| Aug 18, 2014
| 10:14 AM
NEW YORK -- Right-hander Bartolo Colon was scratched from his scheduled start for the New York Mets Monday after he flew home to the Dominican Republic to be with his hospitalized mother.
Mets manager Terry Collins said Monday morning that Colon's...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Anthony Recker belted a tie-breaking three-run homer in the top of the seventh inning that propelled the New York Mets to a 5-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.
Recker's blast off reliever Justin De Fratus capped a four-...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 9:10 PM
WASHINGTON -- The Washington Nationals are flying high as they head to Atlanta on Friday for a showdown with the Braves.
And left fielder Bryce Harper will certainly be on the trip and not headed to the minor leagues, as rookie manager Matt Williams...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 2:17 PM
On the day Derek Jeter passed Honus Wagner for sixth place on the all-time hits list — the 3,431st of the Yankee captain's career — we pose a question: Really, don't you think the Yankees need to slow down these ceremonies awarding plaques...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 7:10 PM
NEW YORK — Left-hander Cole Hamels concluded an impressive July by throwing eight shutout innings, and second baseman Chase Utley crushed a grand slam into the second deck in the seventh inning to break open the Philadelphia Phillies' 6-0 win over...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:49 PM
NEW YORK -- Daniel Murphy has authored a tutorial for the younger members of the New York Mets on how to survive early career hiccups and emerge as a reliable regular. Now the All-Star second baseman has to hope he can remain around long enough to see the...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 7:50 PM
NEW YORK — The Marlins embarked on the just completed 10-game road trip in the wild card mix. Going 5-5 didn't keep them there, but considering the circumstances they headed home Thursday feeling pretty good.
Four games in, the Marlins lost...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 6:54 PM
Chris Heisey's go-ahead home run in the seventh inning lifted the Cincinnati Reds to a 2-1 victory over the visiting New York Mets on Saturday.
Todd Frazier also homered among his two hits and Brayan Pena supplied two hits for the Reds, who bounced back...
| Sep 8, 2014
By Jeff Wallner, The Sports Xchange
CINCINNATI — The Cincinnati Reds have the fewest errors of any team in major league baseball. The Reds committed two on Sunday afternoon, and the New York Mets made them pay for both.
Former Catasauqua High...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 6:22 PM
NEW YORK With young aces Jose Fernandez and Matt Harvey starting Saturday’s Citi Field matinee, the odds of a pitching duel appeared pretty good. Both allowed a run over six and seven innings, respectively.
It took 14 more pitchers throwing 371...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 12:40 AM
KEY MOMENT: Hank Conger was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded in the bottom of the 11th to give the Angels the walk-off victory. That came after the Angels missed a couple of chances in the eighth and 10th innings, when Albert Pujols failed to...