Yankees star relief pitcher Mariano Rivera and Mets slugger David Wright bolster the lineup for the newest “I Love NY” advertising campaign to encourage summer tourism in New York.
With the two leagues set to square off in their annual exhibition featuring its greatest stars on July 16, all eyes will be on Citi Field. With home field advantage during the World Series on the line, the question very simply put is, can the National League maintain its grip on the contest for the fourth straight year?
By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) _ David Wright hit two solo homers, New York’s bullpen pitched five-plus scoreless innings and the Mets overcame an injury to starter Jonathon Niese in a 4-3 victory […]
By HOWIE RUMBERG AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Dillon Gee had his third straight stellar start, Lucas Duda hit one of three Mets homers and New York scored the most runs allowed […]
By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ David Wright and Lucas Duda hit RBI singles off Mariano Rivera in the ninth inning, and the New York Mets rallied past the Yankees 2-1 […]
By HOWIE RUMBERG AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Daniel Murphy hit a go-ahead single in the eighth after being denied a homer two innings earlier, and the New York Mets rallied to […]
By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Mike Leake pitched three-hit ball for seven sharp innings and the Cincinnati Reds parlayed star third baseman David Wright’s early error Tuesday night into a […]
By DENNIS GEORGATOS Associated Press DENVER (AP) _ It was 28 degrees when Jon Garland threw the first pitch Thursday, and he worked seven solid innings to give the Colorado Rockies an 11-3 win over […]
By PAT GRAHAM AP Sports Writer DENVER (AP) _ Jordan Pacheco singled home the winning run with two outs in the 10th inning and the Colorado Rockies rallied from a six-run deficit for a 9-8 […]
By HOWIE RUMBERG AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Alex Sanabia won for the first time in more than two years and the Miami Marlins gave Mike Redmond his first victory as a major […]