Utility Players Are Good Fantasy Baseball Roster Additions For FlexibilityAs summer approaches, most position players in baseball get the occasional day off, and on those days, it's good to have a roster that can adapt to unexpected games missed.
Palladino: Signing Zobrist Would Make Meetings Easier For MetsThese Winter Meetings are going to be a trying time for the Mets, at least more than usual.
Report: Free Agent Ben Zobrist Is Mets' 'No. 1 Target'Free agent Ben Zobrist is a proven commodity, and according to Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal, he's general manager Sandy Alderson's No. 1 target this offseason.
Kallet: Mets' Offseason Figures To Be Anticlimactic, And That's Just FineNo, offseasons aren't as much fun when the team is competitive and one of the best in baseball, but that's a good thing.
Report: Yankees Unlikely To Upgrade At Second Base, Still Covet PitchingThe Yankees' late-season platoon at second base may very well be the plan for the start of the 2016 season.
Sweeny's Yankees Notes: Harper To The Bronx After 2018 A Mortal LockWhen Bryce Harper wins the NL MVP award on Thursday night he will officially have the hardware that puts him right alongside Mike Trout as the best player in the game.
Report: Mets Reach Out To Ben Zobrist, Who Might Be Too Expensive For YankeesBecause Zobrist was traded during the season, the team that signs him won't have to surrender a draft pick. Zobrist was ineligible to receive a qualifying offer.
Report: Mets, A's Have Discussed Ben Zobrist TradeThey clearly need a bat, and while Justin Upton and Carlos Gomez are reportedly on New York's radar, Ben Zobrist appears to be a more realistic option for the Amazin's.
Certain Positions In Fantasy Baseball Require Quality Backups On Your BenchWhat are the thinnest positions in fantasy baseball? Catcher? The infield positions of second base, shortstop and third base? All of the above? Yes, depth is better in the outfield and first base positions, so when you think about which players to stash on your bench, think about the ones with multi-position eligibility. They may not be the most productive on a day-to-day basis, but they have the capability to be very valuable to your team's chances of winning.
Fantasy Baseball Season Is One-Third Over, So What Does Your Team Need To Win?Two months into baseball season, and it's time to assess what categories your fantasy team needs to improve—and win. On offense, you want to find players that can help your team batting average, for example, or move you up a few places in steals. For the pitching side, do you need more wins or saves? Figuring out now where the biggest gains are to be had in your league will make all the difference through the summer months.
Rays Edge Yankees 1-0 On Late Zobrist RBI Ben Zobrist hit a game-ending single with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, lifting the Tampa Bay Rays over the New York Yankees 1-0 on Monday night.
CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 18 Starts And SitsThe fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.
10 Players Who Could Get Traded At MLB Trade DeadlineWith the MLB trade deadline just two weeks away, it's time to see who could potentially be on the move in late July.
CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 10 Starts And SitsThe fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.
Who's The Evil Empire Now? Rays Say Rule Gives BoSox Right To Force DoubleheaderThe big winner in all this could figure to be the Yankees, who will host a tired Tampa Bay squad for a three-game set starting Friday.