April 04, 2011 - 3:43 am
Welcome to Monday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . WHAT'S HAPPENING LOCALLY MONDAY: NHL : Bruins at Rangers, 7:30 p.m. (Versus) AROUND THE WEB: '™¦ The Mets continue to suffer embarrassments , and the...
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July 28, 2010 - 2:41 am
Mets outfielder Jason Bay was diagnosed with a mild concussion, and the former Red Sox slugger might make a trip to the disabled list if symptoms do not clear in the next few days. Bay was injured Friday when he slammed into an outfield wall at Dodger Stadium while making a catch. Asked how long he...
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Rob Bradford
January 05, 2010 - 6:48 am
NEW YORK -- Jason Bay was introduced as a member of the Mets on Tuesday morning. Mets G.M. Omar Minaya presented him with a No. 44 jersey, and hockey Hall of Famer Rod Gilbert also gave the native of Trail, British Columbia, a Rangers jersey. Bay pronounced his excitement to join the Mets, a team...
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August 28, 2009 - 7:57 am
By his own admission, Billy Wagner has little business being in Boston -- or in any other major-league uniform. There is an element of the improbable to the fact that, at 38, he is throwing with mid-90s velocity and command, let alone that he is doing so roughly 11 months after undergoing Tommy...
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August 27, 2009 - 3:08 pm
Red Sox first baseman/outfielder Chris Carter , currently playing for Triple A Pawtucket, was claimed on waivers as a means of delaying his transfer from the Red Sox to the Mets as one of the two players to be named in the deal that sent reliever Billy Wagner to Boston, according to a major league...
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Mike Petraglia
August 27, 2009 - 2:14 pm
A moment that even Billy Wagner had doubts would ever come to pass finally happened Thursday afternoon in the Fenway Park press room, as he was officially introduced as a member of the Red Sox . "What's my reaction? I'm excited," Wagner said after finally working out an agreement with the Red Sox...
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August 25, 2009 - 10:22 am has confirmed reports that the Red Sox acquired left-handed reliever Billy Wagner from the Mets in exchange for two players to be named later. The Sox were awarded a waiver claim on Wagner, who has 385 career saves, on Friday. The two teams had until Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. to work out a deal...
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August 22, 2009 - 1:34 pm
The middle of August is far different than the days leading up to the July 31 deadline for trades not requiring waivers. At the end of last month, Red Sox players could not help but hear about potential deals that their club was contemplating. Three weeks later, that is not the case. And so, prior...
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