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Jackie Robinson gets an official apology from Philadelphia

ALL/AP Phillies manager Ben Chapman taunted Jackie Robinson on his first visit to Philadelphia. PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia is officially apologizing to Jackie Robinson for the shameful way he was treated in the City of Brotherly Love. The City Council ...

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MTA offers Yankees fans vintage trains for Opening Day

MTA The MTA will run its “Train of Many Colors” for Mets fans on April 8. The MTA wants to take baseball fans out to the ball game on Opening Day — in vintage trains. Yankee fans heading to the ...

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Angry Matt Harvey won’t talk to press after spring outing

PORT ST. LUCIE — Apparently annoyed that his health scare was mocked and turned into bathroom humor on the back pages and in the headlines back in New York, Mets’ Opening Day starter Matt Harvey declined to speak to the ...

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Harvey had blood clot in bladder, will start Opening Day

PORT ST. LUCIE — Just call him the Whiz Kid. After a day of ominous speculation about Matt Harvey’s sudden medical condition, it was revealed on Tuesday that the Dark Knight passed a blood clot in his bladder caused from ...

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Mets pencil in Jacob deGrom to start Citi Field opener

Kathy Willens/AP Jacob deGrom will likely start for the Mets against the Phillies in 2016 home opener. PORT ST. LUCIE – Jacob deGrom is your likely Citi Field Opening Day starter. The right-hander is tentatively scheduled to start the Mets’ ...

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Harper: Matt Harvey shocker could put Mets in hole, like Doc

Stacy Revere/Getty Images Matt Harvey has an undisclosed medical condition that could cause him to miss Opening Day. Less than a week away and suddenly neither the Mets nor the Yankees know who will pitch Opening Day. So much for ...

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Mets: 'Hard to say' if Matt Harvey will pitch Opening Day

Brynn Anderson/AP Mets ace Matt Harvey seeing a doctor Monday. JUPITER, Fla. — It was the kind of news that made Mets fans heart skip a beat or three. Matt Harvey has an undisclosed medical issue that could force him ...

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Masahiro Tanaka's Opening Day start could be in jeapordy

John Raoux/AP Masahiro Tanaka needs to ‘dial it up’ Tuesday to earn the start on Opening Day. TAMPA – The final start of spring training is usually a formality for an ace, a tuneup to set up an opening day ...

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Mets’ Steven Matz enjoys best outing of spring training

Steve Mitchell/USA Today Sports Steven Matz could pitch in the Mets’ second regular-season game against the Royals. PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Finally, Steven Matz had some good things to talk about and think about after one of his spring ...

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Yankees Insider: Rob Refsnyder optioned to Triple-A

Steve Mitchell/USA Today Sports Joe Girardi wants Rob Refsnyder (64) to get more reps at third base. TAMPA – Rob Refsnyder’s path to big-league utility infielder hit a road block Sunday. The Yankees optioned the 25-year-old to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, reassigning ...

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