Major League Baseball

Goodrum's 2 Homers Lift Tigers Over Indians 6-3

DETROIT (AP) – The injury-plagued Detroit Tigers battled gamely against another top pitcher. Niko Goodrum homered twice and drove in five runs, and Detroit beat Carlos Carrasco and the Cleveland Indians 6-3 on Monday night. It was the second straight day the...

Tigers' Candelario (wrist tendinitis) heads to DL

4:28 PM ET The Detroit Tigers placed starting third baseman Jeimer Candelario on the 10-day disabled list Monday with tendinitis in his left wrist. Infielder Dawel Lugo was recalled from Triple-A Toledo in a corresponding move. Candelario is tied for the Tigers' lead...

Preview: Nationals at Marlins, Friday, 7:10 p.m.

Preview: Nationals at Marlins, Friday, 7:10 p.m.

Nationals at Marlins When/where: 7:10 p.m., Marlins Park, Miami On the air TV: Fox Sports Florida; Radio: 940-AM, 710-AM (Spanish) On the mound Nationals RHP Max Scherzer (7-1, 1.78 ERA, 0.853 WHIP) vs. Marlins RHP Jose Ureña (0-7, 4.55 ERA, 1.221 WHIP):...

MLB notebook: Bautista lands 1-year deal with Mets

MLB notebook: Bautista lands 1-year deal with Mets

Jose Bautista and the New York Mets agreed to a one-year contract on Tuesday after the veteran slugger was released by the Atlanta Braves on Sunday. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. The Mets optioned third baseman Phillip Evans to Triple-A Las Vegas in...

Mets unload on De La Rosa in the 7th to break open game

Mets unload on De La Rosa in the 7th to break open game

The Arizona Diamondbacks and New York Mets were stalemated 1-1 until the 7th inning on Sunday when pinch-hitter Asdrubal Cabrera and shortstop Amed Rosario blasted back-to-back homeruns off veteran D-back reliever Jorge De La Rosa. De La Rosa, a 37-year-old from Nuevo...

Mets' Lagares (toe) likely to miss rest of season

Mets' Lagares (toe) likely to miss rest of season

3:46 PM ET The New York Mets have announced that outfielder Juan Lagares will require toe surgery and is expected to miss the remainder of the season. Lagares hyperextended the big toe on his left foot and tore a ligament Thursday night when he raced to catch a drive...

Mets put Cespedes on DL with hip flexor strain

Mets put Cespedes on DL with hip flexor strain

11:18 AM ET The New York Mets have placed outfielder Yoenis Cespedes on the 10-day disabled list with a right hip strain. The Mets announced the roster move, which is retroactive to Monday, before Wednesday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays. Infielder Phillip Evans...

Mets-Phillies postponed by rain after 1-hour delay.

Mets-Phillies postponed by rain after 1-hour delay.

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies have been rained out after a one-hour rain delay Saturday night. The game will be made up in Philadelphia on Aug. 16 as a part of a single-admission doubleheader that will start at 4:05 p.m. It will...

In A Season Of Extremes, The New York Mets Are Average

In A Season Of Extremes, The New York Mets Are Average

Share to email Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin Share to google Tom Van Riper , Contributor I write about the New York Mets Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. CINCINNATI, OH - Mets' Devin Mesoraco strikes out in the ninth...