Dodgers Clinch The West By Beating Giants, 4-2Cody Bellinger hit a three-run homer in the third off Jeff Samardzija (9-15), topping the NL rookie mark set by Wally Berger in 1930 and matched by Frank Robinson in 1956.
Fantasy Baseball All-Star Team Is Often A Little Different Than MLB All-Star RosterIt's an easy trap to fall in to when playing fantasy baseball: An All-Star player in real life doesn't always equate to an All-Star player in fantasy sports. This 2017 provides more proof of just why this is true. Don't be blinded by MLB All-Star status in fantasy baseball!
Can You Find Potential All-Star Players In Fantasy Baseball On The Waiver Wire?As we approach July, it's time to start thinking about the MLB All-Star Game. Even in fantasy baseball, All-Star players have value beyond what their stats offer. A lot of owners will trade for All-Star players even if they're not great fantasy baseball players.
When Top Prospects Get The Call, What Should Fantasy Baseball Owners Do?The big MLB prospect news last week was the Los Angeles Dodgers' decision to call up minor-league sensation Julio Urias. The 19-year-old starting pitcher has been the star of the organization's system for awhile, but does that mean he's worth a look in your fantasy baseball league?
Let Other Fantasy Baseball Owners Take Chances On September Call-UpsEvery September, MLB rosters expand so minor-league players with potential can get a cup of coffee with the big-league team. No matter what the hype, avoid relying on these September call-ups to help your fantasy baseball team. Stick to the veteran players you know well and let the other owners in your league gamble on the rookies. You won't regret it when the season ends with your team in first place. The other owners will be shaking their heads with regret for letting hype rule their decision-making processes.
Top 3 2015 MLB MVP Candidates In Each LeagueAs the MLB Postseason approaches, the race for the MLB MVP Awards has started to heat up. Here are the Top three candidates worthy of winning the award in each league.
Kershaw 4th In MLB Jersey Sales At Halfway Mark; Trout Is 7thDodgers pitcher and reigning NL MVP Clayton Kershaw is fourth in all of jersey sales in the MLB during the first half of the 2015 season.
Buster Posey's Grand Slam Helps Giants Beat Dodgers, 9-5The Giants' eighth victory in 10 meetings with the Dodgers this season put the defending World Series champions within 1 1/2 games of NL West-leading Los Angeles.
5 Things You Missed: 2014 World Series, Game 7Madison Bumgarner carried the Giants to World Series victory over the Royals in Game 7. Here are 5 things you missed.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Why The Royals Will Win The World Series In 6 GamesThe Giants and Royals got to the World Series by playing better baseball than better teams. Which team will emerge as champion?
Fantasy Baseball Preview: Sleepers And BustsCBS Local Sports breaks down potential sleepers and busts for your fantasy baseball draft.
Fantasy Baseball Preview: CatcherCBS Local Sports breaks down the top catchers for your fantasy baseball draft.
Fantasy Baseball Preview: First BaseCBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at first base for your fantasy baseball draft.
Giants Overcome Lineup Blunder, Beat Dodgers 4-2Madison Bumgarner drove in two runs and struck out nine in seven innings, and the San Francisco Giants overcame an embarrassing lineup mistake to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2 on Saturday night.
Giants 9th Inning Walk-Off Win Wastes Brilliant Kershaw PerformanceBuster Posey hit a game-ending home run into the left-field seats leading off the bottom of the ninth, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 on Friday night.