5 MLB Players That You Didn't Know Defected From CubaIn light of the Boston Red Sox signing Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo to a seven-year, $72.5 million deal, let's take a look at other MLB players who defected from Cuba.
Fantasy Baseball Preview: Starting PitcherCBS Local Sports breaks down the top starting pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.
Fernandez Becomes First Cuban-Born Player To Win NL Rookie Of The YearJose Fernandez stood out in a deep National League class, and the pitcher received 26 of 30 first-place votes from a Baseball Writers' Association of America panel in results revealed Monday.
Mariano Rivera Named American League Comeback Player Of The YearRetiring Yankees closer Mariano Rivera was voted Marvin Miller Man of the Year for excellence on and off the field, and Rivera was also picked as the AL's Comeback Player of the Year.
All-Stars Young And Old Set For Midsummer Classic At Citi FieldAlthough fresh faces are taking over, that doesn't mean all the old guys are out. Rivera, Hunter and Beltran are back at the All-Star Game, bringing decades of experience and wisdom.
Mets Fall To Marlins After 20 Innings Of Marathon BaseballThe Mets lost a heartbreaking 20 inning game on Saturday as the Marlins topped the Amazins on Saturday.
Mets Fried By Fish For Second Game In A Row, Met Bats Fail To Show UpMets batters have gone cold again in Miami as the Amazins were soundly beaten by the Marlins 8-1 on Saturday.