Reports: Mets Asked About Andrelton Simmons, But Braves Want 1 Of Big 4 StartersSimmons, just 26, signed a seven-year, $58 million deal with Atlanta in 2014. He won't be eligible for free agency until 2021.
Fantasy Baseball Season Is One-Third Over, So What Does Your Team Need To Win?Two months into baseball season, and it's time to assess what categories your fantasy team needs to improve—and win. On offense, you want to find players that can help your team batting average, for example, or move you up a few places in steals. For the pitching side, do you need more wins or saves? Figuring out now where the biggest gains are to be had in your league will make all the difference through the summer months.
5 Crazy Plays By A Shortstop You’ve Probably Never Heard OfA super human shortstop, no Derek Jeter, we’re not talking about you.
Fantasy Baseball Preview: Sleepers And BustsCBS Local Sports breaks down potential sleepers and busts for your fantasy baseball draft.
Sims: Breaking Down The Dangers Of The Headfirst Slide Headfirst slides most commonly cause injury to the hands, head and upper body, while feet-first slides are more likely to cause traumatic injury to the lower extremities. It does seem that the headfirst method is more likely to land a player on the disabled list.
Andrelton Simmons Good Bet To Win Gold Gloves For BravesAndrelton Simmons is a good bet to win several gold gloves during his career, and he’s shown the ability to stay within himself and make adjustments at the plate.
Red-Hot Braves Too Tough For MetsThe red-hot Atlanta Braves shut out the Mets 2-0 on Saturday night.