Chipper Jones is one of baseball's best switch-hitters. In fact, looking at what makes him special demonstrates just how rare truly good switch-hitters are, and why their talent is so valuable.
Free agent outfielder Gary Matthews Jr. and the Cincinnati Reds are close to a deal, a week after the New York Mets released the former All-Star.
Multiple New York Mets teammates told ESPNNewYork.com that they expected Oliver Perez would be placed on the disabled list.
Gary Matthews Jr. was traded from the Angels to the Mets on Friday for right-hander Brian Stokes.