New York Mets ace Matt Harvey undergoes Tommy John Surgery

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

New York Mets ace right hander Matt Harvey finally underwent Tommy John surgery on his injured pitching elbow on Tuesday. Harvey had tried to avoid surgery for several weeks, believing he could simply rehab the injury and return to the mound. It was finally determined his best course was to ...

Patrick Corbin: The budding star we haven’t heard of

Monday, June 3rd, 2013

The best pitcher in the National League so far this year is a second-year starter taking the league by storm. And it's not the one who was just on the cover of Sports Illustrated. Mets sensation Matt Harvey is commanding all the attention, but it's Diamondbacks lefty Patrick Corbin who is ...

Roy Halladay roughed up again as Phillies fall to Mets

Monday, April 8th, 2013

As McD discussed last week, there are a ton of people yakking about Philadelphia Phillies right-hander Roy Halladay, his mechanics and the reasons for his recent struggles. That isn't going to stop any time soon, as the 35-year-old was roughed up again Monday night against the New York Mets. Halladay lasted ...

New York Mets: R.A. Dickey likely to be traded

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

R.A. Dickey won the 2012 National League Cy Young Award for the New York Mets, but just a few weeks after taking home that hardware, the 38-year-old knuckleballer is likely on his way out of Queens. Apparently as many as eight teams have approached Mets general manager Sandy Alderson about ...

New York Mets: David Wright reportedly offered big extension

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

Despite having the cost-cutting Sandy Alderson installed as general manager, the New York Mets are apparently willing to open the checkbook to keep their biggest star on the team. The Mets are currently in the process of trying to lock up third baseman David Wright, and have now formally offered him ...

Boston Red Sox: Kelly Shoppach Sent Anti-Bobby Valentine Texts

Sunday, August 19th, 2012

According to reports, former Boston Red Sox catcher Kelly Shoppach sent the now-infamous texts to team ownership complaining about manager Bobby Valentine. The texts were sent in late July and were previously attributed to first baseman Adrian Gonzalez. The New York Daily News cites several sources that claim Shoppach was "deeply ...

Tony LaRussa Won’t Commit to R.A. Dickey as All-Star Game Starter

Saturday, July 7th, 2012

Tony LaRussa sucked any enjoyment out of watching baseball games he was involved in by relentlessly over-managing them and essentially ruining the fluidity of the contests. Apparently that hasn't changed despite his retirement. LaRussa will manage the National League in Tuesday's All-Star Game and he is already causing issues. Without a ...