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Today in History: December 7, Japan attacks Pearl Harbor

Dec. 07, 2022 00:04 AM EST

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Dec. 7, the 341st day of 2022. There are 24 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Dec. 7, 1941, the Empire of Japan launched an air raid on the U.S. Navy base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii as well...

Aaron Judge, Paul Goldschmidt win MLB's Hank Aaron Awards

Nov. 09, 2022 21:37 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — New AL home run king Aaron Judge and St. Louis slugger Paul Goldschmidt won Hank Aaron Awards on Wednesday that reward the most outstanding offensive performers in each league. Judge and Goldschmidt are both finalists for the Most Valuable Player honors that will be...

After quick playoff exit, 101-win Mets eye busy offseason

Oct. 14, 2022 17:54 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The sting of playoff failure still fresh, New York Mets general manager Billy Eppler wasted little time engaging Jacob deGrom in a late-night talk about his future. With the two-time Cy Young Award winner atop a long list of potential free agents, Eppler is fully...

Judge wins Baseball Digest player of year; Alcantara top arm

Oct. 13, 2022 11:14 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge was chosen major league player of the year by Baseball Digest and eBay after setting an American League record with 62 home runs. The New York Yankees slugger beat out two-way star Shohei Ohtani of the Los Angeles Angels, last year's winner and the...

Mets flash cash, pays off through summer, spent by playoffs

Oct. 10, 2022 06:06 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball’s biggest spenders looked spent. The New York Mets enjoyed 175 days in first place, boosted by their billionaire new owner, confident Jacob deGrom and Max Scherzer would lead them to glory, certain Buck Showalter would make all the right moves. ...

Musgrove pitches hometown Padres past Mets 6-0 and into NLDS

Oct. 10, 2022 00:56 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — With a magnificent performance on a memorable night in Padres history, Joe Musgrove brought this one home for San Diego and really stuck it to the New York Mets. The big right-hander brushed off chants of “Cheater!” after a bizarre spot check by umpires on the...

Umps check Padres pitcher Musgrove's ears for sticky stuff

Oct. 10, 2022 00:01 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Musgrove got an earful — and didn't mind at all. The San Diego Padres pitcher was working on a one-hitter and about to face the Mets in the sixth inning when New York manager Buck Showalter walked out to crew chief Alfonso Marquez. Two minutes...

Mets stars shine, NY saves season with 7-3 win over Padres

Oct. 09, 2022 01:26 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — With their season on the brink, the biggest stars for the New York Mets shined bright. Pete Alonso launched a tiebreaking homer and Jacob deGrom pitched well enough to help save New York with a 7-3 victory over the San Diego Padres that evened their wild-card...

Padres hammer Scherzer, rout Mets 7-1 in playoff opener

Oct. 08, 2022 00:45 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — After pounding Max Scherzer in a stunning romp, the San Diego Padres are halfway home in the wild-card round. Josh Bell and Manny Machado smashed two of San Diego's four homers off an ineffective Scherzer, and the Padres blew out the New York Mets 7-1 on Friday...

DeGrom follows Scherzer, Mets on verge of getting aced out

Oct. 08, 2022 00:39 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets find themselves on the verge of getting aced out. Max Scherzer walked off the mound with a grim expression and to loud boos, stung by among the worst beatings of his career. Now Jacob deGrom starts against the San Diego Padres on Saturday night in...