradley’s streak
Robin Ventura holds the longest hitting streak in major college baseball at 58 games. But the Chicago White Sox manager thinks Boston’s Jackie Bradley Jr. faces many more obstacles as …
Tue., May 17, 2016, 7:25 p.m.
Baseball Notes: Odor suspended for 8 games and Bautista for 1 after brawl
Texas second baseman Rougned Odor was suspended for eight games and fined $5,000 by Major League Baseball on Tuesday for punching Toronto’s Jose Bautista on the jaw.
Sun., April 17, 2016, 6:57 p.m.
A-Rod homers after lineup shuffle to end 0-for-19 skid
Alex Rodriguez homered on the first pitch he saw Sunday, ending his hitless skid immediately after he was dropped three spots to sixth in the New York Yankees’ batting order. …
Sun., April 10, 2016, 5:47 p.m.
Sore Jacob deGrom to miss next turn in Mets rotation
One week into the season, the heralded New York Mets starting rotation is having health issues. Jacob deGrom, the 2014 NL Rookie of the Year, will miss his scheduled start …
Thu., April 7, 2016, 7:27 p.m.
Modern baseball may have new founder
Modern baseball may have found its birth certificate. And with it a new birth date, and new founding father.
Sat., Dec. 1, 2012, midnight
Mets, Wright agree to eight-year contract
The face of the New York Mets plans to stick around for quite a while. All-Star third baseman David Wright and the Mets agreed Friday to a $138 million, eight-year …
Tue., Sept. 13, 2011, midnight
Mets want to wear Sept. 11 caps in 2012
Mets player representative Josh Thole hopes to come to an agreement soon with Major League Baseball on a policy that would allow his team to wear emergency service-department caps during …
Sat., Feb. 5, 2011, midnight
Madoff lawsuit: Mets owners owe victims $300M
NEW YORK – The owners of the Mets turned a blind eye to Bernard Madoff’s massive fraud, reaping $300 million in false profits and using a large chunk to run …
Tue., Feb. 1, 2011, midnight
Signed The Seattle Mariners have signed right-handed pitcher Jamey Wright as a minor league free agent and invited him to spring training. The 36-year-old Wright appeared in 28 games last …