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Talent not the issue for Giants' defense (0:45)
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29mMark Simon

Mike Piazza, Hall of 'Framer'

Mike Piazza, who will be called to Cooperstown on Sunday, wasn't just a home run hitter. He was one of the great pitch-framing catchers of his time.


Jerry Crasnick ESPN Senior Writer 

Mike Piazza is putting the finishing touches on his speech as he prepares for his Hall of Fame induction Sunday.

Kurkjian: Giants will try to get Chapman (0:48)
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2hDavid Schoenfield

Ten memories that defined Mike Piazza

A look back at the Hall of Fame moments and highlights from the career of Mike Piazza, arguably the best hitting catcher of all time.

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8hWallace Matthews

Suddenly, the Yankees are Giant crushers

By beating Madison Bumgarner and the Giants, the Yankees again showed it may be too early to completely give up on them.

George puts injury behind him in Team USA's win (1:08)
Yankees fend off Giants (1:02)
Posey fouls ball off foot, exits game (0:19)
Reyes contributes in win over Marlins (1:00)

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Jose Reyes reacts to going 3-for-5 and contributing to three runs in a 5-3 win against the Marlins on Friday.

Chapman's 103-mph pitch seals game (0:32)

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Terry Collins says he will almost definitely wait until after the weekend to use Michael Conforto in center field. Spacious Marlins Park is not the optimal location to give Conforto his first professional action at the position. The Mets open a home series on Monday against the Cardinals.

Loney mashes home run to the upper deck (0:27)

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Ichiro Suzuki remains four hits shy of 3,000 for his MLB career. Pinch hitting in the eighth inning of Friday's series opener against the Mets, he struck out against Addison Reed. Ichiro would become the 30th MLB player to reach that threshold.

Babe Ruth takes the top spot in all-time #MLBRank (2:03)

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.