Category: MLB News

Inside Derek Jeter’s plan to build a winner in Miami

6:39 AM ET MIAMI — FOR TWO DECADES as New York Yankees shortstop, Derek Jeter distinguished himself with his impeccable work habits and mind-numbing consistency. He hit .310 in the regular season and .308 in October, and the teammates who accompanied him on his journey will attest that his demeanor in Game 7 of the…

The AL East race could end this weekend

1:30 AM ET BOSTON — A harsh reality is beginning to set in for the New York Yankees: This might not be their year to win the American League East. As they continue to trudge through a second half that so far has been defined by mediocrity — they are 6-8 since the All-Star break…

This was supposed to be Bryce Harper’s All-Star Game

9:49 AM ET The seating chart said it all. It was the Sunday before the Sunday before the All-Star Game, and the Washington Nationals were holding a news conference. On a podium deep within the bowels of Nationals Park, the three players who were voted into the Midsummer Classic sat behind a long table and…