New York Teams

Islanders score twice in under a minute (0:42)
AP Photo/Josh Reynolds
4hScott Lauber

Red Sox still searching for middle-of-lineup bat

Giancarlo Stanton wasn't a match for the Red Sox, but they weren't thrilled to have him go to the Yankees, especially as they're still searching for a big bat in the middle of the lineup. J.D. Martinez and Eric Hosmer are still out there.

Juan Salas/Icon Sportswire
6hAndrew Marchand

Stanton happy to escape Miami, join Yankees

Giancarlo Stanton said the Marlins tried to strong-arm him into a trade to the Giants or Cardinals, but he refused to be forced to do something that wasn't right for him. "This is what I've dreamed of," Stanton said of joining the Yankees.

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

The Denver Broncos claimed TE Matt LaCosse off the Giants practice squad. He played in three games for the Giants this season.

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Giants injury update: S Landon Collins has an ankle sprain, thinks he'll be fine but Giants know they might have to save him from himself. OL Justin Pugh is having his back checked this week by Dr. Robert Watkins in L.A. The hope is it just needs rest. WR Darius Powe needs surgery on his broken foot. (DE Romeo Okwara is eligible to return from IR this week and could be activated as early as Tuesday.)

How should the Giants handle Eli Manning situation? (1:39)

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Steve Spagnuolo: Giants are sticking with Eli Manning as the starting QB.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

For those wondering: Knicks rookie Frank Ntilikina likes the ‘French Prince' nickname. He says he knows the reference from The Fresh Prince of Bel Air show and Will Smith is his favorite actor.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets coach Todd Bowles explained his curious clock management at the end of the first half, when he passed up a chance to have a meaningful possession. Bowles said QB Josh McCown was "pretty banged up" at the time and he just wanted to get to halftime. That's why he didn't use a timeout, opting to let Denver milk the clock before a FG. Bowles also said, "At the rate we were playing, we needed to go in and regroup."

Stanton: 'I worked to be in a winning culture' (2:43)
Dustin Bradford/Getty Images
9hRich Cimini

Jets' McCown (hand) to miss rest of season

The best season in Josh McCown's long, circuitous career came to a premature end Monday when the Jets announced their quarterback will miss the final three games with a fractured left hand.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets QB Josh McCown will have surgery on his fractured left hand and will miss the last three games, the team announced. Bryce Petty is the new starter, Christian Hackenberg is the No. 2 and an emergency arm could be added this week. Just when you thought the Jets could make it through an entire season without a quarterback calamity ...

Stanton drawn to the 'hunger' in New York (1:34)

Charles Moynihan ESPN Producer 

Giancarlo Stanton tells Buster Olney: "In the end, I got where I needed to be."

Stanton: It doesn't matter if I play right field (0:58)

1927 Yankees diary

  • Robert Hunt
  • 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.