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Five things we learned Wednesday: Where's Bryce?

Why is Bryce Harper getting a mental day off when the Nationals are facing the Mets? We question Dusty Baker in our look at Wednesday's action.

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Golic calls Harvey 'selfish' for snubbing media (1:40)
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Yankees have many holes to plug (3:04)
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Should the Mets consider trying Harvey in the bullpen? (1:27)
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Blue Jays snap Yankees streak (1:07)

Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer 

An MRI on Mark Teixeira's neck did not show any new issues. Yankees manager Joe Girardi indicated that Teixeira could have cortisone shots for the spasms. Teixeira is expected to miss a few games, but Girardi indicated that he didn't anticipate a DL stint yet. Teixeira missed tonight's loss to the Blue Jays.

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Matz earning place in Mets history

Steven Matz is pitching his way into the Mets history books. His seven straight starts won with two ER or fewer ties for the Mets single-season best.

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Opponents hitting Harvey in 2016

Opposing teams are having more batting success against Matt Harvey this season. Against Harvey's slider, the opponent batting average has jumped from .151 in 2015 to .372 this season.

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Russell's got muscle! Smacks first two homers of season (0:22)
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A-Rod homers in Double-A rehab assignment (0:10)

1927 Yankees diary

  • Robert Hunt
  • 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.