The Rangers have signed center Mika Zibanejad to a $26.75 million, five-year deal, hoping he steps up after the trade of Derek Stepan.
New York Teams
The Yankees are in need of starting pitching and have scouts following Rangers ace Yu Darvish, a four-time All-Star with is 6-8 with a 3.44 ERA and 1.12 WHIP.
Aaron Judge and Todd Frazier have different reasons to be eager to play at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday. One dominates. The other wants a fresh start.
Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer
When asked on what team A's starter Sonny Gray will be on a week from today, an MLB executive said, "Not Oakland." Will he be in the Bronx? The A's continue to send top scouts to the Yankees' Double-A affiliate in Trenton. The way the A's Billy Beane usually works is he tells teams who he is looking for as the central figure in a trade and then works his way down from there. Since there is not much pitching on the market, Beane is aiming high. Gray has two years of control so he is expected to cost teams prime prospects. The Yankees are very deep at shortstop. At Double-A, Jorge Mateo has played very well recently.
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With news dropping that the Rangers are prepared to trade Yu Darvish, it's your chance to weigh in on where you think he'll end up.
Giants second-year coach Ben McAdoo believes in keeping things fresh for his players and has added a few wrinkles to training camp.
A strong season by Jay Bruce reportedly has not translated into significant trade interest for the veteran outfielder.
Jets guard Brian Winters is utilizing a workout routine more associated with "The World's Strongest Man", as the veteran lineman is pulling trucks.
The Jets are largely devoid of name talent at quarterback, wide receiver, tight end and along the offensive line, so late roster moves are in play.
You know you're famous when the president asks you for a selfie. At 24, Odell Beckham Jr. is already the most famous NFL player who doesn't play QB.
Jacob deGrom won his eighth straight start and the New York Mets held on when pinch-hitter Jabari Blash's bid for a game-winning home run was barely foul, beating the San Diego Padres 5-3 Monday.
Keith Law ESPN Senior Writer
Mets callup Chris Flexen, scheduled to start Thursday, has had a bump up in velocity this year to 92-95 and will show four pitches including an above-average changeup. Unranked to start the year, he's become one of the system's top starting pitching prospects with his newfound stuff.
Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer
After Phil Jackson was fired, the Knicks had minimal contact with free agent Derrick Rose, who agreed to a deal with the Cavs today.
The Liberty have had their ups and downs this season, but Tina Charles is as steady as ever. This season's three-time Eastern Conference player of the week never lets herself off the hook -- which helps everyone be at their best.
After being placed on the disabled list last month with biceps tendinitis, Mets pitcher Zack Wheeler has been put back on the DL because of a stress reaction in his right arm.
The Yankees might not be in first place, but they're among the clubs best equipped to break away in the races for playoff spots and catch division leaders down the stretch.
It's possible Brian Cashman will swing another deal or two before the deadline. But the Bombers need their ace and their closer to step up.
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