New York Teams
Devin Mesoraco hit a tying, two-run homer through Citi Field's murky fog in the eighth inning, Wilmer Flores hit a game-ending sacrifice fly in the ninth and the New York Mets beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 Saturday night to win consecutive games...
- Mets add Flexen, Nido to roster, DFA Lobaton
- Source: Quinn intends to leave BU for Rangers
- Mets' Lagares (toe) likely to miss rest of season
- Teixeira 'not surprised' about Cano suspension
Gary Sanchez hit two of the Yankees' five home runs, Gleyber Torres had a three-run shot and New York rebounded from a series-opening loss to pound the Kansas City Royals 8-3 on Saturday night.
Matt Marrone ESPN.com
With his second inside-the-park home run of 2018 on Saturday night, Aaron Hicks became the first Yankees player with more than one of them in a season since Mickey Mantle hit three in 1958, per ESPN Stats & Information.
The Mets have recalled right-hander Chris Flexen and catcher Tomas Nido from Las Vegas of the Pacific Coast League, optioned left-hander Buddy Baumann to the Triple-A farm team and designated catcher Jose Lobaton for assignment.
David Quinn, who has coached BU to three NCAA regional finals in five seasons, informed officials he intends to leave for the Rangers job, a source told ESPN.
The Sam Darnold-Mark Sanchez comparisons run deep. What makes the Jets think that this USC first-round quarterback will be their franchise QB?
With Francisco Lindor, Manny Machado, Carlos Correa, Didi Gregorius and Andrelton Simmons, there's no shortage of top-notch shortstops in the AL.
Need hot-corner help? You're in luck. But for teams such as the O's, getting big value in return for Manny Machado might not be so easy this summer.
Whit Merrifield had three hits, stole three bases and scored twice off CC Sabathia in the first four innings, Jakob Junis held down the Yankees' potent offense and Kansas City beat New York 5-2 on Friday night.
Matt Marrone ESPN.com
After striking out in the seventh inning Friday night, Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius — the American League's Player of the Month for April — is now 1-for-his-last-45. On April 25, Sir Didi was batting .372. He's now hitting .248.
Jacob deGrom matched a career high with 13 strikeouts, Michael Conforto went 4 for 4 with two RBI and the New York Mets beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-1 on Friday night.
Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer
Memphis coach J.B. Bickerstaff is interviewing coaches for his staff with the knowledge that Keith Smart will join David Fizdale as an assistant with the Knicks, per ESPN sources. Smart will be a top assistant on Fizdale's staff.
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