Once MLB Trade Deadline Dust Settles, Your Fantasy Roster May Need Some TweaksIt happens every year: A solid productive player on your fantasy baseball roster gets traded to a team that just plans on using him as a backup. If you're lucky, one of your backups is the benefit of such a trade, too. However, every fantasy owner needs to make adjustments after July 31 to make sure their rosters are still competitive and productive. If not, it's a slow crawl to the end of September and sixth place in your league.
Capuano Pitches Mets Past Pirates 7-0Reyes had three hits for his majors-leading 33rd multi-hit game, homering two pitches after pinch-hitter Scott Hairston also did in the ninth. David Murphy and Angel Pagan went 2 for 4 and Carlos Beltran had a two-run single for New York, which has won six of eight.
Mets' Dickey Regains 2010 Form, Silences YankeesR.A. Dickey regained command of his knuckleball and confounded the Yankees for six innings, Daniel Murphy homered and a youthful Mets lineup won the Subway Series opener 2-1 Friday night in front of a surprisingly lackluster New York crowd.
Colon Struggles Early, Yanks Fall To Rangers 7-5Julio Borbon drove in three runs, including the go-ahead run with a squeeze bunt, and the Texas Rangers beat the New York Yankees 7-5 on Saturday night after blowing an early five-run lead.
Long Winter Ahead For Yanks After Game 6 LossTheir Texas-sized wait is over. The Rangers are going to the World Series. And they got there with a win over their old nemesis, the defending champion New York Yankees.
Rangers' Cruz Expects To Play With Tight HamstringTexas Rangers slugger Nelson Cruz left Game 5 of the ALCS with tightness in his troublesome left hamstring. He said it was merely a precaution and expects to play in Game 6.
Rangers Even ALCS With 7-2 Victory Over YankeesDavid Murphy homered and had an RBI double and the Texas Rangers got even in the AL championship series with a 7-2 victory over the New York Yankees in Game 2 on Saturday.
Yankees Aim To Salvage Split Vs. RangersCliff Lee has won his last three starts against the New York Yankees, including the postseason. He might find this one a bit easier.