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during their game at Yankee Stadium on May 9, 2015 in New York City.

Davis, Paredes, Chen Help Orioles Top Yanks 6-2 To Snap Skid

Chris Davis hit one of Baltimore’s three home runs, Wei-Yin Chen won for the first time this season and the Orioles snapped a four-game slide Saturday with a 6-2 victory over the New York Yankees.

05/09/2015

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Stable Veterans Flying Under The Radar Can Help Your Fantasy Baseball Team

A lot of fantasy baseball owners like to grab a rookie early and wait for him to pan out on the field. That can take all season, though. Sometimes, it’s best to grab the non-flashy veterans with the steady statistics instead, because at least they’re playing every day—and playing at a level you can rely on to win your league.

05/09/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: May 4th-May 8th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

05/08/2015

John F. Kennedy Jr (L) is seen with Mets baseball player Willie Mays at Shea Stadium in New York 03 June 1972. (credit: JERRY SISKIND/AFP/GettyImages)

Happy Birthday To ‘The Say Hey Kid': Willie Mays’ Top 5 Moments

Today, the Say Hey Kid turns 84 years old. Let’s take a look at his best moments.

05/06/2015

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This Week In Baseball: It’s Time For The DH In Both Leagues

The debate over whether the DH should be implemented in all of baseball has come around again, this writer thinks it’s time for a change.

05/05/2015

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Baseball’s Most Athletic Field Crashers

With the St. Louis Cardinals fan pulling off a good somersault at home plate last night, let’s look at some of the best field crashers.

05/05/2015

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Yankees’ Girardi No Fan Of Traveling After Sunday Night Games

“You talk about wanting to keep your starters on the field. Physically, it makes it really hard,” Joe Girardi said Monday. “It’s just really difficult sometimes with the schedule.”

05/05/2015

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Bronx Native Johnny Monell Gets Call-Up From Mets

The catcher is hitting .397 with four homers and 15 RBIs at Triple-A Las Vegas. The Mets didn’t announce a corresponding roster move.

05/05/2015

Michael Cuddyer of the New York Mets has words with home plate umpire Bruce Dreckman after striking out to end the eighth inning with two runners in scoring position against the Washington Nationals at Citi Field on May 3, 2015. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets’ Bats In Funk, But ‘There’s No Reason To Press’

Weekend series against Washington and its stingy starting rotation. Wrong time for the Mets to hit a serious slump at the plate.

05/04/2015

Mark Teixeira hits a two-run home run at Fenway Park on May 3, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Power And Pen On Display As Yankees Sweep Red Sox

Andrew Miller had a chance to seal New York’s sweep by retiring the bottom of the Red Sox order. A pair of walks and a fielding error later, he was facing Boston slugger David Ortiz with two outs and the bases loaded.

05/04/2015

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Fister Pitches Nationals To 2nd Straight 1-0 Win Over Mets

Doug Fister breezed through his latest dominant outing against the Mets, and the Washington Nationals held on for their second straight 1-0 win over New York at Citi Field on Sunday.

05/04/2015

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Patience Is Not A Virtue One Month Into The Fantasy Baseball Season

If you have veterans who are not performing after one month of the season, it’s time to let them go. Someone else has to chance them on the roster; you need players performing right now. So shelve your emotions and make the tough choices that other owners can’t—and won’t—make. It will help you win in September.

05/02/2015

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LISTEN: Roger Clemens Talks Striking Out 20 Batters, Says ‘Intimidating Is Winning’

On this episode of Robert Wulh’s Ipso Facto podcast, contentious former pitcher Roger Clemens talks about his career highlights, the steroids scandal and his unapologetically aggressive style of pitching.

04/29/2015

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This Week In Baseball: ‘Unwritten’ Rules Pose A Problem

We need to talk about baseball’s “unwritten” rules. The ones that lead to the biggest farce in sports, the bench clearing brawl.

04/28/2015

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When It Comes To Your Fantasy Team, Always Be Looking For Someone Better

As you approach the end of the first month of the fantasy baseball season, like all smart fantasy owners you must look every day for better players. Sure, you may like a guy on your bench who plays for the local nine, but fantasy baseball is won with the head—not the heart.

04/25/2015

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