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FILE - In this Aug. 3, 2019, file photo, New York Yankees' Edwin Encarnacion is helped by trainer Steve Donohue after being hit by a pitch thrown by Boston Red Sox's Josh Smith during the eighth inning of a baseball game in New York. Encarnacion suffered a broken right wrist. Donahue has been promoted to the newly created role of director of medical services for the Yankees. The 63-year-old, starting his 42nd year with the team, had been head athletic trainer for eight seasons after working from 1986-2011 as assistant athletic trainer to Gene Monahan. (AP Photo/Michael Owens, File)

Yankees overhaul training staff after setting injury record

Jan. 14, 2020 11:20 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Eric Cressey thinks some injuries can be prevented. After a season in which medical updates overshadowed scouting reports, the New York Yankees hope so. Cressey was hired by the Yankees in the new role of director of player health and performance, a move made after New York had 30 players...

FILE - In this Sept. 24, 2019, file photo, New York Mets starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard winds up during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Miami Marlins in New York. Right-hander Syndergaard has agreed to a $9.7 million, one-year deal with the Mets to avoid salary arbitration. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

Mets, Syndergaard agree to $9.7 million salary for 2020

Jan. 10, 2020 10:48 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Noah Syndergaard agreed to a $9.7 million, one-year contract Friday as the New York Mets reached deals with all nine of their players who were eligible for arbitration. Syndergaard is coming off a fairly disappointing 2019 season. He went 10-8 with a 4.28 ERA and 202 strikeouts in 197 2/3...

FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2019, file photo, Boston Red Sox's Rick Porcello pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees, in Boston. Former AL Cy Young Award winner Rick Porcello and the New York Mets have a agreed to a $10 million, one-year contract, a person with knowledge of the negotiations told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, because the agreement had not been announced. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)

Rick Porcello, Mets finalize $10M, 1-year contract

Dec. 16, 2019 6:44 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Rick Porcello's $10 million deal with the New York Mets shows the fruits of free agency as much as Gerrit Cole's $324 million contract across town with the Yankees. While Cole set a record, location was among Porcello's primary concerns. "I live about an hour away from Citi Field," he said...

FILE - In this July 24, 2018, file photo, New York Mets' Yoenis Cespedes looks on as his team play the San Diego Padres during the first inning of a baseball game in New York. Cespedes' salary for 2019 was cut in half and his pay for 2020 reduced as part of a settlement of a grievance between the injured outfielder and the Mets. He agreed to a $110 million, four-year contract in December 2016 but has not played since July 20, 2018. The outfielder had surgery to remove bone calcification from his right heel on Aug. 2, 2018, and his left that Oct. 26. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)

Injured Céspedes agrees to pay cut in grievance settlement

Dec. 13, 2019 8:47 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Yoenis Céspedes' salary for 2019 was cut in half and his pay for 2020 reduced as part of a settlement of a grievance between the injured outfielder and the New York Mets. Céspedes agreed to a $110 million, four-year contract in December 2016 but hasn't played since July 20, 2018....

FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2019, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Michael Wacha throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers in St. Louis. The former All-Star right-hander and the New York Mets finalized a $3 million, one-year contract that includes $8 million in performance bonuses on Friday, Dec. 13, 2019. Wacha can earn $7 million under a points system and $1 million for relief appearances. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

Ex-All-Star Wacha, Mets complete bonus-laden $3 million deal

Dec. 13, 2019 4:10 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Former All-Star right-hander Michael Wacha and the New York Mets completed a $3 million, one-year contract Friday that includes $8 million in performance bonuses. Wacha can earn $7 million under a points system and $1 million for relief appearances. New York's starting rotation includes...

FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2019, file photo, Boston Red Sox's Rick Porcello pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees, in Boston. Former AL Cy Young Award winner Rick Porcello and the New York Mets have a agreed to a $10 million, one-year contract, a person with knowledge of the negotiations told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, because the agreement had not been announced. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)

AP source: Porcello, Mets agree to $10 million, 1-year deal

Dec. 12, 2019 2:25 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Former AL Cy Young Award winner Rick Porcello and the New York Mets have agreed to a $10 million, one-year contract, a person with knowledge of the negotiations told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Thursday because the agreement had not been announced. A...

AP source: Mets nearing deal to add Wacha to rotation

Dec. 11, 2019 9:07 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The New York Mets and right-hander Michael Wacha are nearing an agreement on a one-year deal, a person with knowledge of the contract told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Wednesday because the deal was not yet complete. The Mets have been in the market for...