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Sports of The Times: Subway Series Shows Two Teams That Are Not That Far Apart

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 02:27:01 GMT

Mets reliever Hansel Robles gave up a tiebreaking homer to Aaron Hicks in the eighth inning on Monday.The Yankees are in the pennant race while the Mets are floundering, but the teams are not as different as they first appear.


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Yankees 4, Mets 2: A Pair of Aarons, Judge and Hicks, Homer to Propel the Yankees Past the Mets

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:41:41 GMT

The Yankees’ Aaron Hicks beating a tag by Mets catcher Rene Rivera to score on a sacrifice fly by Gary Sanchez in the fourth.Judge tied the score in the sixth and Hicks put the Yankees ahead to stay in the eighth, and Dellin Betances closed out the victory at Yankee Stadium.


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Yankees and Mets Are on Opposite Tracks This Subway Series

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 02:32:39 GMT

As they meet in another Subway Series, the Yankees and Todd Frazier are playing for a postseason spot, and the Mets are hoping to play spoiler.As they meet for a four-game series, the Yankees are playing for a postseason spot, and the most the Mets can hope for is to play spoiler.


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Red Sox 3, Yankees 2 | 10 Innings: Aroldis Chapman’s Woes Doom Yankees to Series Loss Against Red Sox

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 06:05:33 GMT

The Red Sox’ Rafael Devers with Xander Bogaerts after Devers hit a solo home run in the ninth inning to tie the game.Boston scored on a home run off Chapman in the ninth inning to tie the game and pushed across the deciding run in the 10th after he hit one batter with a pitch and walked another.


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Red Sox Renew Push to Rename Yawkey Way Amid Monument Debate

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:16:20 GMT

Fans line Yawkey Way, the street that runs alongside Fenway Park in Boston, before a Red Sox game in 2014. The team’s principal owner, John Henry, said Thursday he wanted the name changed because of its ties to the franchise’s complicated racial past.The team’s principal owner, John Henry, said the club would make a new effort to have Boston rename a street outside Fenway Park that honors a former owner who resisted efforts to integrate baseball.


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An Adorable Cat. A Grand Slam. A Kerfuffle in St. Louis.

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 19:59:18 GMT

The soon-to-be christened Rally Cat scurried across the field at Busch Stadium in St Louis on Aug. 9. After it was captured, the Cardinals catcher, Yadier Molina, hit a bases-loaded home run to win a game against Kansas City. That was how Rally Cat got its name.Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina hit a game-winning home run after a cat ran onto the field, earning itself the nickname Rally Cat. Now the cat is the focus of a custody dispute.


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Yankees 7, Mets 5: Luis Severino and Gary Sanchez Help Yankees Finish Four-Game Sweep of Mets

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 03:52:26 GMT

Gary Sanchez hitting a three-run first-inning homer against Steven Matz, who gave up seven runs in three and a third innings.Severino earned his 10th win, holding the Mets to one run in six and a third innings and striking out nine batters, and Sanchez hit his 22nd homer and had five R.B.I.


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Yankees’ Tyler Austin Returns, Again, From the D.L.

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 01:07:37 GMT

Tyler Austin after hitting a home run in June. On Thursday, he played his first major league game since late that month.Austin, who homered along with Aaron Judge in their debuts last August, has battled an injury bug that has also struck other Yankees first basemen.


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The Catcher Switched to Third. Then to Second. Then Back to Third. 22 Times.

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 04:01:03 GMT

The Mets had catcher Travis d’Arnaud, playing as an emergency third baseman, switch positions with second baseman Asdrubal Cabrera over and over on Wednesday night. In 11 years in professional baseball, d’Arnaud had never played either position in a game.The Mets were forced to use catcher Travis d’Arnaud as an emergency infielder on Wednesday, but they did their best to hide him.


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Yankees 5, Mets 3: Aaron Judge and Didi Gregorius Provide Big Hits as Yankees Top Mets Again

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:14:06 GMT

Shortstop Didi Gregorius hitting a double in the seventh inning to drive in the deciding runs for the Yankees in their third victory over the Mets in three days.Judge drove a ball into the third deck at Citi Field for his 38th home run, and Gregorius had a two-run double in the seventh inning to lead the Yankees to their third win over the Mets in three days.


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On Baseball: Even in a Slump, the Big Aaron Judge Homers Keep Coming

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:33:13 GMT

Aaron Judge hit a home run in the fourth inning against the Mets at Citi Field on Wednesday.Judge is hitting just .185 since the break, but can still belt the ball 457 feet.


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Giancarlo Stanton Is Chasing History With Home Run Binge

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 04:32:41 GMT

Giancarlo Stanton watched his solo home run against the Giants on Tuesday night.After hitting his 44th homer of the season on Tuesday, the Marlins slugger is now on a pace to hit 60.


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Yankees 5, Mets 4: Yankees Survive Aroldis Chapman’s Troubles and Beat the Mets Again

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:39:39 GMT

Dominic Smith hit his first homer Tuesday, a two-run shot, but the Mets managed little else against Yankees starter Sonny Gray.The Yankees battered Jacob deGrom for five runs, and Sonny Gray held the Mets to two runs through six innings for his first victory since he was acquired on July 31.


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‘Trade’ Ensures Lucas Duda Can’t Shake That Pesky Instagram Account

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 01:12:18 GMT

Lucas Duda is a slugging first baseman and a reluctant social media presence.After Duda was traded to the Rays, his old Mets teammates put together another deal: handing over the keys to the Instagram account they used to torment him.


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On Baseball: The Brain Cancer That Keeps Killing Baseball Players

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 07:00:25 GMT

Mickey Morandini, a Phillies coach, sitting in the dugout Thursday near a jersey honoring Darren Daulton, who died of brain cancer on Aug. 6. Morandini, a teammate of Daulton’s in the 1990s, is among former Phillies who have expressed concern about the number of their baseball contemporaries who have died of brain cancer.A notable number of players, in Philadelphia and elsewhere, have reportedly died of glioblastoma. But it’s unknown whether that is anything but coincidence.


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Mets 6, Phillies 2: Mets Beat Phillies as Michael Conforto Hits 26th Home Run

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 02:13:44 GMT

Mets outfielder Michael Conforto and the rookie first baseman Dominic Smith on Sunday after Conforto hit his 26th home run of the seasonConforto and Curtis Granderson each slugged two-run homers as the Mets won in Philadelphia and prepared for a four-game series against the Yankees and Aaron Judge, whom Conforto has outslugged of late.


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On Baseball: Derek Jeter Would Face Problems, and Possibilities, as a Baseball Owner

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 01:50:47 GMT

Derek Jeter at Yankee Stadium in May of last year. Jeter and a group of investors are seeking to purchase the Miami Marlins from the owner Jeffrey Loria for an estimated $1.2 billion.Should his investment group acquire the Marlins, Jeter would have his work cut out for him in running the struggling team, but ways to boost revenue exist.


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Sports of The Times: The Antiseptic Truth About the Yankees-Red Sox Rivalry

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:39:09 GMT

Lou Piniella (14) of the Yankees tangling with Red Sox catcher Carlton Fisk after a collision at home plate during a game at Yankee Stadium in May 1976.Once a tornado of vulgar insults, flying beer cups and punches at Yankee Stadium, baseball’s version of “The Warriors” appears to have settled into something closer to a truce.


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Phillies 3, Mets 1: Mets Continue to Shed Veterans, Sending Neil Walker to the Brewers

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 04:21:11 GMT

Neil Walker struggled to duplicate last year’s performance and became the fourth pending free agent to be traded by the club in less than three weeks.Walker joined the Mets before the 2016 season and became a respected presence in their clubhouse. He is the fourth pending free agent to be traded away in recent weeks.


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Red Sox 10, Yankees 5: After Yankees’ Montgomery Is Struck in the Ear, Severino Is Hit Hard in Loss

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 03:25:48 GMT

Luis Severino (9-5), exiting in the fifth, was charged with all 10 Red Sox runs.Jordan Montgomery was signing autographs when he was hit during batting practice. Against the Red Sox, Luis Severino didn’t make it out of the fifth inning.


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Boston’s Andrew Benintendi Picks Up Where Aaron Judge Left Off

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 03:35:44 GMT

Andrew Benintendi’s two three-run home runs against the Yankees on Saturday made him the first Red Sox player to accomplish the feat since Jimmie Foxx in 1938.With Judge slumping, the Red Sox rookie hit two three-run homers to keep up his torrid August and enter the history books.


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Yankees’ Jordan Montgomery Hit in Head by Ball During Batting Practice

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 00:22:23 GMT

Yankees starter Jordan Montgomery during a game in July. Montgomery was hit in the head by a ball during batting practice on Saturday but was expected to make his pitch on Sunday.The pitcher was hit in the back of the head while signing autographs. The team said he was still expected to make his scheduled start on Sunday.


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Yankees Place Masahiro Tanaka on the Disabled List

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 20:12:33 GMT

The Yankees placed pitcher Masahiro Tanaka on the 10-day disabled list Saturday. Tanaka, a right-handed starter, has a sore shoulder.Tanaka, who is struggling through the worst season of his four-year major league career, has inflammation in his pitching shoulder, the team said.


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A Mets Outfielder Waits, and Waits, to Show What He Can Do

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 17:28:19 GMT

Mets outfielder Brandon Nimmo before a game at Colorado Aug. 3. Nimmo, a former first-round pick, has struggled to get regular playing time even as the Mets have tumbled out of contention.The Mets are out of contention this season, but they still have a full outfield. That has made it difficult to find playing time for the 24-year-old Brandon Nimmo.


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Extra Bases: Braves’ Freddie Freeman Sets a Moving Example

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 02:22:53 GMT

The Braves’ Freddie Freeman, taking a throw against the Diamondbacks on July 26, is back at first base after a 16-game stint at third base, in which he made only one error.Freeman, a slugging first baseman, offered to play third base upon his return from an injury in order to help his improving team.


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Yankees 5, Red Sox 4: With Five-Run Eighth, Yankees Edge Red Sox and Pull Closer

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 05:09:57 GMT

Aaron Hicks after his home run that also scored Brett Gardner, right, as the Yankees scored all five of their runs in the eighth.Aaron Hicks’s two-run homer was part of the late outburst from an offense that had been in a severe slump.


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On Baseball: Eduardo Nunez, Groomed as a Yankee, Blossoms With the Red Sox

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 03:50:14 GMT

Nunez, who joined Boston in a trade with San Francisco on July 26, has been wielding a red-hot bat and has filled in for the injured Dustin Pedroia at second base.


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Dominic Smith Realizes a Dream During a Mets Victory

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 04:07:19 GMT

The Mets’ Dominic Smith (74) during spring training. “My goal was to play in the big leagues since I was 7 years old,” Smith said.Against the Phillies, Smith, a first baseman, recorded his first big league hit after being called up the day before. The Mets eked out a 7-6 win.


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Derek Jeter’s Group Is Said to Have Deal to Buy Marlins

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 00:26:05 GMT

Derek Jeter during his jersey-retirement ceremony at Yankee Stadium in May.The group, which is led by the venture capitalist Bruce Sherman, agreed to buy the team for nearly $1.2 billion.


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C.C. Sabathia Goes on D.L., but Hopes to Miss Only One Start

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 01:27:50 GMT

C.C. Sabathia in his start against Toronto on Tuesday, which he left after three innings because of knee pain.Jordan Montgomery was recalled from Class AAA and will take Sabathia’s turn Sunday against the Red Sox ace Chris Sale.


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Ken Kaiser, Colorful and Imposing Big League Umpire, Dies at 72

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 23:19:36 GMT

Ken Kaiser argued with Earl Weaver, the manager of the Baltimore Orioles, in 1982.“Kenny was big, boisterous, tough and arrogant. He walked with a strut. And he took nothing from nobody — never.”


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