Francisco Rodriguez is gone, and Jose Reyes and Carlos Beltran could be next. It all depends on the next couple of weeks for the New York Mets.
Philadelphia's Roy Halladay will start for the National League in Tuesday night's All-Star game against the Los Angeles Angels' Jered Weaver.
Philadelphia's Roy Halladay will start for the National League in Tuesday night's All-Star Game against the Los Angeles Angels' Jered Weaver.
Justin Verlander slowed down the rampaging Mets, pitching seven solid innings Thursday to lead the Detroit Tigers to a 5-2 victory over New York.
The New York Mets went nearly two years without a grand slam _ then hit two in two innings.
James McDonald allowed two runs in six effective innings, Andrew McCutchen hit a two-run double and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the New York Mets 3-2 on Saturday night.
David Wright says he and Fred Wilpon have exchanged phone messages since the New York Mets owner made critical comments about the All-Star third baseman.
Desperate men do desperate things, not that Fred Wilpon needed an excuse to speak out. Forced to watch the players he made rich underperform season after season, it's a wonder the Mets' owner was able to hold his tongue this long.
Mets manager Terry Collins delivered a simple message to his team before its first game since owner Fred Wilpon's frosty comments about three of the club's biggest stars were published.