Adrian Gonzalez

PHOENIX, AZ - SEPTEMBER 01: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks bats against the San Francisco Giants during the MLB game at Chase Field on September 1, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Giants defeated the Diamondbacks 8-2.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: First Base

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at first base for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/03/2014

Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez, right, celebrates in the dugout after hitting an eighth inning home run against the Cardinals in Game 5 of the NLCS on Oct. 16, 2013 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Gonzalez Belts 2 Homers, Dodgers Send NLCS Back To St. Louis For Game 6

Adrian Gonzalez homered twice and Zack Greinke gave the Los Angeles Dodgers the clutch performance they needed in a 6-4 victory over the Cardinals on Wednesday that trimmed St. Louis’ lead to 3-2 in the NL championship series.

10/17/2013

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Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo Could Become Face Of Franchise

Down the line, Anthony Rizzo has the potential to be one of the best offensive players in the league.

03/21/2013

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Adrian Gonzalez Powers Mexico Past Dickey, Team USA In World Baseball Classic

Adrian Gonzalez homered and drove in three runs, seven pitchers handcuffed United States hitters all night and Mexico rebounded from a disappointing opening loss with a decisive 5-2 win over the Americans in Pool D of the World Baseball Classic on Friday.

03/09/2013

Torii Hunter and Derek Jeter on the field during the 81st MLB All-Star Game at Angel Stadium of Anaheim. (Photo by Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Torii Hunter Would Solve Yankees’ Problems

While the ALCS was one-sided, the battle for one of the most desirable free agents is expected to be a lot tighter.

11/01/2012

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Ex-Mets Manager Bobby Valentine Fired By Red Sox Following Dreadful 2012 Season

The brash and supremely confident manager was fired on Thursday, the day after the finale of a season beset with internal sniping and far too many losses.

10/04/2012

Mark Teixeira #25 of the New York Yankees is congratulated by Rob Thomson #59 as Teixeira rounds third after his home run. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Silverman: Yankees Couldn’t Have Envisioned Such A Pillow-Soft Finish

The Yankees couldn’t have asked for a softer season-ending opponent. The Red Sox are simply awful, and they have been playing out the string since early August. Last season’s fried chicken and beer collapse has never ended.

10/02/2012

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Silverman: Red Sox Trade Could Push Yanks To The Limit In October

A Dodgers-Yankees World Series has not been seen since Tommy Lasorda led the 1981 Dodgers to a six-game victory over the Yankees.

08/26/2012

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Mets’ Shoppach Denies Involvement In Bobby V Text, Red Sox Drama

“I’m really disappointed that my name was even brought up in that,” Mets catcher Kelly Shoppach said Sunday. “I wasn’t behind any texts.”

08/20/2012

Matt Garza #22 of the Chicago Cubs pitches against the Pittsburgh Pirates on May 27, 2012 at PNC Park. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Silverman: Yanks’ Cashman Needs To Give Theo Epstein A Call And Discuss Matt Garza

Cashman may not want to give Epstein the chance to get the best of him in a trade. But he needs to do what is best for the team, and that means pick up the phone and make a trade happen.

06/28/2012

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Silverman: Calm Down … Yankees Poised To Make AL East Run

Is it too early to panic Yankee fans? Steve Silverman believes the Yankees’ powerful lineup will carry them during the summer.

WFAN–06/01/2012

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Keidel: Unjustified Justin Verlander

Sometimes an argument is simple, no matter how muddled and complex we make it. If Pedro in his prime couldn’t win the MVP, then Justin isn’t justified.

WFAN–11/23/2011

Red Sox lose

Keefe To The City: Ladies And Gentlemen, The 2011 Red Sox!

How does a Yankees fan who spent five years living in Boston capture this epic collapse? I’m not really sure, but I know this collapse fits as a good placement holder for the baseball season with an off-day before the start of the postseason.

WFAN–09/29/2011

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Keefe To The City: Final Fenway Trip For Yankees?

As is usually the case when the Yankees and Red Sox play, Mike Hurley of NESN.com joined me for an email discussion about the rivalry and the upcoming series.

WFAN–08/30/2011

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Hartnett: ‘Not On The Mark,’ Yankees Deserve Better From Teixeira

Statistically, Mark Teixeira hasn’t lived up to the hype since joining the New York Yankees. With the rival Red Sox possessing MVP candidate Adrian Gonzalez, questions about Teixeira will become more frequent the longer he fails to produce.

WFAN–08/24/2011

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