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Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports
By Diane Quail On Sunday, January 18th, 2015
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MiLB’s New Pitch Clock Rule Could Set Back Pitching Prospects

Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports   34 days until Yankees’ pitchers and catchers report to spring training.  Not like anyone is counting.  35 more days of off-season training, from strength and conditioning More...

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By Jordan Voron On Friday, January 9th, 2015
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Give Ruben Amaro Jr. Some Credit (Seriously)

(AP Photo)   Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. has become one of the biggest punchlines in Philadelphia over the past few years, and for good reason. But as the team finally starts the rebuilding process, More...

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By Guy Kipp On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
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Piazza Closer, But Denied Again in Hall Vote

(Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)   For the second year in a row, a former Met has been voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. But, for the second year in a row, that former Met is not Mike Piazza. Pedro Martinez, More...

By Gary Phillips On Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014
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Yankees Owe $18.3 Million After Luxury Tax Hit

Wageviolationlawyer.com According to the Associated Press, the New York Yankees owe $18.3 million in luxury taxes after having a 2014 payroll of $225.6 million. AP Graphic The Yankees actually owe less then More...

The Mets would love to work out a trade for Colorado Rockies shortstop, Troy Tulowitzki. (Scott Cunningham/Getty)
By Kahlil Thomas On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014
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Are The Mets Willing To Trade Their Arms To Get A Good Shortstop?

The Mets would love to work out a trade for Colorado Rockies shortstop, Troy Tulowitzki. (Scott Cunningham/Getty) The 2014 New York Mets season was a season of ups and downs. After a 79-83 showing and injuries at More...

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By Guy Kipp On Thursday, October 30th, 2014
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Mets await awards season; Lagares and deGrom possible honorees

(Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images) Now that the San Francisco Giants have added another notch to their even-year dynasty with their World Series victory over the Royals, attention can turn to the lineup of post-season More...

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By Sean Saint Jacques On Thursday, October 9th, 2014
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American and National League Championship Series Preview

Steve Nesius/Reuters The Division Series in both leagues were short, but filled with drama and now that the real championship contenders have emerged. It is time to break down the Championship Series. In the American More...

Mandatory Credit: John Munson/THE STAR-LEDGER via USA TODAY Sports
By J.A. Michelle On Friday, September 26th, 2014
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New York’s finest: Derek Jeter is a true role model

Mandatory Credit: John Munson/THE STAR-LEDGER via USA TODAY Sports Earlier this year, when it was announced that there would be a yearlong tribute for Derek Jeter as he was aiming to retire, some of the national More...

(Jeter Logo to be worn by Yankees Sept 7th.)
By Tom Izzo On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014
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All Jeter Everything. Yankees To Honor Captain Throughout September.

(Jeter Logo to be worn by Yankees Sept 7th.) As if the Derek Jeter showcase/all-star game wasn’t enough drooling over the hall of fame shortstop, the New York Yankees have announced they will be sporting patches More...

Seattle Mariners v Detroit Tigers
By Elizabeth DiPietro On Thursday, August 28th, 2014
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Price is Not Right as Yankees Make Offensive Statement in Detroit

The Yankees chased Detroit starter, David Price, from the game with a huge third inning. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images) Throughout most of July and August, the Yankees have struggled to score more than three More...

Yankees top pitching prospect Luis Severino has been promoted to Trenton.
By Matt Kardos On Tuesday, July 15th, 2014
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Yankees Top Pitching Prospect Severino Promoted to Trenton

(Altoona, PA) – As the Trenton  Thunder began the All-Star break on Tuesday, former team beat writer and current Baseball America Social Media Editor, Josh Norris, reported on Twitter that the Yankees More...

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By Guy Kipp On Monday, July 14th, 2014
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Mets Arrive at All-Star Break in Decent Shape After All

Mike Stobe/Getty Images When the official halfway mark was reached a couple of weeks in advance of the All-Star break this week, the Mets stood at 37-44, and Double G Sports was all set to publish an article on More...