1:05 AM EDT, Sun October 26, 2014

Olney: Hamels could be in play for Red Sox

With interim Phillies president Pat Gillick saying he thinks his team is a couple of years away from contending, ESPN The Magazine's Buster Olney speculates in his blog that it's possible the Phillies would be willing to trade star left-hander Cole Hamels for a package that could help their rebuilding process. Olney also points out that the Red Sox would likely be very interested in Hamels, as they wouldn't have to make as big of a commitment to him in terms of dollars and years as they would Jon Lester on the open market in free agency: For a team such as the Cubs or Red Sox -- two...
MetsBlog 18 hours ago

5 Posts You May Have Missed on MetsBlog

1. Kevin Long is a good addition. However, while awesome hitting coaches are great, awesome hitters are better >> Read More. 2. The Mets may try to trade for a top outfielder, but they’re likely to keep rolling with veteran, versatile, interchangeable mercenaries >> Read More. 3. Keith Hernandez, the Royals and Giants are proof that there […]

Twinsights: Tom Brunansky, Twins coaches in 'limbo' during manager search

In recent days the New York Mets hired Kevin Long, becoming the fifth big-league team to fill an open hitting coach position since the season ended. Meanwhile, former Twins all-star and World Series champion Tom Brunansky and the rest of Ron Gardenhire’s former coaching staff remain in limbo while the Twins’ manager search reached Day 27 on Saturday. According to Brunansky, the Twins’ hitting coach the past two seasons, he hasn’t been informed of any interview requests that may have been submitted by other clubs. The Boston Red Sox, Houston Astros, Chicago Cubs and Milwaukee Brewers...

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CSN Washington 29 mins ago

Giants surge past Royals 11-4 to tie Series 2-all

The San Francisco Giants surged past the Kansas City Royals 11-4 Saturday to tie the World Series at two games apiece.

LSU tags Ole Miss with its first loss

Bo Wallace was on the cusp of prolonging No. 3 Mississippi's bid for an unbeaten season, until Louisiana State safety Ronald Martin got in the way.

Marlins' Stanton receives Hank Aaron award

Clayton Kershaw may edge out Giancarlo Stanton for the 2014 National League Most Valuable Player award next month. If that’s the case, Stanton can take solace in a pretty good consolation prize.

Pecka keeps Strikers playoff bid in reach

FORT LAUDERDALE — A possible playoff berth hanging in the balance for the Fort Lauderdale Strikers.

FAU can't hold early lead, falls at No. 23 Marshall

HUNTINGTON, W. Va. – Coach Charlie Partridge had a decision to make.

Stanton named NL's Hank Aaron Award winner

Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw and an 88-mile-an-hour fastball to the face by Brewers pitcher Mike Fiers will probably prevent Giancarlo Stanton from earning the National League's highest honor this season. But nobody -- not even the great Kershaw -- could...
Newsday 6 hours ago

Jeurys Familia undergoes hernia surgery, says Mets

Mets setup man Jeurys Familia underwent surgery on Friday to repair bilateral sports hernias, the team announced on Saturday.

Familia has surgery

Mets reliever Jeurys Familia had successful surgery Friday to repair bilateral sports hernias, the Mets announced. Dr. Bill Myers performed the surgery in Philadelphia, and Familia is headed to his home in the Dominican Republic. Familia went 2-5 with a …

Dolphins put Dion Jordan on 53-man roster

JACKSONVILLE - Dion Jordan was removed from the suspended list Saturday and put on the Dolphins' 53-man roster, suggesting he'll be on the active roster for Sunday's game against Jacksonville.

Familia undergoes hernia surgery

Jeurys Familia #27 RPNew York Mets 2014 STATS GM76 W2 L5 BB32 K73 ERA2.21 NEW YORK -- Jeurys Familia underwent surgery on Friday in Philadelphia to repair bilateral sports hernias. Dr. Bill Meyers performed the procedure. He also operated on Jenrry Mejia for a sports hernia shortly after the season.
Newark Star-Ledger 9 hours ago

Mets reliever Jeurys Familia undergoes surgery

He posted a 2.21 ERA in 76 appearances. Familia struck out 73 batters in 77 1/3 innings.

Heritage-Delray pushes win streak to six games

DELRAY BEACH – American Heritage-Delray sideswiped sister-school rival American Heritage 45-35 on Friday night to push its winning streak to six games.

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