Dylan Moore will start the season on IL with an oblique injury

PEORIA, Ariz. — The Mariners suffered their first significant injury of the season after an MRI revealed Friday that Dylan Moore had a Grade 1 left oblique strain and would start the season on the 10-day IL. Moore, who recently signed an $8.75 million three-year extension, was expected to play a more pronounced role in … Read more

Sarris: Which pitchers are showing better things this spring – and should we care?

Spring training numbers don’t matter, according to conventional wisdom. These players are not Really try, and most of the time, teams don’t field rosters that are consistently full of major league talent. That can’t be entirely true, however. For one thing, major league teams make decisions based on spring training — there are literally positional … Read more

Why the Mets will be reimbursed for Edwin Díaz’s salary after freak WBC injury

PORT ST. LUCIE — The Mets will be reimbursed for Edwin Díaz’s salary during the star’s time on the injured list after suffering a torn patellar tendon during the World Baseball Classic, league sources have confirmed to Athleticism. The Mets won’t end up paying Díaz because the injury happened while he was competing in the … Read more

Edwin Díaz appears to suffer from a leg injury during the celebration of the World Baseball Classic

Closest New York Mets star Edwin Díaz appeared to suffer a right leg injury while celebrating on the Puerto Rico field at the World Baseball Classic on Wednesday. Here’s what you need to know: Díaz needed some help off the pitch after celebrating with his teammates following a 5-2 win over the Dominican Republic. He … Read more

Great Britain vs. United States in the 2023 World Baseball Classic

PHOENIX — Two countries on parallel ends of the international baseball spectrum collide tonight as the United States, defending World Baseball Classic champions, host Great Britain in the American Southwest. But for all the bravado and pageantry that comes with winning, for the players it’s ultimately about what’s written on the chest of their uniform. … Read more