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Anthony Rizzo

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

Luis Valbuena #24 of the Chicago Cubs makes a catch as Chris Young #1 of the New York Mets avoids a collision at Wrigley Field on June 5, 2014 in Chicago. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs Take Broom To Mets With 7-4 Win

Anthony Rizzo hit a tiebreaking homer, Travis Wood went deep and drove in three runs, and the Chicago Cubs beat the New York Mets 7-4 Thursday night to complete the three-game sweep.

06/06/2014

Second baseman Emilio Bonifacio #64 of the Chicago Cubs throws to first base to complete a double play over Matt den Dekker #6 of the New York Mets on a ground ball off the bat of Daniel Murphy during the second inning at Wrigley Field June 4, 2014 in Chicago.    (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Mets Lose To Cubs 5-4 In Ugly, Mistake-Filled Game

Starlin Castro went 3 for 4 with three RBIs and the Chicago Cubs outlasted the New York Mets 5-4 Wednesday night in a mistake-filled game that featured a combined 13 pitchers.

06/05/2014

ANAHEIM, CA - JULY 03: Matt Adams #53 of the St. Louis Cardinals looks on prior to the start of the game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on July 3, 2013 in Anaheim, California.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Sleepers And Busts

CBS Local Sports breaks down potential sleepers and busts for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/13/2014

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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

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

Terry Collins (credit: J. Meric/Getty Images), Ike Davis (credit: Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Terry Collins Not Happy After Mets’ Latest Sloppy Effort

Mets manager Terry Collins is tired of his team’s recent poor play. “We’ve got to get it stopped,” he said Tuesday night. “We’ve got to turn it around right now.”

06/27/2012

Ike Davis

Mets Fall To Cubs, Losing Streak Now At 4

Anthony Rizzo had two hits and drove in the go-ahead run in his first game with the Chicago Cubs, who rallied for a 5-3 victory over the sliding New York Mets on Tuesday night.

WFAN–06/26/2012

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Travis Snider Still Looking For Breakout Season With Blue Jays

A first-round pick by the Blue Jays in 2006, Travis Snider came up through the ranks with big expectations. His minor league career was no disappointment but his Major League play certainly has been.

03/05/2012

New Boston Red Sox first baseman Adrian Gonzalez, right, speaks to reporters as Red Sox General Manager Theo Epstein, left, looks on during a news conference at Fenway Park in Boston, Monday, Dec. 6, 2010. (AP Photo/Josh Reynolds)

Red Sox Complete Deal; Gonzalez ‘Ready To Beat’ Yankees

The Red Sox have introduced All-Star first baseman Adrian Gonzalez, who wasted no time Monday injecting himself into Boston’s rivalry with the New York Yankees.

WFAN–12/06/2010

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Sweeny Says: Padres’ GM On Gonzo Deal

The Padres feel they got the best package they could for a player they wouldn’t be able to afford to re-sign after this year.

WFAN–12/06/2010