Read more about Vic Black’s demotion

Three years ago, one tiny mechanical tweak saved Vic Black‘s pitching career. On Wednesday, that same tweak might have cost him his job >> Read more in the Wall Street Journal.

Black is disappointed, but he understands why the team decided to send him to Triple-A >> Read more at

For better or for worse, the Mets bullpen began rounding into shape Wednesday, when Black was optioned to the minors and when Jose Valverde was added to the big-league roster >> Read more in Newsday.