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Mets' deal for Gomez falls through

Concern over outfielder's hip cited in breakdown of trade

NEW YORK -- Just before an airplane full of Brewers lifted off from San Francisco International Airport late Wednesday, Milwaukee center fielder Carlos Gomez was told that he had been traded to the Mets. Within hours the deal had shattered, …

Milwaukee Brewers

Wilmer Flores cries at shortstop after Mets trade him to Brewers

The New York Mets traded Wilmer Flores on Wednesday night and he was getting pretty emotional at shortstop

Wednesday night we received the news that …

Major League Baseball

Debating who won Tulowitzki trade, what's next for Jays, Rockies

Late on Monday night, the Blue Jays stunned the baseball world by acquiring five-time All-Star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki from the Rockies for veteran …

Major League Baseball

The Vegetarian Taco Recipe You'll Want to Make Every Night

Sure, some tacos can be greasy and unhealthy, but the true beauty of the dish is that your ingredient options are essentially limitless, which means …

Recipes

Jay Bruce and Carlos Gonzalez: Twin Trade Chips

The market has moved forward as we approach the trading deadline, but its shape is still difficult to make out, especially in terms of hitters. We …

Sports Analytics

Jose Canseco plans on 'living as a woman' to support Caitlyn Jenner

Jose Canseco—he of the muscle-bound Bash Brothers—is planning on living as a woman for one week to support Caitlyn Jenner.

He’ll wear makeup, wear …

Caitlyn Jenner

Duff's Wings + Bills = The best way to enjoy #NationalChickenWingDay There's nothing more Buffalo than that. 👌

Marlins trade Mat Latos, Mike Morse to Dodgers: Four things to know

The Dodgers have landed some rotation help, but not a huge name like everyone expected. The club has acquired right-hander Mat Latos and first baseman/outfielder Michael Morse from the Marlins, CBS Sports Baseball Insider Jon Heyman has confirmed.

Here are the trade details:

The Dodgers are …

Baseball

The Rockies and Blue Jays made a trade that shocked the MLB world — and players on both teams aren't excited about it

Troy Tulowitzki was "blindsided" by the trade.

The Colorado Rockies and Toronto Blue Jays shocked the baseball world on Monday with a trade that sent star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and the $100 million left on his contract to the Blue Jays.

Tulowitzki is essentially a luxury for the Blue Jays, who …

Baseball

Trap Queen Reference Baffles Kansas City Reporters

Players on the Kansas City Royals recently and mysteriously began working the numbers "17" and "38" into all of their postgame interviews.

The upstanding citizens and newspaper beat writers of the heartland, who cling to their traditional values and vast acreage of corn fields, did not …

Kansas City

Buzzfeed's 16 reasons to root for the Bills in 2015

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Tyler Clippard reminisces about first New York stint

NEW YORK -- Tyler Clippard vividly remembers his major league debut, which came while pitching for the Yankees against the Mets on May 20, 2007, at Shea Stadium.

“I can almost remember pitch to pitch in that game,” Clippard said Tuesday, after joining the Mets in a trade with the Oakland Athletics. …

New York City

Marcell Dareus Shows Off Quickness

Bills' DT Marcell Dareus is all in for 2015. Watch a few clips from his workouts at the EXOS training center in Phoenix, AZ as he prepares for …

Training Camp

Bills can save nearly $4 million by releasing Chris Williams

The health and future of Buffalo Bills guard Chris Williams are among the team's top stories entering a mandatory minicamp this week.

Williams not reporting for voluntary offseason workouts and the Philadelphia Eagles releasing Pro Bowl guard Evan Mathis last week has ramped up discussion among fans …

Buffalo Bills

Tulowitzki trade a test for Blue Jays: Does a run scored equal a run saved?

After his trade from the Rockies to the Blue Jays, five-time All-Star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki should feel very much at home playing half his innings in a prolific offensive lineup and the other half in the field, watching the pitching staff give most of the runs back..

Toronto, which is 50-50 and …

Colorado Rockies

The Troy Tulowitzki trade might be the strangest deadline deal ever

Breaking down the Blue Jays-Rockies blockbuster.

Major League Baseball

Tulowitzki deal a move for the now and future

TORONTO — Toronto Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos has pulled off perhaps his biggest stunner yet, acquiring Troy Tulowitzki from the …

Colorado Rockies

#ThankYou, Shane!

REPORTS: @BlueJays acquire Troy Tulowitzki from Rockies. Clubs have not confirmed.

The legend of @kris_bryant17 continues to grow on the North Side. #Walkoff #ThrillOfTheGame

Troy Tulowitzki to Blue Jays: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

The Colorado Rockies will be looking for a new face of the franchise. After nine-plus years with the team, shortstop Troy Tulowitzki was reportedly traded early Tuesday morning.

According to Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal, he was dealt to the Toronto Blue Jays. Rosenthal added that Jose Reyes and minor …

Baseball

Report: The Dodgers would move Yasiel Puig “in the right deal”

We know that the Dodgers are likely to add a pitcher or two before Friday's non-waiver trade deadline, but could they also deal Yasiel Puig in the …

Major League Baseball

How Mets borrowed from Yanks' philosophy for October run

There’s an episode of “Cheers” in which Diane, uncertain whether to keep her job in a convent or return to the bar to work for Sam again, looks to …

Philosophy

Mets Use Depth To Get Tyler Clippard

Though the Mets might need a bat most of all, their acquisition of Tyler Clippard makes good sense. By fielding-independent numbers, their bullpen …

Baseball

A Culmination in Cooperstown: Pedro Martinez Enters the Hall of Fame

If there’s one athlete who rivaled Michael Jordan’s ability to hold grudges, it was Pedro Martinez. In interviews, Martinez has spoken candidly about how the Los Angeles Dodgers — and especially manager Tommy Lasorda — didn’t believe in him because he was a paper-thin and paper-light 5-foot-10, 146 …

Hall of Fame

Mets trade for A's closer Tyler Clippard

The Mets have acquired two-time All-Star reliever Tyler Clippard from the Athletics in a trade, the A's announced. The return to the A's is right-handed pitcher Casey Meisner, who is currently in High-A.

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Clippard, 30, has 17 saves in 21 chances with a 2.79 ERA, 1.19 WHIP …

New York Mets

Red Sox trade Shane Victorino and cash to Angels for Josh Rutledge

The Boston Red Sox announced Monday they have traded outfielder Shane Victorino and cash to the Los Angeles Angels for infielder Josh Rutledge.

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Victorino, a two-time World Series champ, with the Phillies in 2008 and the Red Sox in 2013, batted .245 with .622 on-base plus slugging in …

Shane Victorino

Watch Will Ferrell 'Take the Field' in Documentary Trailer

HBO doc will raise funds for various cancer-fighting charities

Will Ferrell stepped up to the plate this spring when he joined 10 different MLB teams for spring training in Arizona. His adventure has been captured on film, and the first official trailer for HBO's Ferrell Takes the Field now previews …

Will Ferrell

This is 40: A-Rod figures it all out to enjoy remarkable comeback season with Yankees

Major League Baseball

Hall of Fame quartet offers blend of insight and inspiration

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- It was only fitting, on the same day the Kansas City Royals seized the initiative in the American League pennant race by acquiring Johnny Cueto from the Cincinnati Reds, that another, far more heralded Dominican pitcher grabbed the Hall of Fame induction ceremony by the lapels …

Hall of Fame