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Joey Votto

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

Terry Collins  (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images), Robinson Cano (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images), Josh Hamilton (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images)

Evan Roberts’ 2013 MLB Season Preview And Predictions

It’s hilarious how everyone wants to claim the Yankees may finish in last or will be the new-age ’65 team. Meanwhile, in Queens…

03/26/2013

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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

Currently on the disabled list, designated hitter David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox tests his injured heel with team trainers. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Sims: Injured Baseball Players Continue To Return To Action Prematurely

Of the many current injuries in Major League Baseball, a number of them might have been avoided with a slower progression back to the field. Others appear to be exacerbations waiting to happen.

09/05/2012

Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angels reacts to his homerun for a 2-0 lead over the Baltimore Orioles during the third inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on July 8, 2012 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Evan Roberts’ MLB First Half Power Rankings And Awards

Ever since Mike Trout was called up, the Angels have been on fire. This 20 year old can do it all…hit for power (12 home runs), hit for a high average (.346) and he has great speed (leading the AL in steals).

07/11/2012

Prince Fielder

MLB All-Star Game Preview

In a season with two extra playoff teams and a great deal of parity, virtually every franchise has hope heading into the season’s second half. That’s why you should care about Tuesday’s Midsummer Classic.

07/09/2012

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Schwei: Goin’ Deep At Citi Field; Cubs, Dodgers On Tap For Mets

Raul Ibanez’s homer on Sunday night moved him atop the leaderboard for home runs hit at Citi Field by a Mets opponent.

06/25/2012

Jonathon Niese of the New York Mets looks on as Jay Bruce of the Cincinnati Reds rounds the bases after hitting a three-run homerun in the first-inning at CitiField. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Mets Fail To Back Niese, Fall To Reds 4-1

Jonathon Niese surrendered a three-run homer, but the Mets were unable to back their starter and lost 4-1 on Saturday.

06/16/2012

Jon Rauch

Forgettable 8th Inning Dooms Mets In Loss To Reds

Todd Frazier homered twice, Brandon Phillips hit a tying single off Jon Rauch in the eighth and the Cincinnati Reds beat the New York Mets 6-3 Wednesday night.

WFAN–05/16/2012

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Schwei: ‘Walk-Off’ Slams Mets For 10th Time

Sunday’s walk-off grand slam stung and stunned New York. But it wasn’t the first time. Or even the ninth.

05/14/2012

Cincinnati Reds Photo Day

Reds Relying On Jay Bruce’s Big Bat Once Again To Bolster Offense

On the whole, Jay Bruce has accomplished a lot already in his career, but there is still room for him to grow.

03/25/2012

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Eric Hosmer Living Up To The Hype Of Royals’ Farm System

In a year or two, Eric Hosmer could be an important piece of a Royals team that will likely be contending in the American League Central.

03/10/2012

Ivan Nova

Nova Mystifies NL’s Best Offense; Yankees A Season-High 13 Over .500

Alex Rodriguez started New York’s four-run first inning with an RBI single, and rookie Ivan Nova handled the NL’s most prolific offense for eight innings, leading the Yankees to a 5-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night.

WFAN–06/20/2011

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Cincinnati’s Joey Votto Easily Wins NL MVP Award

The Reds’ first baseman received 31 first-place votes and 443 points in voting announced Monday by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America.

WFAN–11/22/2010

Aubrey Huff #17 of the San Francisco Giants hits a 2-run home run in the top of the third inning against the Texas Rangers in Game Four of the 2010 MLB World Series at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on October 31, 2010 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Huff: Series Homer Against Hometown Team ‘Surreal’

Aubrey Huff remembers going to about 100 Texas Rangers game at this ballpark and its predecessor, rooting for Nolan Ryan to strike everyone out and for Juan Gonzalez to launch homers into the cheap seats.

WFAN–11/01/2010

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