Rosenthal: What Astros want for one of their starters; why Padres could be shopping for a pitcher

Rosenthal: What Astros want for one of their starters; why Padres could be shopping for a pitcher

If the Astros fulfill their quest to trade one of their starting pitchers, they will not be getting prospects in return. No, the Astros would justify the move to its clubhouse by acquiring major-league help, according to sources with knowledge of the team’s thinking. Ideally, that player would be a catcher or center fielder under … Read more

Andrew Benintendi traded to Yankees

Andrew Benintendi traded to Yankees

NEW YORK — It was around this time last year that pinging sound effects and glowing screens filled a charter flight from Tampa to Miami, gossip filtering throughout the cabin that the Yankees were acquiring Anthony Rizzo from the Cubs. The move provided a welcome spark, prompting celebration in the aisles. Rizzo and his teammates … Read more

New York Yankees vs New York Mets LIVE: Bronx Bombers look to bounce back on Subway Series night two

New York Mets' Starling Marte celebrates after hitting a walk-off RBI single in the ninth inning

New York Mets sweep two-game Subway Series in the ninth inning as Starling Marte’s walk-off single seals dramatic 3-2 win over crosstown rivals Yankees in front of a packed Citi Field New York Mets beat the Yankees 3-2 Wednesday, securing win deep in the ninth Starling Marte’s single allowed Eduardo Escobar to score and seal … Read more

Mets get walk-off win to top Yankees, sweep Subway Series

Mets get walk-off win to top Yankees, sweep Subway Series

Eduardo Escobar touched home plate, tossed his helmet and began the sprint toward second base to celebrate with teammates. The player they were chasing was Starling Marte, who delivered a walk-off RBI single in the ninth inning Wednesday night that gave the Mets a 3-2 victory over the Yankees at Citi Field for a two-game … Read more

Mets drub Yankees to snag Game 1 of Subway Series

Mets drub Yankees to snag Game 1 of Subway Series

One down, 10 to go? To reach that ambitious total of matchups, the Yankees and Mets would play their three remaining regular-season games and follow that with a Subway World Series stretched to the limit. Who says no? Tuesday night the sellout crowd of 42,364 at Citi Field got its money’s worth in the first … Read more