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Miguel Montero shows us how to pick the best bat — with his mou…

Miguel Montero shows us how to pick the best bat — with his mouth

yahoo.com Updated Jul 2, 2013
Miguel Montero has an, umm, interesting method of finding the right bat to use, as he showed us Monday when the Arizona Diamondbacks played the New York Mets. He sticks it right up in his face and lets his nose, tongue and mouth decide. This is how we i…
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  • Harvey takes fastball questions in Chatting Cage

    Harvey takes fastball questions in Chatting Cage

    MLB.com Jul 2, 2013
    Mets ace Matt Harvey hit the MLB.com Chatting Cage before Tuesday's game with the D-backs to answer questions from fans via a live webcam.
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  • Lawsuit alleges John Franco threw ball at wall to intimidate hi…

    Lawsuit alleges John Franco threw ball at wall to intimidate his real estate agent

    yahoo.com Jul 2, 2013
    Lawsuits are for closers, too. New York Mets all-time saves leader John Franco and his wife, Rose, have been hit with a doozy that alleges all sorts of nasty stuff about them, the Staten Island Advance reports. The Francos are accused of bullying 60-som…
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  • The Juice: Intentional walkoff: Mets’ Andrew Brown’s single bea…

    The Juice: Intentional walkoff: Mets’ Andrew Brown’s single beats D-backs in 13

    yahoo.com MLB.com Jul 2, 2013
    The Juice returns for season No. 6! It's almost eligible for free-agency! Stop by daily for news from the action, along with great photos, stats, video highlights and more. After the Arizona Diamondbacks took great care to avoid pitching to John Buck an…
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  • Video - SweetSpot TV: Trade Bait 03:53

    SweetSpot TV: Trade Bait

    Jul 2
    Eric Karabell and David Schoenfield take a look at Chase Utley, Andre Ethier and the Yankees as the trade deadline nears.
  • Video - Mets Crush Diamondbacks 00:30

    Mets Crush Diamondbacks

    Jul 2
    A huge seventh inning lifted the Mets over the Diamondbacks.

Sports Columnists

  • Sacramento Kings make Andre Iguodala their free-agent priority, according …

    Jul 2
    The Sacramento Kings have made Denver Nuggets swingman Andre Iguodala their free-agent priority, according to sources familiar with Sacramento's thinking.
  • Report: Sacramento Kings abruptly pull offer to free agent Andre Iguodala

    Jul 3
    The Sacramento Kings, after making Andre Iguodala their top free-agent priority, have abruptly pulled their lucrative offer to the Denver Nuggets swingman, according to USA Today.
  • Sources: Martin, Wolves reach 4-year deal

    Jul 2
    Free-agent swingman Kevin Martin is leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder to join the Minnesota Timberwolves.
  • Sources -- Tiago Splitter agrees to re-sign with San Antonio Spurs

    Jul 2
    The San Antonio Spurs have reached an agreement in principle to re-sign power forward Tiago Splitter, according to sources close to the process.