Buster chats with Tim Kurkjian about how the Mets are in an unprecedented position with Jacob deGrom and the surprising contract the Red Sox gave Chris Sale (7:38). Plus, he talks to Phillies pitcher Jake Arrieta (35:42) before "Cap Talk" and the first weekly quiz from Todd Radom (47:05)
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Marty Noble, a longtime baseball writer and Hall of Fame voter who was a mainstay on the New York Mets beat for decades, has died. He was 70.
Kluber's cutter, Mad Max's change and three more unhittable weapons. We combine baseball's best stuff into one dominant ace.
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Noah Syndergaard is unhappy about the Mets' upcoming travel schedule that has them flying from Sarasota to Syracuse for a workout on Monday before heading to D.C. for the season opener. Syracuse is the team's new Triple-A affiliate, but still ... I kind of agree with Syndergaard here. Plus, Syracuse in March? I hope the Mets have the Carrier Dome reserved.
Mets starter Noah Syndergaard took issue with the team's lack of progress in contract talks with Jacob deGrom and New York's travel plans ahead of Opening Day.
The New York Mets cut five players from major league camp Saturday and informed catcher Devin Mesoraco that he won't be on the opening day roster.
Buster Olney talks to Mets OF Michael Conforto about the Mike Trout deal, what the spring has been like in Mets camp, his expectations for the season and more.
There are always quirks as a new baseball season begins. Here's how the opening slate affects top contenders.
World Series, season win totals and player props -- there are more ways than ever to bet baseball. Here are our nine best futures bets for this season.
From top prospects and rising young stars to bounce-back candidates, which players who missed the MLB Rank cut could soon find a place on the list?
A major shake-up brings a new crew of All-Stars to the forefront, with some of the game's biggest names on the outside looking in.
You picked who? Where? We break down some of the questions to come out of the rankings -- and ask you to weigh in as well.
Leading off our countdown of the game's best, youngsters duel with historic greats. Which players landed on the back half of our list?
Tim Tebow will likely start the season at Triple-A after being reassigned by the Mets to minor league camp Tuesday.
Before hearing from new Angels P Matt Harvey (26:32), Buster & Keith Law discuss front office strategy when it comes to valuable players and much more (3:09). Plus, Sarah Langs' "Numbers Game" (34:29) and Tim Keown on his recent ESPN the Magazine cover story on Bryce Harper (39:48).
Just over two weeks before Opening Day, two prominent free agents remain available. We find realistic landing spots and outside-the-box fits for both pitchers.
Manager Dave Martinez made official on Monday what most already assumed: Ace Max Scherzer will be the first to get the ball for the Nationals.
Atlanta mainstay Julio Teheran hasn't answered the questions he faces following a shaky season in 2018.
Every ballclub headed into the offseason aiming to improve, but which ones do projections say did the best job of helping themselves in the standings?
Mets utilityman Jeff McNeil -- an infielder for most of his career -- started in left field for Friday's exhibition game but will be getting more looks at third base, manager Mickey Callaway said.
After a long winter spent changing general managers and retooling a roster that went 147-177 the previous two years, the New York Mets are now...
Before hearing from Max Scherzer (41:59) & Bob Melvin (47:26), Buster & Karl Ravech discuss All-Access day, critical times for free agents, Tom Seaver and much more (6:01). Plus, Jessica Mendoza on her new role with the Mets (35:30).
Tom Seaver, a Hall of Famer who won three Cy Young Awards, has been diagnosed with dementia and is retiring from public life, his family announced Thursday.