Who Were The Fantasy Baseball MVPs And Cy Youngs In 2015?As the MLB regular season wraps up, so do your fantasy leagues. Hopefully, your team was able to survive and finish in the top spot(s) for a nice reward. If not, well ... there's always next year! Here's a quick look at which players were the best—and worst—to have on your team this season.
Always Be Looking For High Performers At Thin Fantasy PositionsCatcher and the three infield positions are often the most difficult to find good players on your fantasy teams, because the talent pool is so shallow. If you don't grab a stud at those positions early in your draft, you may get stuck with a revolving door of middling players all season long.
Jimmy Rollins: Mets Were My Second Choice This OffseasonThe notorious Met killer, who burned the Amazin's time and time again as a member of the Phillies from 2000 up until last season, admitted that he would have joined the Mets this winter.
Sweeny's Yankees Notes: D-Rob, 'Replacing Jeter,' Finding A Lefty PitcherI spoke to an MLB executive this week who believes David Robertson will get a three-year deal for $39 million or a four-year deal for $52 million. Some pretty good neighborhoods to occupy.
Sweeny: Derek Jeter Stories, As Told From The Opposite DugoutWhen Jeter announced he would retire at the end of the season, I began asking those around the game for their favorite stories. Here is what they told me.
CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 8 Starts And SitsThe fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.
Mets' Slide Continues, Phillies Blast Carson For Five RunsThe Mets are starting to slide. The losing streak is now at three.
Phillies Rap Out 19 Singles In 16-1 Destruction Of Punchless MetsJimmy Rollins and Chase Utley sparked an eight-run first inning, Ryan Howard added a late grand slam and the Philadelphia Phillies routed the inept New York Mets 16-1 before a few hundred fans Thursday night at quiet Citi Field.
Homers From Baxter, Hairston Not Enough As Mets Drop Series Finale To PhilsEarly home runs from Mike Baxter and Scott Hairston weren't enough support for starting pitcher Jon Niese as the Mets dropped the series finale against the Phillies and had their four-game winning streak snapped.
Keidel: Mets, Yankees Fans Can Rejoice In The Fates Of Their ArchrivalsEven if neither New York team reaches its goals, their fans can rejoice in the fates of their foes: archrivals Boston and Philadelphia, who are a combined 30 games out of first place.
Hartnett: Will DiMaggio's Hitting Streak Ever Be Equaled?71 years to this day, Joe DiMaggio set the all-time record for hitting safely in consecutive games -- a feat that may never be matched.
Mets Implode, Phillies March To Victory, 8-2The wheels fell off for the Mets as they gave up 5 unearned runs during the 8th and lost to the Phillies 8-2 on Sunday.
Source: Rollins, Philies Agree On 3-Year Deal Jimmy Rollins has agreed to a 3-year, $33 million contract with the Philadelphia Phillies.
Coutinho: Assessing The Market For Jose ReyesI hear from Mets fans a lot. They all ask me the same thing via text messaging and Twitter: "Will Jose Reyes be back?"
Mets Snap 5-Game Skid, Beat PhilliesMike Pelfrey pitched effectively, Nick Evans and David Wright homered and the New York Mets snapped a five-game losing streak with a 7-4 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday.