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Mets break out in rout of Blue Jays

Devin Mesoraco made quite a first impression in Queens, which has been nothing but trouble for the Toronto Blue Jays over the years. His batterymate wasn’t bad with the bat, either. Mesoraco had a huge home debut for the Mets, and pitcher Noah Syndergaard knocked in two early runs against the team that traded him to rouse a sluggish New ...

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Cespedes lands on DL with strained hip flexor

NEW YORK — Following days of consideration, the Mets decided Wednesday to place Yoenis Cespedes on the 10-day disabled list with a strained right hip flexor, retroactive to Monday. Cespedes will be eligible to return May 24. Injuring his hip in a May 6 game, Cespedes played through the injury, going 5-for-15 with two walks and a home run in ...

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Swihart's agent asks Red Sox for trade

The agent for Boston Red Sox utility man Blake Swihart has had enough of his client sitting on the bench. Swihart has received just 29 at-bats in the club’s first 42 games this season and can’t be sent down to Triple-A to get regular playing time because he’s out of minor-league options. That’s consigned the former top prospect … MLB ...

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Swihart's agent asks Red Sox for trade

The agent for Boston Red Sox utility man Blake Swihart has had enough of his client sitting on the bench. Swihart has received just 29 at-bats in the club’s first 42 games this season and can’t be sent down to Triple-A to get regular playing time because he’s out of minor-league options. That’s consigned the former top prospect … MLB ...

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'Ass' backwards: Joey Votto reverses his harsh words about Canada

Cincinnati Reds all-star Joey Votto has penned an apology after saying in a podcast on Tuesday that he doesn’t care about Canada, Canadian baseball or his hometown of Toronto. Votto, who played for Canada at the 2009 and 2013 World Baseball Classics and won the Lou Marsh Award as Canada’s athlete of the year in 2010 and 2017, distanced himself ...

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Miggy upset with Cano's suspension: 'I know he didn't cheat'

When Major League Baseball announced that Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano would be suspended 80 games for violating the league’s joint drug prevention and treatment program on Tuesday, the news caught many by surprise, including <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///mlb/players/190" href="htt… MLB | theScore

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Yankees' Sabathia to face Nationals' Scherzer if no rain (May 15, 2018)

WASHINGTON — The New York Yankees and the Washington Nationals went home tied Tuesday night. They may have no better luck finishing up on Wednesday. With the score 3-3 after 5 1/2 innings, the heavy rain began. After just over an hour the game was suspended and is slated to be completed Wednesday at 5:05 p.m., before the regularly scheduled ...

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