Tag: New York Mets

New York Mets pitcher Max Scherzer left Wednesday night’s game against the St. Louis Cardinals with an oblique injury. (Image: Wendell Cruz/USA Today Sports)

Mets Down Another Ace as Max Scherzer Suffers Oblique Injury

The New York Mets are thriving through the first quarter of the season, even without two-time Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom. Now, they’ll have to survive for as much as two months without veteran ace Max Scherzer. Scherzer suffered an oblique strain during the sixth inning of his start […]

Max Scherzer has signed a three-year, $130 million contract with the New York Mets. (Image: Brett Davis/USA Today Sports)

Mets Sign Max Scherzer, Join Shortlist of 2022 World Series Contenders

The New York Mets already boast one of the best pitchers in baseball in two-time Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom. Now, they’ll bring even more firepower to the mound in 2022 with the addition of veteran starter Max Scherzer to the rotation. New York signed Scherzer to a three-year, […]

Kris Bryant trade rumors have intensified as the Cubs have fallen out of the NL Central race, with the New York Mets emerging as a likely landing spot. (Image: Getty)

MLB Trade Rumors: Will Kris Bryant Finally End Up on the Mets?

The Chicago Cubs lost 13 of their final 15 games heading into the All-Star break, including a disastrous 11-game losing streak that took them from the top of the NL Central to eight games back of the Brewers. That could make Chicago a seller at the upcoming trade deadline, with […]

The New York Mets lead the NL East despite a rash of injuries that threatened to derail their season. (Image: @Mets/Twitter)

New York Mets Overcome Injuries, Slow Start to Build Lead in NL East

The New York Mets spent most of May playing with a depleted roster ravaged by injuries, something that seems almost typical for fans of the franchise. But a funny thing happened during that stretch. Rather than fall apart, the Mets put together a run that saw them take control of […]

Retired WNBA player Renee Montgomery (Image: Rich von Biberstein/Getty)

Recent WNBA Purchases are Latest in Red Hot Sports Franchise Market

Two more pro teams, the Las Vegas Aces and the Atlanta Dream, recently changed hands. The WNBA purchases are further evidence of a hyperactive sports franchise market. Even as professional sports continue to lose money due to the pandemic, teams are getting snapped up for top dollar. Predictably, billion-dollar sales […]