Category: MLB

Braves’ Mike Soroka Beats the Mets for 8th Straight Win

Mike Soroka collected his eighth straight win, Ozzie Albies homered and drove in four runs, and the surging Atlanta Braves beat the visiting Mets, 12-3. Nick Markakis hit a tiebreaking, two-run single in the fifth inning as the Braves, who lead the National League East, improved to 13-3 in June, the best in the majors…

The Mets Get Plenty of Hits, and Not Enough Runs, in a Loss to St. Louis

When Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard strode into the home clubhouse at Citi Field around 11 a.m. on Sunday, he pulled a blue rolling suitcase behind him. The team was ready to depart on an 11-day road trip after a series finale with the Cardinals, but Syndergaard, who strained his right hamstring while pitching the night…

With Edwin Encarnacion Trade, Yankees Double Down on Power

It was at some point during the last two weeks, as the Yankees were slumping for the first time since late April, that General Manager Brian Cashman decided his roster needed an upgrade. He wasn’t, however, looking to add another pitcher, as most outsiders assumed he would — at least not yet. Instead, Cashman bolstered…