Ralph Kiner made the Hall of Fame with his powerful swing, then really made his mark with insightful, down-to-earth charm as a Mets broadcaster for more than a half-century. The man whose words made him a beloved New York icon and turned Kiner’s Korner into a baseball landmark died Thursday at 91.
He was a star slugger for the Pirates, hitting dozens of home runs into a section of Forbes Field...Read more »
The Mets signed right-handed reliever Kyle Farnsworth to a minor league deal Monday. He also will receive an invite to spring training.
Farnsworth, who will turn 38 on April 14, went a combined 3-1 with a 4.70 ERA for the Rays and Pirates last season. He did not appear for the Pirates in the postseason in their NLDS matchup against the Cardinals.
If Farnsworth makes the team, it will...Read more »