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When It Comes To Your Fantasy Team, Always Be Looking For Someone Better

As you approach the end of the first month of the fantasy baseball season, like all smart fantasy owners you must look every day for better players. Sure, you may like a guy on your bench who plays for the local nine, but fantasy baseball is won with the head—not the heart.

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: April 20th-April 24th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

04/24/2015

Joe Panik #12 of the San Francisco Giants hits a sacrifice fly to score Gregor Blanco #7 and win the game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the bottom of the ninth inning at AT&T Park on April 22, 2015 in San Francisco, California. The Giants won the game 3-2. (credit: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Panik Hits Game-Winning Sacrifice Fly As Giants Beat Dodgers

The champion Giants wound up posting back-to-back wins for only the second time this season.

04/22/2015

C.J. Cron #24 of the Los Angeles Angels reacts to his slide at home for a run off of a Johnny Giavotella #12 single to take a 5-1 lead over the Oakland Athletics during the sixth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 21, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Angels Beat A’s With 3-Run HRs By Giavotella, Calhoun

Johnny Giavotella hit a three-run shot for his first homer with Los Angeles after the second inning was extended by a replay review.

04/21/2015

Nori Aoki #23 of the San Francisco Giants advances to second base on a balk by Brett Anderson (not pictured) of the Los Angeles Dodgers in front of Jimmy Rollins #11 during the fourth inning at AT&T Park on April 21, 2015 in San Francisco, California. (credit: Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Giants’ Lincecum Shuts Down Dodgers For 1st Win Of Year

Tim Lincecum shut down the first-place Dodgers with some sparkling double-play defense behind him, and the San Francisco Giants came out of their first day off seemingly refreshed to beat Los Angeles 6-2 on Tuesday night.

04/21/2015

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This Week In Baseball: Why We Need Kris Bryant To Succeed

In case you haven’t heard, Chicago Cubs uber-prospect Kris Bryant was called up and made his debut on Friday.

04/21/2015

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Feldman Bounces Back As Astros Defeat Angels, 4-3

Scott Feldman bounced back from a bad outing to give Houston a good start Sunday.

04/19/2015

Brandon McCarthy #38 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches against the Colorado Rockies during the second inning at Dodger Stadium on April 19, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Dodgers Hit 3 HRs In 6th To Rout Rockies, 7-0

Howie Kendrick, Scott Van Slyke and rookie Joc Pederson hit sixth-inning home runs, and the Los Angeles Dodgers stretched their winning streak to seven by beating the Colorado Rockies 7-0 Sunday.

04/19/2015

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Time To Grab Some New Studs Before Anyone Else In Your Fantasy League Does

It’s still early in the season, and you don’t want to give up on key players too soon — even if they’re slumping through the first two weeks of the season. But smart fantasy baseball owners also want to make sure they grab rising stars while they can — and before it’s too late.

04/18/2015

General View of the game between the San Francisco Giants and the Los Angeles Dodgers on opening day at Dodger Stadium on April 4, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Dodger Stadium Guide

It’s so anti-L.A. to ditch your car, but despite the stigma of public transportation, options are plenty for taking the Metro to Dodgers Stadium.

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30 Players: Panik Hopes To Follow Up Strong Rookie Year For Giants

A 2011 first-round Draft pick out of St. John’s University, Joe Panik had a meteoric rise to Major League glory last season — not only putting up impressive numbers as the Giants’ new second baseman in 73 regular season games, but also helping San Francisco earn its third World Series championship in the past five years.

04/16/2015

Scott Van Slyke #33 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a two run double in the first inning against the Seattle Mariners at Dodger Stadium on April 15, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. All Major League Baseball players are wearing #42 today in honor of Jackie Robinson Day. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Dodgers Complete Sweep Of Mariners With 5-2 Win

Brett Anderson posted his first victory with the Los Angeles Dodgers, Scott Van Slyke hit a two-run double, and the two-time defending NL West champions completed a three-game sweep of the Seattle Mariners with a 5-2 victory on Wednesday night.

04/15/2015

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30 Players: Prospect Butler Looking To Prove He Belongs With Rockies

Heading into the 2014 season, Eddie Butler was hailed as the top arm in the Rockies’ system and one of the best pitching prospects in baseball. Heading into this year, things were quite different.

04/15/2015

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Jackie Robinson Day Celebrated In Space

Jackie Robinson Day was celebrated even in space this year.

04/15/2015

(L-R)Adam Wilk #72 of the Los Angeles Angels pitches against the Texas Rangers in the bottom of the ninth inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on April 15, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. All uniformed team members are wearing jersey number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Trout, Angels Wrap Up Series With 10-2 Win At Texas

Mike Trout had three hits, scored twice and drove in a run to back another win in Texas for Hector Santiago as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Rangers 10-2 in a series finale Wednesday.

04/15/2015

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