New York Teams

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets GM Mike Maccagnan on the QB situation: They still want to re-sign Ryan Fitzpatrick (where have we heard that before?), they're "excited" to see Geno Smith, they like Bryce Petty "quite a bit" and, "in a perfect world," they won't have to rush Christian Hackenberg into the lineup as a rookie. (Via ESPN NY 98.7 FM)

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets GM Mike Maccagnan all but confirmed he tried to trade up for Ole Miss T Laremy Tunsil, whose fall to Miami became the story of the draft. He said Tunsil was a player "we liked quite a bit." The Jets apparently weren't bothered by the video. (Via ESPN NY 98.7 FM)

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets GM Mike Maccagnan, explaining the decision not to exercise Dee Milliner's fifth-year option, said it was based primarily on his injury history. If Milliner plays well, they can try to negotiate a contract after the season, he said. (Via ESPN NY 98.7 FM)

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Monday's Mets-Braves lineups

The Mets' Bartolo Colon opposes the Braves' Mike Foltynewicz in the series opener at Citi Field. Here are the lineups.

Yankees move three spots down

A rough April has the team looking like it might spin out of control unless the ship is righted soon. For now, the Bronx Bombers are No. 24 in the rankings. Week 4 Power Rankings

John Tavares on importance of Thomas Greiss (0:26)

Joe McDonald ESPN Staff Writer 

Islanders captain John Tavares talks about the importance of Thomas Greiss.

Mets make move to No. 2

New York tied a franchise record with a 15-7 start to the season in April. Lately, Michael Conforto is crushing the ball, and the numbers back that up. Week 4 Power Rankings

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Diary of Myles Thomas: 'Urban and Eddie'

In today's installment of our 1927 Yankees diary, Myles Thomas describes the unique relationship between a pitcher with a terminal heart condition and a team mascot whose journey to the majors can only be described as Dickensian.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

On the Latvia decision, Kristaps Porzingis clearly prioritized his long-term development this summer over playing for his country. This had to be a tough call for the 20 year old. Surely it's one the Knicks are happy with. Porzingis will spend his summer in the United States training. He plans to add 12-13 pounds to his frame and to work on his post game, among other facets.

Herm: Jets a playoff team with Fitzpatrick (0:34)

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

The Jets' decision not to exercise Dee Milliner's fifth-year option was a no-brainer. Even though his 2017 salary ($11.9M) wouldn't have become fully guaranteed until next March, the injury-plagued cornerback hasn't done anything to justify a salary that big. He'll be a free agent after the season.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

As expected, the Jets exercised the fifth-year option for DE Sheldon Richardson ($8M). They won't pick up Dee Milliner's option.

1927 Yankees diary

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  • Immerse yourself in the 1927 Yankees

    "The Diary of Myles Thomas" is an experiment in storytelling, a genre we're calling real-time historical fiction. Experience the Roaring Twenties through the eyes of a mediocre pitcher on the greatest baseball team of all time.