Good morning. Here's what you need to know for today in New York sports.
Anthony will only waive no-trade clause for Houston: Carmelo Anthony remains intent on being traded to the Rockets to play with James Harden and Chris Paul. Anthony has said he is "at peace" with the decisions he has made. Anthony barring a trade to the Cavaliers would be detrimental to the possibility of the Knicks' landing Kyrie Irving.
Yankees' bats fall silent in loss to Tigers: The Yankees dropped the rubber match of their three-game set against the Tigers, 2-0, in a rain-filled matinee Wednesday. Despite Masahiro Tanaka putting together his second strong start, going six innings and allowing just two runs, the Yankees bats were unable to get the big hit, going 0-for-9 with runners in scoring position.
Mets storm back to beat Rockies: After falling behind by five runs in the bottom of the third inning, the Mets came back to score 10 unanswered runs on their way to a 10-5 victory at Coors Field on Wednesday night. Curtis Granderson's three-run home run in the top of the sixth broke the 5-5 tie. Newly promoted shortstop Amed Rosario made a handful of nice plays at shortstop and collected his first RBI with a triple in the fifth inning.
Richard Sherman sounds off on Jets' quarterback situation: In an interview with USA Today, Richard Sherman discussed how Colin Kaepernick is being "blackballed" by the NFL. The Seahawks cornerback questioned the Jets' quarterback situation, saying "whoever is starting for the Jets is terrible," implying that the Jets are actively choosing a worse quarterback over Kaepernick.
Mets look to take the series from the Rockies: The Mets will turn to Rafel Montero to lead them to a series win in a matinee against the Rockies at Coors field. German Marquez will get the start for the Rockies.
Sonny Gray makes Yankees debut: Sonny Gray will make his Yankees debut Thursday as the Yankees open a series against Corey Kluber and the Indians at Progressive Field. The Yankees are looking to put a stop to their two-game losing skid.