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OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 10: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers stands on deck in the fourth inning against the Oakland Athletics during Game Five of the American League Division Series at O.co Coliseum on October 10, 2013 in Oakland, California.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Third Base

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at third base for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/06/2014

Dillon Gee (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Gee In Control, Mets Earn Saturday Win Over The Nationals

Dillon Gee beat Washington for the third time this season as multiple errors doomed the Nationals.

06/29/2013

Jason Heyward #22 of the Atlanta Braves slides headfirst into third ahead of the tag. (Photo by Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

Sims: Breaking Down The Dangers Of The Headfirst Slide

Headfirst slides most commonly cause injury to the hands, head and upper body, while feet-first slides are more likely to cause traumatic injury to the lower extremities. It does seem that the headfirst method is more likely to land a player on the disabled list.

05/30/2013

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Mets, David Wright Agree To Terms On 7-Year, $122 Million Extension

The deal, the richest in franchise history, replaces Wright’s $16 million salary for next season and includes $122 million in new money. The contract is pending a physical.

11/30/2012

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Reports: Wright Extension Hits Road Bump Over Deferred Money

Negotiations between David Wright and the Mets have reportedly hit a snag over deferred money.

11/28/2012

David Wright of the New York Mets rounds the bases after hitting a home run against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Wright’s Two Blasts Help Mets Top Nats, Snap Six-Game Skid

David Wright homered twice and had five RBIs and R.A. Dickey won his league-leading 13th game as the New York Mets snapped a six-game losing streak.

07/19/2012

Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees celebrates with Andruw Jones at Nationals Park on June 17, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Yankees Extend Winning Streak To Nine, Defeat Nationals 4-1

The Yankees increased the win streak to nine on Sunday after winning 4-1 and sweeping the Nationals.

06/17/2012

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Coleman: David Hopes To Be Wright Soon For Mets

David Wright is still not exactly right, but he will resume baseball activities at Mets camp Thursday.

03/15/2012

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Mets, David Wright Play Waiting Game On Contract Extension

Wright knows the 2012 season could be his last in Flushing. The Mets have a tough decision ahead: extend their fan favorite third baseman or trade him?

WFAN–02/27/2012

Ruben Tejada (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Coleman: Mets’ Tejada Touches Down In St. Lucie

Yes, Ruben Tejada did finally make it to Mets camp on Sunday — not officially late, but not Tom Coughlin early either.

WFAN–02/27/2012

Jason Bay #44 of the New York Mets walks off the field after striking out in the first inning against the Washington Nationals at Citi Field on September 15, 2011. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Collins Blows Gasket Following Nats’ 4-Game Sweep Of Mets

Ian Desmond had a career-high five hits and Tommy Milone earned his first major league win, leading the Washington Nationals over the slumping Mets 10-1 on Thursday for a rare four-game sweep.

WFAN–09/15/2011

Chris Young (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Chris Young Continues To Impress Mets With Strong Spring

Chris Young kept up his solid spring showing, pitching into the sixth inning Tuesday night as the Mets beat the Washington Nationals 5-2.

WFAN–03/16/2011

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Niese Pitches Three Scoreless Innings For Mets

Starter Jonathon Niese allowed two hits in three scoreless innings as the Nationals defeated the Mets 5-3.

WFAN–03/01/2011

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Nationals In Town For Mets’ Final Series

The New York Mets’ record may indicate improvement over last season, but it’s still not what embattled manager Jerry Manuel was anticipating.

WFAN–10/01/2010