Jeff McNeil agrees to an extension with the Mets

NEW YORK — The most prolific hitter in the Majors final season, a homegrown expertise that includes defensive versatility and freakish bat-to-ball expertise, is ready to stay in Flushing for the foreseeable future. The Mets and Jeff McNeil have agreed to a four-year, $50 million contract extension that can maintain the 2022 NL batting champion … Read more

Longtime Braves broadcaster Chip Caray leaving Atlanta for same role with Cardinals: Sources

After a months-long search, longtime Atlanta Braves tv play-by-play broadcaster Chip Caray is leaving his place with Bally Sports South and can be part of the Bally Sports Midwest broadcasting staff because the lead play-by-play announcer for the St. Louis Cardinals, a number of trade sources advised The Athletic on Monday. Here’s what it’s essential … Read more

Aroldis Chapman, Royals agree to deal

The Royals have agreed to a one-year deal with hard-throwing reliever Aroldis Chapman, sources informed MLB.com on Thursday. The membership has not confirmed the deal, which is pending a bodily that ought to occur within the coming days. MLB.com’s Mark Feinsand reported the deal is anticipated to be value $3.75 million with efficiency bonuses. Kansas … Read more

Trey Mancini Cubs deal

CHICAGO — Eric Hosmer arrived on the Cubs Convention this weekend because the Cubs’ new veteran first baseman, sporting a pointy Cubbie blue blazer. Prospect Matt Mervis made his method across the Sheraton Grand Chicago, the place followers lined as much as get the autograph of the primary baseman of the longer term. And on … Read more

Where Mets could turn after Carlos Correa disappointment

Way again when Carlos Correa had solely agreed to at least one megadeal — that being the Giants’ $350 million, 13-year settlement — Mets proprietor Steve Cohen was lamenting to The Post about lacking out on Correa (the primary time), and he mentioned, ” There will all the time be one other free agent.” Just … Read more

Inside the Red Sox courtship of Rafael Devers, from the Santo Domingo dinner to the final deal

Eleven days earlier than Christmas, all of the fancy eating places in the Dominican Republic capital of Santo Domingo should have been booked strong, as a result of the Red Sox known as greater than two dozen and never one might accommodate a big non-public occasion on such late discover. When somebody lastly known as … Read more