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Mad at the Voter Who Left Jeter Off the Ballot? He’s Not

“Yes, we are,” she said.But Jeter and Walker were uninterested in the logistics of how they were elected, only that they got in. Jeter learned on Wednesday that his plaque will go next to Rivera’s at the Hall in...

Mets Set to Hire Luis Rojas as Manager

When Luis Rojas reported to spring training with the Mets last year, he was the first quality control coach in the team’s history. His responsibilities included on-field work with players, like helping the utility man Jeff McNeil on his...

Two Decades of Stubbornness Kept Derek Jeter on Top

The topic that day was whether the Yankees would actually keep their payroll below a supposed preset limit of around $178 million, a surprisingly low number for the franchise at the time. What had happened, Jeter was asked by...

Derek Jeter and Larry Walker Elected to Hall of Fame

It was never a question that Derek Jeter, the longtime captain of the Yankees and one of the most celebrated players in baseball history, was going to be enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame. The intrigue instead centered...

David Glass, Walmart Boss and K.C. Royals Owner, Dies at 84

David D. Glass, who as chief executive of Walmart stores led the world’s largest retailer through one of its greatest periods of expansion, and who also owned the Kansas City Royals when they won the 2015 World Series, died...

In a Game of Stars, Derek Jeter Distinguished Himself With a Flip

The play happened more than 18 years ago, but for a generation of baseball fans all you need to describe it are two simple words: The Flip.The 102-win Oakland Athletics were trailing the 95-win Yankees, 1-0, in the seventh...

Carlos Beltran Lost His Best Asset: Credibility

“Here’s the best way I can describe it,” Van Wagenen said. “When we met with Carlos, we had to make an assessment of where do we go from here? And in Carlos’s thought process, as well, as ours, we...

Carlos Beltran Resigns in Wake of Astros Cheating Scandal

Carlos Beltran, who was implicated in the Houston Astros' cheating scandal this week, stepped down as the Mets manager on Thursday, less than three months after he was hired, the team announced.“We met with Carlos last night and again...

When Titles Are Tarnished but Not Taken Away

In years to come, this might be the week this age of sports came to be known as the “asterisk era.” During a decade that brought eye-in-the-sky cameras, rogue chemists, executives with malleable morals and Soviet-era spy craft, those...

After Painful Divorces for Red Sox and Astros, Will the Mets Follow Suit?

Beltran has not said much about the scandal in public, at least since insisting he knew nothing of the camera used to steal signs in a text message to the New York Post after The Athletic report. Lying to...

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QB Notes: What is likely to be Lamar Jackson’s final start of the regular season will come against a Browns team that held him...

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