Tyler Kepner

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Corbin Burnes Comes Off I.L. Gunning for Strikeout Record

Twenty-three times this season, Corbin Burnes has stood on the mound with a chance to throw ball four. Every time, he has thrown a strike. Burnes, a Milwaukee Brewers right-hander, swears he...

Matt Harvey Is Cheered (and Lit Up) in His Return to New York

A former superstar was humbled by a Mets crowd that had forgiven his past mistakes. But his surprising start to the season took a hit in a 7-1 loss.They went through so...

With No-Hitter, John Means Opens Up a World of Possibilities

“Now, every time he takes the ball, he is well aware — because he’s done it — that he could pitch a no-hitter,” said Jim Palmer, the last Orioles pitcher to throw...

Mets Fire Chili Davis as Hitting Coach

With an anemic offense and a losing record, the Mets insist the firing of their hitting coaches was based on process, not results.It’s all fun and games until somebody gets fired.The Mets...

Roberto Alomar Is Placed on Baseball's Ineligible List

Following a sexual misconduct investigation, Alomar has been placed on baseball’s ineligible list, but will keep his plaque in the Hall of Fame.When Roberto Alomar was first eligible for the Hall of...

Madison Bumgarner Throws a No-Hitter. Kind Of.

In a game limited to seven innings as part of a doubleheader, the Arizona lefty gets a shutout but won’t be credited with a no-no.Madison Bumgarner took the mound in Atlanta on...

Oakland A's Boom and Bust Their Way to First Place

The franchise has swung from unbeatable to unwatchable ever since its Philadelphia days. The 2021 team has been both in the first three weeks of the season.Bob Melvin shook his head and...

As Fans Wait on the Yankees to Show Up, One Won’t Be Back

Jay Bruce, a recent arrival, announced his retirement, and the Yankees fell to 5-10, with problems that seem deeper than their struggles with Tampa Bay.The Yankees lost again on Sunday to Tampa...

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