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Jake Burger homers and doubles in the Marlins' 6-4 victory over the Mets

Jul. 19, 2024 23:04 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Jake Burger homered and doubled to help the Miami Marlins beat the New York Mets 6-4 on Friday night. Nick Fortes had two hits and an RBI, and Jazz Chisholm Jr. singled twice and stole a base for Miami. The Marlins, who began Friday with an NL-worst 33-63 record,...

Dodgers and Cubs open 2025 MLB season in Tokyo March 18, rest of league starts March 27

Jul. 18, 2024 20:41 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers and Shohei Ohtani will open the 2025 season in Tokyo against the Chicago Cubs on March 18 and the Athletics will start the home portion of their first season in Sacramento against the Cubs on March 31. All 30 teams are scheduled for March 27,...

New York Mets 1B Pete Alonso among MLB stars who could use big second half heading into free agency

Jul. 18, 2024 12:57 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Pete Alonso's disappointing performance in this year's Home Run Derby wasn't a particularly big deal for the future of his big-league career. His play over the next three months could be a different story. The 29-year-old is one of the most coveted...

Clark vows to keep deliberations internal after failed attempt to oust baseball union negotiator

Jul. 16, 2024 22:32 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Baseball players' association head Tony Clark vowed to keep the union's deliberations internal following a failed attempt in March to remove his chief labor negotiator. Harry Marino, a former union lawyer who spearheaded the organization of minor leaguers,...

Royals' Lugo gets first All-Star nod alongside teammate Witt, who celebrates Texas ties

Jul. 15, 2024 19:48 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Seth Lugo faced Bobby Witt Jr. and the rest of the Kansas City Royals last year when they were on their way to a last-place finish in the AL Central. The right-hander picked the Royals in free agency and now is a first-time All-Star along with Witt and...

Toglia hits three homers, Tovar adds two and the Rockies beat the Mets 8-5

Jul. 14, 2024 18:35 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Toglia became the first Colorado switch-hitter to homer three times in a game, leading the Rockies to an 8-5 victory over the New York Mets on Sunday. Ezequiel Tovar homered twice and red-hot Brenton Doyle homered again as the Rockies hit a season-high six...

Mets RHP Kodai Senga throws 66 pitches over 4 2/3 innings in latest Triple-A rehab start

Jul. 14, 2024 18:33 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets pitcher Kodai Senga allowed one run over 4 2/3 innings on Sunday in his third minor league rehab start. Sidelined all season with a troublesome right shoulder, the New York right-hander threw 40 of his 66 pitches for strikes in his second start for Triple-A...

Jose Buttó thrives in relief as Mets beat Rockies 7-3

Jul. 13, 2024 20:46 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jose Buttó continued to thrive out of the bullpen Saturday, throwing 2 2/3 innings of solid relief and earning the win as the New York Mets beat the Colorado Rockies 7-3 to tie a season-high by moving four games over .500. Francisco Lindor provided insurance with a...

Mets' Drew Smith undergoes second Tommy John surgery, likely out until 2026

Jul. 13, 2024 15:55 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Drew Smith underwent Tommy John surgery with an internal brace procedure Friday, likely knocking the New York Mets reliever out of action until 2026. Smith, who is slated to hit free agency after this season, last pitched June 23, when he exited after getting two...

Iglesias and Bader both homer twice to help surging Mets hold off Rockies, 7-6

Jul. 12, 2024 23:31 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jose Iglesias and Harrison Bader each hit two of New York's season-best five home runs, and the surging Mets held off the last-place Colorado Rockies 7-6 on Friday night. Mark Vientos also went deep and drilled an RBI double as the Mets (48-45) improved to 4-0 on a...