By CHRISTOPHER STOCK Associated Press MIAMI (AP) _ Yoenis Cespedes hit three doubles and the New York Mets took over first place in the NL East, routing the Miami Marlins 12-1 Monday […]
By DOUG ALDEN Associated Press BOSTON (AP) _ Xander Bogaerts drove in three runs with a bases-loaded single in the seventh inning, bolstering his chances for a spot in the All-Star Game and leading the […]
By RONALD BLUM AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Alex Rodriguez singled twice to raise his career hits total to 2,997, Michael Pineda carried a no-hit bid into the seventh inning before […]
If you have veterans who are not performing after one month of the season, it’s time to let them go. Someone else has to chance them on the roster; you need players performing right now. So shelve your emotions and make the tough choices that other owners can’t—and won’t—make. It will help you win in September.
The Marlins look to the 22-year-old Christian Yelich to lead off and start in left field.