New York Teams

Kruk: Far more important series for Mets than Cubs (1:57)
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3hWallace Matthews

A big win -- or a big tease? -- for the Yankees

The Yankees rallied from four runs down entering the ninth for a 9-7 win, but will they finally build on a big game? Or does another fizzle await?

Fan drops a pair of home runs minutes apart (0:31)
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4hMarc Stein and Ian Begley

Sources: Knicks strong favorites to land Noah

Multiple teams interested in free agent Joakim Noah have all but conceded that the New York Knicks are his runaway preferred destination in free agency, sources told on Wednesday.

Liberty slip by Lynx in OT (0:37)
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4hJim Bowden

MLB trade deadline preview: Buyers and sellers

The clock is ticking for contending teams to improve and non-contenders to acquire future assets. Jim Bowden breaks down each team's objective.

Yankees stun Rangers with six-run ninth inning (1:19)
Scherzer turns in another big performance for Nationals (1:32)
Scherzer focused in on Cespedes in victory (1:07)
Gregorius walk-off caps wild Yankees comeback (0:39)
Murphy, Scherzer lead Nationals past Mets (1:16)

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Mets manager Terry Collins on what Daniel Murphy has done against his former team: "He's doing damage against everybody!"

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

The Nets let Willie Reed become an unrestricted free agent, and the journeyman big man thanked the team and Brooklyn fans via social media.

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Since joining the Nationals in 2015, Scherzer has posted a 1.66 ERA (8 ER/43.1 IP) in six starts against the Mets (including tonight).

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

By striking out Yoenis Céspedes to start the 7th inning, Max Scherzer registered his seventh 10+ strikeout-game of the season and 43rd of his career. Scherzer has struck out at least 10 batters in 5 of his last 6 starts.

Wallace Matthews ESPN Staff Writer 

For the third time in his last four starts, Masahiro Tanaka got hit hard Wednesday night, allowing six earned runs on 8 hits, including Rougned Odor's home run, in six innings against the Texas Rangers. He leaves the game with the Yankees trailing, 6-2. In four starts since June 11, Tanaka has allowed 28 hits and 15 earned runs in 26-1/3 innings for an ERA of 5.13.


Murphy hammers HR over right field fence

Nationals 2B Daniel Murphy hits a home run off of Mets pitcher Logan Verrett to give Washington a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the second.

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.