Eric Young Jr. worked quickly to win a few new fans, just moments after nearly wiping them out while in pursuit of a foul ball.
New Giants guard John Jerry, swarmed by the media in his first press availability since joining the team this offseason, knew the questions were coming.
The underperforming, veteran second baseman was finally too great a drag on the clubâs roster. So the team cut him in the middle of the season in favor of a prospect with a live bat.
The symptoms began late last season, the first in the big leagues for Mets lefthander Scott Rice. It started as simple numbness after games, nothing that would keep him out of action, certainly not after spending the last 14 years toiling in the minors.
The last time the Giants' offensive line underwent this much significant transition was in 2011 when, just prior to the start of training camp, the team released Shaun O'Hara and Rich Seubert.
The Giants have hired former receiver David Tyree as director of player development.
Jonathon Niese rested his hand on his hip and softly swept the dirt with his foot, waiting for pitching coach Dan Warthen to reach the mound. Over the stadium loudspeakers, the old Shirelles song blared: "Mama said there'd be days like this .
Home plate is 17 inches across and, depending on the size of the batter, the strike zone's height is roughly two feet. Well into the sixth inning of the Yankees' 4-2 loss to the Texas Rangers Monday night, Yankees starter Shane Greene was having little trouble hitting that target.
Pedestrians craned their necks as Derek Jeter stood in front of a food truck parked across the street from Central Park.
Giants offensive lineman Chris Snee announced his retirement on Monday.
After Tuesday's trade for Chase Headley, we're now trying to figure out what Brian Cashman still needs to do to win the American League East.
Brett Gardner hasn't looked back.
The Nets' International Man of Mystery finally is coming abroad.
Mets general manager Sandy Alderson has hailed the home run as the most precious resource in baseball. For all of the game's romantic notions about small ball and manufacturing runs, there is plenty of evidence showing that those who fail to power up must often are forced to catch up.
The Yankees have acquired Padres third baseman Chase Headley for infielder Yangervis Solarte and pitching prospect Rafael De Paula, the team announced Tuesday afternoon.The Padres also will pay $1 million toward the remainder of Headley's $10.25 million salary this season.
Knicks guard Tim Hardaway Jr. and Nets forward Mason Plumlee have been chosen to play on the USA Men's Select Team that will train with the men's national team in Las Vegas later this month.
The Mets charter landed early enough Sunday evening for a few teammates to propose meeting for dinner. But slowly, it dawned on David Wright that this gathering would be out of the ordinary.
Jets coach Rex Ryan says he's confident the Jets will be a playoff team, but wide receiver David Nelson takes it a step further.
Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira expects to miss three to four days with a mild lat strain, the team said Monday before a game against Texas.
David Wilson has been "cleared for everything" after an examination of his surgically-repaired neck on Monday, according to a tweet by the Giants running back who had two of his vertebrae fused in January.
For the Yankees, it didn't exactly feel like a game for the time capsule. But for their newest teammate, Chase Headley, maybe it could qualify.
The trade took time to materialize, even after the centerpieces became well defined.
The best way Victor Cruz can explain his comfort level with the Giants' newly installed West Coast offense: It's getting there.
The Giants may be down to their third-string option at middle linebacker after the first day of training camp.
The Jets are doing away with paper tickets for season ticket holders, while offering those fans a rewards plan for showing up regularly and behaving properly.
Yu Darvish will start Wednesday for the Rangers, but his friend, the Yankees' Masahiro Tanaka, can only watch this week in the Bronx.
The Yankees are going through platelet-rich plasma like it's Gatorade as Mark Teixeira became the latest to sign on for the blood-spinning therapy Monday with the announcement of his strained back muscle.
Eli Manning said he feels "100 percent" healthy as training camp starts. His confidence in the new offense, however, isn't at such a high level yet.
Chris Snee was hoping to pull a Michael Strahan: That perfect retirement scenario where the last time he walks off an field and into his NFL sunset holding the Vince Lombardi Trophy aloft and being showered with confetti after one more Super Bowl championship run.
With Giants players reporting to training camp on Monday, here are the top 10 top 5 lists for the team.