David Wright, Scott Feldman (Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets Lose Second Straight to Cubs

Scott Feldman allowed two hits in his seven innings and Starlin Castro hit a two-run double to left in the Cubs’ three-run eighth inning and Chicago beat the New York Mets 5-2 on Saturday.


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Mets Marcum Still Winless

By MIKE FITZPATRICK    AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ David DeJesus hit a bases-loaded triple before injuring his shoulder when he crashed into the outfield wall, and the Chicago Cubs beat the New York […]


Connecticut native Matt Harvey,  New York Mets (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Fifth Win For Mets For New London’s Matt Harvey

Connecticut native Matt Harvey won his fifth straight for the Mets Friday, 3 to 2.


Adam Greenberg, file photo, 2005 (Jed Jacobsohn/GettyImages)

Second Chance At Major Leagues For Guilford Man Hit By Pitch Seven Years Ago

Former Guilford High School baseball star Adam Greenberg gets another at-bat in the major leagues, seven years after being hit on the head in his first major league turn at the plate.


Andres Torres, Jonathon Niese, Mets (Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Mets Bats Busy At Wrigley

CHICAGO (AP) _ Daniel Murphy homered twice, Scott Hairston hit a grand slam and David Wright drove in five runs to lead the New York Mets to a 17-1 rout of the Chicago Cubs on […]


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Rookie Rizzo Lifts Cubs Past Mets

CHICAGO (AP) _ Anthony Rizzo had two hits and drove in the go-ahead run in his first game with the Chicago Cubs, who rallied for a 5-3 victory over the sliding New York Mets on […]


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No Help for Daisuke

By ANDREW SELIGMAN   AP Sports Writer CHICAGO (AP) _ Ryan Dempster pitched four-hit ball over seven shutout innings, and the Chicago Cubs hung on to beat team president Theo Epstein’s former club, topping the struggling […]


Marlon Byrd (Jamie Squire/Getty Images Sport)

Sox Beef Up Outfield In Trade With Cubs

The Boston Red Sox acquired center fielder Marlon Byrd from the Chicago Cubs on Saturday in an attempt to shore up their injury-plagued outfield and reverse an early season slide.


Theo Epstein (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/AP Photo)

Red Sox, Cubs Announce Compensation For Epstein

The Red Sox and the Chicago Cubs finally announced a deal Tuesday that settles a four-month dispute over what Boston should get as compensation when Epstein left for Chicago.


Theo Epstein (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/AP Photo)

Former Red Sox GM Ready To Talk Deals With Yankees

Brian Cashman and Theo Epstein said that after years of being on opposite sides of baseball’s most bitter rivalry, they are looking forward to being able to make deals with one another.