Luis Valbuena

HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 22: Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros receives congratulations from third base coach Gary Pettis #10 after hitting a home run in the sixth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Minute Maid Park on August 22, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Credit: Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Astros Shut Down Dodgers For Second Night In A Row

Scott Kazmir pitched six solid innings, Jose Altuve and Luis Valbuena homered and the Houston Astros defeated Zack Greinke and the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-1 Saturday night.

08/22/2015

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Certain Positions In Fantasy Baseball Require Quality Backups On Your Bench

What are the thinnest positions in fantasy baseball? Catcher? The infield positions of second base, shortstop and third base? All of the above? Yes, depth is better in the outfield and first base positions, so when you think about which players to stash on your bench, think about the ones with multi-position eligibility. They may not be the most productive on a day-to-day basis, but they have the capability to be very valuable to your team’s chances of winning.

06/29/2015

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Chicago Cubs Beat Angels’ Split Squad In Spring Opener

Luis Valbuena got off to a great start in his bid to win more playing time with the Cubs, hitting a home run that helped Chicago beat a Los Angeles Angels split squad 11-2 Saturday in the spring training opener for both teams.

02/23/2013