• Yankees’ expected DJ LeMahieu move comes with intriguing development

    Yankees’ expected DJ LeMahieu move comes with intriguing development

    As expected, the Yankees made infielder DJ LeMahieu the $18.9 million qualifying offer on Sunday. They didn’t do that with free-agent starters Masahiro Tanaka, J.A. Happ and James Paxton. Happ and
  • Ranking MLB’s top 30 free agents and predicting where they’ll sign

    Ranking MLB’s top 30 free agents and predicting where they’ll sign

    This will be a Hot Stove League unlike any other. It could start slowly. It could get ugly. Yet as Eddie Murphy once said, money don’t crack. Baseball’s free-agent market, which officially
  • Yankees’ massive money losses hang over MLB free agency

    Yankees’ massive money losses hang over MLB free agency

    There is no “white whale” for the Yankees and general manager Brian Cashman to pursue this offseason that is similar to their signing of Gerrit Cole to a nine-year, $324 million deal nearly a year
  • Mets fail in clutch, Porcello flops in brutal loss to Phillies

    Mets fail in clutch, Porcello flops in brutal loss to Phillies

    PHILADELPHIA – Zack Wheeler, Marcus Stroman and Noah Syndergaard are three names that probably would have looked better than Rick Porcello pitching for the dire-straits Mets on Tuesday. For various reasons, the aforementioned trio was unavailable, starting with the fact the Mets didn’t re-sign Wheeler last offseason, letting him defect to the Phillies. Syndergaard’s season …
  • Yankees mailbag: Aaron Boone’s 2021 option will be picked up

    Yankees mailbag: Aaron Boone’s 2021 option will be picked up

    You ask, we answer. The Post is fielding questions from readers about New York’s biggest pro sports teams and getting our beat writers to answer them in a series of regularly published mailbags. In today’s installment: the Yankees. Given that Aaron Boone’s contract is up at the end of the year, what are the chances …
  • Didi Gregorius showing Yankees he was worth $14 million

    Didi Gregorius showing Yankees he was worth $14 million

    His new team is in last place, but Didi Gregorius continues to make a positive impact for the Philadelphia Phillies. The popular former Yankees shortstop belted his fourth home run of the season and made a strong relay throw to the plate for the final out of the Phils’ 5-4 win Sunday night over the …
  • 2020 MLB predictions: Mets’ all-in attitude will propel them in NL East

    2020 MLB predictions: Mets’ all-in attitude will propel them in NL East

    The Post’s Ken Davidoff previews the NL East. 1. New York Mets O/U wins: 32 Key player: OF/DH Yoenis Cespedes. In his four years as an active Met, Cespedes has tallied a 138 OPS+, his best output for any of the four major league teams for which he has played. If he could produce at …
  • DJ LeMahieu playing Opening Day is suddenly looking real

    DJ LeMahieu playing Opening Day is suddenly looking real

    DJ LeMahieu played in his second exhibition game of spring training 2.0 on Monday night and will get plenty of at-bats Tuesday in simulated games against Yankee hurlers. Is it enough for the second baseman to be ready for Thursday’s Opening Day in Washington after reporting late to the Yankees’ camp due to COVID-19? “I …
  • Sports world pays tribute to Post photographer Anthony Causi

    Sports world pays tribute to Post photographer Anthony Causi

    Like his photographs, Anthony Causi’s legacy lives on. Causi, the heartfelt, charming and passionate Post photographer who died Sunday at the age of 48 after contracting the coronavirus, spent a quarter-century documenting New York sports through his lens. Without him, the sidelines will never feel the same. “Anthony Causi was a fixture at the Garden …
  • Yankees mailbag: Imagining an infield with Miguel Andujar and Gio Urshela

    Yankees mailbag: Imagining an infield with Miguel Andujar and Gio Urshela

    You ask, we answer. The Post is fielding questions from readers about New York’s biggest pro sports teams and getting our beat writers to answer them in a series of regularly published mailbags. In today’s installment: the Yankees. Who do you think has a longer future with the Yankees, Gio Urshela or Miguel Andujar? — …