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NL Wild Card Game Preview and Prediction: San Francisco Giants vs. New York Mets

Two heavyweight aces take the mound tonight in Flushing in hopes of keeping October dreams alive
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NL Wild Card Game Preview and Prediction: San Francisco Giants vs. New York Mets

The bright lights of New York City tend to be the most glaring when one of the Big Apple’s two baseball teams is in the postseason.

New York Mets 2014 Preview

Mets should enjoy better record, but still not contending
It feels like another bridge season for the Mets, with their ace on the disabled list all season. But it is safe to say that the team is transitioning, not merely rebuilding, and with more pricey veterans on the roster, expectations should tick upward.

The Mets have had five losing seasons in a row, tied with the Astros for the longest such streak in baseball. The streak coincides with the 2009 opening of Citi Field, where attendance has dropped every year.

2013 Fantasy Baseball: Which Injured Players Are Worth Drafting?

Some suggestions on how you should approach certain injured players on draft day
<p> 2013 Fantasy Baseball: Which Injured Players Are Worth Drafting?</p>

Opening Day of the 2013 MLB season is right around the corner, but there are quite a few players who won’t be available to help your fantasy team from the outset. For some, their season debuts should only be delayed while others will be on the disabled list for a little longer. Here are some of the key hitters and pitchers who are dealing with injuries headed into Opening Day and how you should handle them during your draft.

New York Yankees 2012 Preview

Jeter and Co. primed to get back to World Series
<p> The Yankees fell short of the World Series for the seventh time in eight seasons, but this remains a formidable team. The Yankees’ bats went cold in the playoffs, but over the long season, this lineup will produce. The Yankees won 97 games last season, and with the improvements to their rotation, they should crack 100 this year and fend off the Red Sox, Rays and Blue Jays for yet another AL East crown.</p>

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Athlon Sports' 2011 AL MVP

Athlon editors comb through the crowded field of contenders and cast their vote for this year's AL MVP
<p> Athlon editors comb through the crowded field of contenders and cast their vote for this year's AL MVP</p>

Tigers-Yankees Series Rests on Game 3 Aces

Verlander, Sabathia Face Off Tonight in Re-Start
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After the unusual situation created by the Game 1 washout, the Tigers and Yankees left New York tied at one game apiece and without a day off between Games 2 and 3. Aces Justin Verlander of Detroit and CC Sabathia of New York will start Game 3 tonight after taking the mound for the brief false start last Friday.