Matt Harvey

MLB Trade Rumors: Matt Harvey To Boston Red Sox, Injuries May Make AL East Leaders Bidders For Dark Knight

Recent injuries to the Red Sox pitching staff may have made the team with baseball's best record bidders for the resurgent former Mets ace.<p>The Boston …

Baseball

2018 MLB Trade Deadline Preview: Buyers, Sellers And The Prospects In Between

The trade deadline is upon us, and already major moves are on the verge of being made.<p>The Dodgers, according to The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal, will …

NL Central

High-priced, established pitchers could be on the move soon

From aces to closers, pitchers will be on the move this month.<p>Teams trying to make a push for the postseason are always looking to add new arms. There are some big names available on the trade market who can make a difference in the starting rotation or bullpen.<p>Here are 10 pitchers — five starters …

Sports

Report: After missing out on Machado, Milwaukee Brewers expected to pursue Brian Dozier, pitching upgrades

The Milwaukee Brewers were officially outbid in their quest for Manny Machado, as earlier this evening a deal was finalized and announced that sent …

Milwaukee Brewers

The Reds front office must finish the rebuild

The time between now and the July 31 trade deadline may prove as consequential as any two weeks of the Reds multi-year rebuilding process. The team …

Cincinnati Reds

Best first-half performances by Yankees and Mets pitchers

Though neither started the All-Star Game, Luis Severino and Jacob deGrom are both poised to make a run at the Cy Young Award as the baseball season …

Baseball

The 5 teams Mets can emulate to finally stop this free fall

No more quick fixes for the Mets.<p>No more five-step plans.<p>Not from here, anyway. For that’s what’s so confounding about this team, right? In myriad …

Baseball

Reds end first half hot, but '19 is still main focus

CINCINNATI -- It seems quite the contradiction that the Reds are both in fifth place in the National League Central <i>and</i> one of the hottest teams in …

Baseball

Yankees potential trade target: Matt Harvey

Back in 2015, the Mets stood on top of the world. It’s funny to think about now that the Mets have crashed back to a caricature of themselves, but at …

Major League Baseball

Keep the band together

CLOSE<p>The second half of the MLB season is here and USA TODAY Sports' Bob Nightengale has the story lines all fans should know leading up to the …

Baseball

Jacob deGrom Gives Up A Long Ball In The All Star Game

The All Star Game was one of the most profound examples of what baseball has become in 2018. The contest, which was won 8-6 by the American League in …

Major League Baseball

Yankees need a plan of attack with Manny Machado off the board

With Manny Machado likely headed to the Dodgers, Yankees GM Brian Cashman needs to pull another rabbit out of his hat, this time in the form of a …

Baseball

So about that inconsistent Cubs offense...

Well, at least that headline is where I started off with this article. It has been much publicized that the Cubs have had a hugely inconsistent …

Chicago Cubs

Cincinnati Reds: Blog Red Machine’s 2018 Midseason awards

The Cincinnati Reds have had a roller coaster season thus far. With the second half of the season about to get underway, let’s check out Blog Red …

Baseball

Taylor Fritz: John tries to take on a top 100 tennis star

Posted:Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-07-18 17:23:29 GMT<p>Updated:Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:11 PM EDT2018-07-19 02:11:11 GMT<p>Major League …

List-Worthy

MLB All-Star Game 2018 final score: American League prevails in record-breaking slugfest

The two All-Star teams combined for a record-breaking 10 home runs at Nationals Park on Tuesday<p>The American League prevailed over the National League …

Sports

A look at the Mets’ most notable All-Star Game perfomances

Based on Dave Roberts’s comments that Jacob deGrom will follow Max Scherzer into the 2018 All-Star Game—perhaps a nod to the fact that deGrom would …

Baseball

The Red Sox should be looking at package deals

We’ve talked a whole lot over the last month or so about the Red Sox plans heading into the trade deadline. By now, we know what they have to deal …

Baseball

Major League Baseball notebook: Scherzer, Sale announced as All-Star starters

For the second year in a row, Chris Sale of Boston and Max Scherzer of Washington will be the starting pitchers in the All-Star Game, the highlight of Monday's announcement of the starting lineups.<p>American League manager AJ Hinch of the Houston Astros selected Sale to start Tuesday's game. This …

Sports

Yankees Aaron Judge proves last year wasn’t a fluke

After turning in an MVP caliber performance last season, Yankees right fielder, Aaron Judge, proves he’s here to stay as one of the top players in …

Baseball

New York Mets: Corey Oswalt could be a second half hero

For the New York Mets, who will be looking at the future during the second half, Corey Oswalt may prove to be very much part of that future.<p>Matt …

Major League Baseball

Mets own complete control of Jacob deGrom’s destiny

WASHINGTON — Jacob deGrom elevated himself from an already outstanding starter to something more than that this year by commanding inner-half …

Major League Baseball

Jacob deGrom basically just asked the Mets for a trade

Jacob deGrom is a hot trade chip and wants some sort of clarity from the Mets on what his future holds.<p>As we barrel towards the trade deadline, the …

Major League Baseball

For the second straight year, Chris Sale, Max Scherzer match up as All-Star Game starters

For the second year in a row, the All-Star Game will feature a starting pitching matchup of Chris Sale vs. Max Scherzer. The two were just announced …

Baseball

Colorado Rockies trade deadline: Breaking down potential fits, needs, best targets, trade chips

Will the Rockies make any moves before the July 31st trade deadline?<p>The Colorado Rockies are in an awkward position. They're close enough in the …

Baseball

Max to make 2nd straight, 3rd career ASG start

For the second year in a row, it will be Max Scherzer taking the ball for the National League in the All-Star Game. Better yet, he'll be making this …

Baseball

Recalling roars at Citi as Harvey started All-Star Game, five years ago tonight

It was five years ago tonight tha<b>t Matt Harvey</b> got the start for the National League as the All-Star Game was played at Citi Field.<p>The day before, …

Major League Baseball

Some Stuff: The Reds' First Half Was A Success.

2 hours ago<p>The Reds enter the All-Star break with ten fewer wins than losses, they got off to an historically poor start that led to their dismissal …

Matt Harvey

Cardinals pitcher enters radar as Yankees and more seek help

WASHINGTON — Contending teams pursuing starting pitching continue to operate as if Jacob deGrom and Noah Syndergaard are not moving before the trade …

Los Angeles

Yankees and Matt Harvey turning into the perfect fit

Yankees GM Brian Cashman is struggling in a thin market to acquire badly needed help to stabilize the clubs rotation. Matt Harvey is showing why he …

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