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Mets Insider: Jacob deGrom’s right lat is ‘still sore’

Julie Jacobson/AP Jacob deGrom’s right late was still bothering him Saturday. There wasn’t much of an update on Jacob deGrom’s lat injury Saturday afternoon, a little more than 24 hours after he was removed from the Mets’ home opener Friday ...

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Yankees Insider: Tanaka won’t get extra rest this week

The Yankees were overly cautious with ace Masahiro Tanaka throughout spring training as they guided the righthander back from offseason elbow surgery. Now, though, it appears the Bombers have changed their approach. Joe Girardi said Monday morning he anticipates pitching ...

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Giants Insider: Sullivan won’t say if he’ll be calling plays

The great Giants’ play-calling mystery continued for another day. Ever since taking over as head coach, Ben McAdoo has repeatedly declined to divulge who will call plays for the offense on Sundays. And on Friday, in his first meeting with ...

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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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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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Mets Insider: Conforto's back tightens up

John Raoux/AP New York Mets’ Eric Campbell (29) congratulates teammate Michael Conforto (30) after Conforto scored a run in the fourth inning against the Washington Nationals in a spring training baseball game, Thursday, March 3, 2016, in Viera, Fla. (AP ...

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Yankees Insider: Wrist still sore spot for Ellsbury

Jerome Miron/USA Today Sports Mar 22, 2016; Tampa, FL, USA; New York Yankees third baseman Chase Headley (12) scores a run against the New York Mets during the second inning at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY ...

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Yankees Insider: John Ryan Murphy catching on with Twins

Jerome Miron/USA Today Sports John Ryan Murphy is fitting in with his new ballclub in Minnesota. FORT MYERS, Fla. — John Ryan Murphy admitted he was surprised by last November’s trade to the Twins, but it didn’t take long before ...

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Mets Insider: Wilmer Flores gets lesson from Keith Hernandez

Reinhold Matay/USA Today Sports Wilmer Flores is learning a how to play a new position from one of the Met greats. PORT ST. LUCIE — Wilmer Flores got a crash course in the “fundies,” Sunday morning. The Mets called in ...

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Mets Insider: Bartolo Colon struggles in loss to Nationals

Steve Mitchell/USA Today Sports Barolo Colon struggles, allowing eight runs over five innings but isn’t too concerned with the subpar outing. PORT ST. LUCIE — Bartolo Colon has nothing to worry about. The 42-year old Mets right-hander was lit up ...

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