New York Teams

Pettitte to rep Yankees at draft

Former Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte will represent the team at this year's MLB draft. Pettitte spent 15 of his 18 years in the majors with New York and had his No. 46 retired by the club last year.

Franco to rep Mets at draft

Former Mets closer John Franco will represent the team at this year's MLB draft. Franco spent 14 of his 21 years in the majors with New York and was named to the NL All-Star team in his first year with the club in 1990.

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Bobby Flay is hopeful for Knicks with Hornacek at the helm (2:24)
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Three potential suitors if Yanks trade Beltran

Buster Olney explains why the Yanks should trade veteran Carlos Beltran and examines his trade market, details Giancarlo Stanton's struggles and more.

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Mark Teixeira struggling to find power

Mark Teixeira started the season with three homers in his first seven games but has failed to go deep in 34 games since. "The first week, I thought, 'I'm going to hit 50 this year,'" Teixeira said. "I thought, 'Man, this is going to be a great season.' Then I just lost it. I lost the timing, and ever since I’ve been trying to get it back.” New York Daily News

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

The Mets have "some curiosity" about first baseman James Loney, according to the Post's Joel Sherman. He can opt out with the Padres' Triple-A affiliate for a major league gig. Sherman suggests the Mets are not interested in Nick Swisher, who has a similar arrangement with the Yankees while playing in the minors.

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Your guess is as good as ours

Not sure who will win the NFC East this season? Join the club. The division hasn't had a repeat champion since 2003-04, and each team has at least two -- but no more than three -- division titles in the last 10 years.

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Yankees announce DH Alex Rodriguez will play tonight with Double-A Trenton as part of a rehab assignment.

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Schefter confident Jets will reach deal with Fitzpatrick (0:42)

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

The Jets have signed rookie RB Romar Morris, a UDFA from North Carolina. They waived TE Jerome Cunningham.

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Clutch homers are David Wright's forte

Wright's three-run homer in the third inning of Monday's game was all the offense the Mets needed as they went on to beat the Nats 7-1. The blast was Wright's 86th career go-ahead homer, passing Darryl Strawberry for most in Mets history, per ESPN Stats & Info.

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Harvey gets another shot at Strasburg

Matt Harvey has typically matched up well against the Nationals' Stephen Strasburg, but that wasn't the case last Thursday. The two will square off once again on Tuesday.

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.