Tagged: ‘MLB’

DeGrom Wins 7th Straight Start As Mets Top Cardinals
July 19th, 2017 at 11:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (AP) รข?? Staked to an early lead, Jacob deGrom pitched into the seventh inning and won his career-best seventh straight start as the Mets beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-3 on Wednesday. New York jumped on Mike Leake (6-8) for seven runs in the first two innings and...

Shooter McGavin throws out first pitch at Brooklyn Cyclones’ ‘Villain Appreciation Night’
July 19th, 2017 at 8:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Mets' Single-A affiliate brought a legendary sports villain to the game, famously played by Christopher McDonald. Frank Trapper/Getty Images In keeping up with zany Minor League Baseball promotions, the Brooklyn Cyclones held "Villain Appreciation Night" on Wednesday. On a ... Read Original Post at Sports Media 101...

Bartolo Colon considering retirement after debut with Twins
July 19th, 2017 at 3:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** Bartolo Colon has told ESPN's Marly Rivera that he is contemplating retirement following his debut with the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night. Colon, 44, took the loss in the Twins' 6-3 setback against the New York Yankees, going four innings and surrendering four earned runs on eight hits. The...

Keith Hernandez left the SNY booth to buy a pretzel in the middle of another Mets loss
July 19th, 2017 at 2:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** Mets broadcaster Keith Hernandez decided to take a break during a broadcast. Elsa/Getty Images The New York Mets are 41-50 this season, and they're bad in the worst possible way: with and old, uninspired, injured and underperforming roster that has fans feeling silly for believing before the season that...

Terry Collins, Jacob deGrom downplay Mets trade rumors
July 19th, 2017 at 2:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Mets manager Terry Collins wants his team to focus on the game, not trade rumors. Brad Penner/USA TODAY Sports The New York Mets (41-50, 15 games out in the NL East) very well could be sellers leading up to the July 31 MLB trade deadline. But even...