New York Teams

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Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Yankees GM Brian Cashman on the market driving prices for closers in free agency.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets C Nick Mangold, who aggravated a lingering ankle injury on Monday night, is visiting North Carolina-based specialist Dr. Robert Anderson, the NFL Network reported. Mangold missed four games, started Monday night and left late in the game. Todd Bowles has said injured reserve is a possibility for the longtime center, whose future with the team is cloudy.

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Is Chapman deal a reaction to Red Sox getting Sale? (0:49)

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Brian Cashman addresses the Yankees signing Aroldis Chapman to a five-year $86M contract; doesn't go into specifics since team has not made announcement official.

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Racist graffiti left in home of Giants FB Whitlock (1:39)
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Alderson pleased with Mets' progress at meetings (1:30)
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Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Sandy Alderson offers a winter meetings assessment as he prepares to depart National Harbor, Maryland.

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

The Mets lost no prospects in the major league phase of the Rule 5 draft. That means Eastern League batting champ Phillip Evans remains with the organization. The Mets' 40-man roster was full and they were unable to make any selections.

Tristan H. Cockcroft ESPN Senior Writer 

With Dellin Betances headed back to a setup role, to give a sense what an elite, non-closer reliever is worth in fantasy, the past eight relievers with 100-plus strikeouts, a sub-2.50 ERA and single-digit saves finished as RPs 20, 40, 13 (Betances, 2014), 16, 40, 41, 18 (Betances, 2015) and 25 on the Player Rater. Though they're difficult to identify in advance, these are immensely undervalued assets in fantasy year after year.

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How do pain pills effect players' memories? (2:06)
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Jets' Brandon Marshall blames pain pills for failure to remember 3-TD game (0:26)

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Correction: Aroldis Chapman's trade provision is no-trade to a West Coast team (not only California)

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How did Chapman reunite with the Yankees? (1:15)
ESPN Stats & Info

Chapman's historic heat back in The Bronx

The New York Yankees and left-hander Aroldis Chapman agreed Wednesday to a five-year, $86 million deal, the most lucrative reliever contract in history. With the highest strikeout rate of all-time, the "Cuban Missile" might be worth it.

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LeBron has tons of fun at MSG (1:12)
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Melo frustrated when asked about Phil Jackson's comments (1:16)

1927 Yankees diary

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  • Immerse yourself in the 1927 Yankees

    "The Diary of Myles Thomas" is an experiment in storytelling, a genre we're calling real-time historical fiction. Experience the Roaring Twenties through the eyes of a mediocre pitcher on the greatest baseball team of all time.