Ken Davidoff's baseball insider

Yankees, Mets, trade rumors, free agents, off-the-wall predictions and other MLB musings.

Can the Rangers afford both Yu Darvish and Prince Fielder?

When the World Series pits two non-New York teams against each other, a fairly common occurrence nowadays, it grants we New York reporters an opportunity to better familiarize ourselves with clubs we don't know as well.

There's a good amount of time before first pitch, so you schmooze players, a manager, coaches, front-office officials, owners, mascots and so on.

(Not really mascots....

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Mets ownership, Carlos Beltran, the Yankees' lineup and Ivan Nova

Good story this morning by Forbes' website, which reported that Fred Wilpon and Ray Bartoszek planned to meet today regarding the possibility of buying that much-heralded minority share of the club. A person in the loop confirmed that information to me.

So what's up with David Einhorn? There clearly has been some turbulence in the negotiations between Einhorn and the Wilpons. After all, the...

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What should Rob Manfred's first priority be as commissioner?

Speed up game Reinstate Pete Rose Regain young fans Something else

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