So far, we've seen a year of dominant starting pitching in MLB . We've seen guys like Matt Harvey and Shelby Miller burst onto the scene, and we've seen the usual dominating performances from Clayton Kershaw and Jordan Zimmermann .
I got my first look at Rafael Montero at the end of the 2011 season. I was in Brooklyn hoping to sneak a peak at Phillip Evans , who had been called up from Kingsport to get a few extra days of at-bats following the end of the Appalachian League's season.
The Yanks, presumably, knew they were getting a 40-year-old starter who hadn't thrown more than 129 innings since 2009.
The obituaries for NASA have been written, but the era of private space travel is just beginning .
Matt Harvey's start against the Chicago Cubs on Friday afternoon at Wrigley Field didn't begin well, as he gave up two runs in the first inning.
The New York Mets have won back-to-back contests for the first time since the beginning of this month.
Do we cancel the rest of the season and give Joe Girardi a contract extension and Manager of the Year honors? And do we just get it over with in Flushing and proclaim Terry Collins a goner after this year, if not sooner? It's an interesting dualism - on one side a manager who is battling an injury situation that makes plague look like the common ... (more)
Second-year Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Matt Moore has been overpowering hitters all season this year and he is off to a 7-0 start.
The New York Mets have been utterly miserable this season. At least two players came ready to play, David Wright and Matt Harvey .
This season started off with such a bang. Through the first 16 games of the season, the New York Mets were playing great baseball and had a respectable 10-6 record to show for it.
The Cubs' Anthony Rizzo watches his double off New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey during the first inning Friday at Wrigley Field.
For this week's Wroundtable discussion, I asked our panel whether or not they felt like Trevor Bauer had done enough to earn a permanent spot in the Tribe's rotation, or if he should go back to Columbus.
However, through the first quarter of the season, those thoughts can be thrown out the window, as only one of those five teams has met expectations.
Usually when Matt Harvey pitches nowadays all focus is centered on him. But today Ike Davis is sharing the spotlight for a very different reason.
A few days ago, Mike Francesa spouted one of his typical diatribes of the New York Mets on WFAN.