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New York Mets LHP Steven Matz to miss start due to elbow tenderness

New York Mets left-hander Steven Matz has been scratched from his Monday start because of tenderness and irritation in his left elbow. Matz, 25, was scheduled to pitch in a minor league game at the Mets' complex in Port St. Lucie, Fla., to start the final week of spring training...

Mets' Matz to miss next start with elbow irritation

CLOSE Steven Matz discusses the tenderness in his elbow. Matt Ehalt/NorthJersey.comSteven Matz will not start Monday.(Photo: Jasen Vinlove/USA TODAY Sports)PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – The Mets’ starting rotation almost made it through spring training healthy.Lefty Steven M...

Matz will miss spring start because of elbow tenderness

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) Mets pitcher Steven Matz has been scratched from his Monday start in a minor league game because of tenderness in his left elbow. ”There’s a little irritation, and he’s got to work that out,” Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said on Sunday. ...

What to watch for in Sunday's MLB.TV games

• Spring schedule Fans can watch much of this spring's action streaming live on MLB.TV Premium. MLB.TV Premium is only $112.99 for the entire season. In addition to getting every out-of-market game live or on demand during the regular season, you can watch nearly 300 Spring Tra...

Classic players return to action on MLB.TV

MLB.TV Premium is only $112.99 for the entire season. In addition to getting every out-of-market game live or on demand during the regular season, you can watch nearly 300 Spring Training games l...

What to watch for in Wednesday's spring games

Archer and Keuchel both return to the mound for their third starts of the spring. Neither pitcher has allowed an earned run, including Archer's lone outing for Team USA in the World Baseball Clas...

Rich Hill is unhappy with his form, if not the results, in Dodgers' exhibition win over Reds

ON THE MOUND: Rich Hill was far from pleased with himself after throwing 3 2/3 innings Tuesday. He allowed only one hit, but he walked three and gave up a run. He could not tame his fastball, whi...

Dodgers’ Japanese interpreter energizes team with hilarious feat of strength

Will Ireton came to the Los Angeles Dodgers with one, or maybe two, tasks — to interpret for pitcher Kenta Maeda of Japan and occasionally serve as an easy mark for surprise scares. But on...

Sacred Heart University vs Hawaii, March 12

Hawaii's relief pitcher Casey Ryan (22) and Kekai Rios (5) celebrate the Hawaii victory in the ninth inning off the Sacred Heart University vs Hawaii college baseball game at Les Murakami Stadium...

Explaining WBC tiebreaker scenarios

With Colombia's hard-fought loss dropping it to 1-2, the U.S. (1-1) can clinch a berth in the second round -- and a 9 p.m. ET Wednesday matchup against the Pool D runner-up -- by beating Canada (...

US survives scare from Colombia in extra innings

MIAMI: The US survived a scare in their World Baseball Classic opener on Friday as they needed a walkoff single from Adam Jones to defeat Colombia 3-2 in 10 innings. Jones went two-for-five at t...