5:39 AM EDT, Sat March 25, 2017
philly.com 8 hours ago

Phillies' Michael Saunders suffers bruised hand

TAMPA, Fla. - The Phillies believe they have survived their second injury scare in 10 days as they said Michael Saunders is fine after he was removed from Friday afternoon's game after being hit by a pitch in the hand.
New York Daily News 8 hours ago
Collins makes right move in picking Rene Rivera for Opening Day

Collins makes right move in picking Rene Rivera for Opening Day

Maybe the four stolen bases by the Astros on Friday clinched it.
Newsday 9 hours ago

Mets' Travis d'Arnaud-Noah Syndergaard battery can't be recharged

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- The Mets' winter solution to Travis d'Arnaud's defensive concerns was to hire Glenn Sherlock, a catching instructor, rather than pursue an upgrade at the position. But now, after that leap of faith, they find themselves working without a net as the regular season looms only 10 days away.

Yelich and Stanton back in Marlins lineup Saturday vs. Cardinals

Saturday: Marlins vs. Cardinals, 1:05 p.m. Where: Roger Dean Stadium, Jupiter Marlins lineup: 2B Dee Gordon, C J.T. Realmuto, CF Christian Yelich, RF Giancarlo Stanton, LF Marcell Ozuna, 3B Derek Dietrich, 1B Tyler Moore, SS Miguel Rojas, P Justin Nicolino Marlins pitchers: LHP Justin Nicolino,...
Newark Star-Ledger 12 hours ago
Astros run all over Mets in 2-0 spring training win | Rapid Reaction

Astros run all over Mets in 2-0 spring training win | Rapid Reaction

Noah Syndergaard allowed one earned run and four stolen bases in the Mets' 2-0 Grapefruit League loss to Houston.
SportsNet New York 12 hours ago

The Astros ran wild on Syndergaard and d'Arnaud on Friday

The Astros stole four bases Friday with Mets RHP Noah Syndergaard on the mound and Travis d'Arnaud behind the plate.
CSN Philly 12 hours ago

Yankees 3, Phillies 2: Jeremy Hellickson shines; big roster meeting on deck

Jeremy Hellickson was sharp Friday in a 3-2 loss to the Yankees, while a big roster meeting is around the corner for the Phillies. By Jim Salisbury

Christian Yelich, Giancarlo Stanton return to Marlins from WBC with gold medals and memories

Christian Yelich stood in front of his locker Friday afternoon, an equipment bag full of red, white and blue souvenirs at his feet, still coming down from the high of winning the World Baseball Classic with Team USA this week. The clothes, Yelich said, still reeked — in the best way — of alcohol....
philly.com 13 hours ago

Freddy Galvis, Jeremy Hellickson star in Phillies' win over Yankees

TAMPA - Freddy Galvis drove in two runs and Jeremy Hellickson pitched his best outing of spring but it was not enough as the Phillies fell to the Yankees, 3-2, in a Grapefruit League game at George M. Steinbrenner Field.
Grand Rapids Press 13 hours ago
Matthew Boyd's grip on rotation spot tightens in Tigers' walk-off win over Braves

Matthew Boyd's grip on rotation spot tightens in Tigers' walk-off win over Braves

Left-hander pitches another five scoreless innings and now sports 21-to-0 strikeout-to-walk ratio in spring training. LAKELAND, Fla. - Matthew Boyd commanded the strike zone on the strength of his off-speed stuff Friday afternoon. As a result, the Detroit Tigers left-hander appears to be tightening his grip on a spot in the starting rotation. Boyd pitched five scoreless innings in the Tigers' 3-2, walk-off win over the Atlanta Braves in 10 innings at Joker Marchant Stadium. Forty-seven of his 60 pitches during the game went for strikes. Afterwards, he threw...
SportsNet New York 13 hours ago

Syndergaard sharp as Mets lose to Astros, 2-0

Noah Syndergaard allowed one run in six innings as the Mets lost to the Astros, 2-0.

Edinson Volquez named Marlins' Opening Day by Don Mattingly; Adam Conley and Jose Urena candidates for No. 5 starter spot

Edinson Volquez will start on Opening Day for the Miami Marlins, manager Don Mattingly announced Friday. The right-handed Volquez, the club’s signature offseason addition, will take the ball April 3 against the Nationals in Washington, D.C., pitching in his team’s first game of the season for the...
SportsNet New York 15 hours ago

Jose Reyes is confident he can steal 30 bases this season

Reyes is expected to hit leadoff and start at third base in David Wright's absence. The last time he stole 30 bases was in 2014 when playing for the Blue Jays.
philly.com 15 hours ago

Phillies' Pat Neshek: Sport needed this U.S. World Baseball Classic victory

CLEARWATER, Fla. - Pat Neshek is a baseball purist, a Phillies reliever with a funky windup who finds pride in studying and appreciating the game's past through his extensive memorabilia collection. But, by the end of the World Baseball Classic, where he had danced off the mound after strikeouts and hoisted a gaudy statue of a bald eagle to the grass at Dodger Stadium, he was convinced.
Amazin Avenue 15 hours ago
Mets’ top 25 all-time home run leaders, #16: Cleon Jones

Mets’ top 25 all-time home run leaders, #16: Cleon Jones

Cleon Jones was a Met of the near-lifer variety and the best hitter on the 1969 Miracle Mets team. 16. Cleon Jones Home runs as a Met: 93Home run rate: 1 per 50.4 Plate Appearances (2%) I grew up in the Binghamton area and was about 11 years old when it was announced that the Mets’ Double-A affiliate was moving to town. I basically went out of my mind with joy. Most of that region’s baseball fans favor the other team from New York, and here, finally, I would have my team to root for—a minor-league version, anyway—just a few miles from my parents’ house. For the first time in my...

NL East Player News

  • 7 Noah Syndergaard

    Noah Syndergaard

    Mets' Travis d'Arnaud-Noah Syndergaard battery can't be recharged

  • 3 Jose Reyes

    Jose Reyes

    Jose Reyes is confident he can steal 30 bases this season

  • 2 Travis d'Arnaud

    Travis d'Arnaud

    Mets' Travis d'Arnaud-Noah Syndergaard battery can't be recharged

  • 2 Jeremy Hellickson

    Jeremy Hellickson

    Freddy Galvis, Jeremy Hellickson star in Phillies' win over Yankees

  • 2 Giancarlo Stanton

    Giancarlo Stanton

    WBC provides playoff atmosphere Miami's Stanton craves The Associated Press

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