Mets abandon baseball president search, to look for GM

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets have abandoned their search for a president of baseball operations and will instead focus on hiring a general manager who will report to team president Sandy Alderson...

Mets sign pitcher Sam McWilliams, was in minors with Rays

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets have signed right-hander Sam McWilliams, who’s spent six years in the minor leagues with three other organizations. The Mets announced the one-year ...

Washington Nationals moving Triple-A affiliate to Rochester

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — The Washington Nationals are moving their Triple-A affiliate back to upstate New York after two years on the West Coast. The Nationals announced Thursday that ...

Kim Ng ready to bear the torch as baseball's 1st female GM

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins' new general manager sat at home plate in the team's ballpark Monday, reflecting on all the times she struck out. As baseball's first female GM, Kim Ng...

Les Rohr, pitched once for 1969 Miracle Mets, dies at 74

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Les Rohr, a highly touted prospect who briefly pitched for the champion 1969 New York Mets, has died. He was 74. The Cremation & Funeral Gallery said Rohr ...

Gooden gets year probation for New Jersey drug charge

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — Former New York Mets pitcher Dwight Gooden has been sentenced to a year of probation in connection with a drug arrest in New Jersey in 2019. Gooden appeared bef...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, Nov. 13, the 318th day of 2020. There are 48 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Nov. 13,...

Stroman indicates he will accept Mets' qualifying offer

NEW YORK (AP) — Pitcher Marcus Stroman has indicated he will accept the New York Mets' $18.9 million qualifying offer to stay with the team for 2021. The 29-year-old right-hander did...

Syracuse, Binghampton, Brooklyn, St. Lucie to stay with Mets

NEW YORK (AP) — Syracuse, Binghampton, Brooklyn and St. Lucie will be the New York Mets' four minor league affiliates next year, leaving Columbia, South Carolina and Kingsport, Tennessee, to be droppe...

Pitcher Ray Daviault, member of original Mets, dies at 86

NOTRE-DAME-DE-LA-MERCI, Quebec (AP) — Ray Daviault, a pitcher who played his only season in the major leagues as a member of the 1962 expansion New York Mets, has died. He was 86. Da...

Rojas likely to remain as Mets manager under Cohen

NEW YORK (AP) — Luis Rojas probably will return for a second season as manager of the New York Mets. Sandy Alderson, who returned as team president Friday when Steve Cohen bought the...

Leaving Mets again, Minaya thanks current, former owners

NEW YORK (AP) — Leaving the New York Mets for the third time, Omar Minaya thanked the current and former owners and staff. Minaya was fired Friday along with most of the baseball ope...

Rays' Arozarena wins Babe Ruth award as postseason MVP

NEW YORK (AP) — Tampa Bay outfielder Randy Arozarena won the Babe Ruth award as postseason MVP in voting by the New York chapter of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America. Aroz...

Nats make their pitch to Biden, invite him to throw 1st ball

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals are making their pitch to President-elect Joe Biden. The Nats have invited Biden to toss out the ceremonial first ball next season on openi...

Brodie Van Wagenen out as New York Mets general manager

NEW YORK (AP) — Brodie Van Wagenen out as New York Mets general manager.