Craig Biggio missed the Hall of Fame by two votes, but he’ll make it eventually – USA TODAY

USA TODAYFormer Astros star Craig Biggio fell two votes short of the 75 percent of votes needed for election to the Baseball Hall of Fame on Wednesday. Biggio missed the…

Granderson Excited For New Start – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Curtis Granderson slipped on a No. 3 jersey and began his New York Mets career with a playful zinger directed at the fans of…

MLB banning home plate collisions starting in 2014 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Home plate collisions, the type of plays that wrecked the career of former All-Star Ray Fosse and injured Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila in…

Curtis Granderson jabs Yankees, excited to join Mets – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – The New York Mets trumpeted Curtis Granderson’s gregariousness and comfort with the news media as some of the qualities that made him so appealing…

Curtis Granderson, Mets finalize four-year deal – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Curtis Granderson and the New York Mets have completed a $60 million, four-year contract. The deal with the three-time All-Star outfielder is the…

Crosstown traffic: Curtis Granderson joining Mets – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe New York Mets have reached agreement with Curtis Granderson on a four-year, $60 million deal, according to a person with direct knowledge of the agreement. The person spoke…

Mets-Granderson talks intensify – ESPN

ESPNNEW YORK — Talks between the New York Mets and Curtis Granderson’s representatives intensified late Tuesday, and a source familiar with the negotiations told ESPNNewYork.com the organization is working to…

Athletics to sign Scott Kazmir to a 2-year deal – USA TODAY

USA TODAYIn adding a veteran starter to their youthful rotation, the Oakland Athletics are almost certainly subtracting another one. The two-time defending American League West champions have agreed with left-hander…

Anna Benson: Baseball Wives Star Arrested After Pulling Gun On Husband Kris Benson

Anna Benson is the very hot star of the TV show Baseball Wives, who’s now proving that orange is the new black. Anna Benson was arrested on Monday night in…

Gary Carter Passes At 57: Baseball Great Falls To Cancer

Wow. 55, 50, 48, and 57. All of those numbers belong to friends and famous people this blogger knows who’ve died this year, and all before they reached the age…