Tylor Megill and bullpen smother Phillies as Mets end up skidding

PHILADELPHIA — Tylor Megill dazzled on opening night, but if he wanted to earn street cred, this was his chance to face off against a lineup of big boys in a baseball stadium. On Tuesday night, he left the Mets in approval. Exploding with his improved heat, the right-hander stifled the Phillies in the sixth … Read more

Josh Donaldson departure gives Yankees victory over Red Sox

The Yankees didn’t get what they wanted heading into their Friday game, when they failed to sign Aaron Judge to a long-term extension by his opening day deadline. On the field, however, they picked up a dramatic victory over the Red Sox to start the season when Josh Donaldson hit a game-winning single to tag … Read more

Tylor Megill and offense propel Mets to national championship win

WASHINGTON — A superb start from Tylor Megill against the Nationals coupled with a Mets roster that effectively delivered with runners in the scoring position helped usher in the Buck Showalter era almost perfectly on Thursday night. With Megill’s fastball and extended innings on their hot roster, the Mets cruised to a 5-1 win at … Read more