No-Name Players Are Sometimes Better Than Established Veterans In Fantasy BaseballWe are two weeks into the 2016 Major League Baseball season, and already there are veteran positions players struggling to hit their weight. There also are experienced pitchers that can't find the strike zone at all. What do you do with these guys on your fantasy roster? It depends on the player and the situation, but in most leagues, there are always better alternatives on the waiver wire. The tough part is to decide if the short-term move will be better than long-term patience.
Fantasy Baseball Preview: CatcherCBS Local Sports breaks down the top catchers for your fantasy baseball draft.
5 Great Moments From First Half Of Mariano Rivera's Farewell TourWhen visiting his long-time opponents during road trips, Rivera has been meeting with players, coaches and the individuals behind the scenes to say his goodbyes. Check out our top Mo-ments...
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.
Who Should You Draft? Fantasy Baseball's Top 40 PlayersIf you’re fantasy baseball draft hasn't happened already, it’s going to be happening soon. Here’s a look at the top five players at each position.
David Wright Drives In 5 As Team USA Rolls Puerto RicoThe Mets' star was locked in again. Wright drove in five runs, the last three with a bases-loaded double in the eighth. That prompted chants of "U-S-A! U-S-A!" from the crowd of 32,872.
Salvador Perez Gives Royals Rare Offense At CatcherThere’s a new age of offensive catchers coming up through the ranks of the big leagues, and Salvador Perez is part of that movement.
Japan Going For 3rd WBC Title In A Row; Can Team USA Stop Them?They'll play in the Far East and the Far West — and in the Caribbean, too. Wherever they are, Miguel Cabrera and R.A. Dickey and dozens of All-Stars in the World Baseball Classic know the team to beat: two-time WBC winner Japan.
Sabathia Strong Over 8, Yankees Blast TwinsThis hasn't been the smoothest of seasons for C.C. Sabathia. He's still coming through when it counts for the New York Yankees.
Yankees Throw Away Huge Chance To Build On AL East LeadPhil Hughes ran out of gas in the seventh inning and Boone Logan couldn't hold the lead for him as the New York Yankees missed a chance to go up 2 1/2 games on Baltimore in a 5-4 loss to the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night.
B&C Morning Show: Go Get Mauer!As hard as it’s to believe the Yankees could use some help in the lineup. Well, that bat may just be out there in the form of Joe Mauer. The All-World catcher cleared waivers yesterday, and Craig thinks the Yanks should jump all over him.
MLB All-Star Game PreviewIn a season with two extra playoff teams and a great deal of parity, virtually every franchise has hope heading into the season’s second half. That’s why you should care about Tuesday’s Midsummer Classic.
Twins' Pavano Settles Down After Rocky Start, Mows Down YankeesCarl Pavano quieted an unfriendly Yankee Stadium crowd with seven solid innings, Justin Morneau played in the field for the first time this season and hit a long homer, and the Minnesota Twins earned a rare victory in New York, 7-3 on Monday night.
Hartnett: AL MVP Voters Get It Right, Choosing Justin VerlanderJustin Verlander was the clear choice to win the 2011 AL MVP Award and was boosted by new-age statistics along with the usual criteria needed to capture the award.
Yankees-Twins Rained Out; Garcia Skipped, Burnett NextThe Yankees will keep A.J. Burnett on schedule to pitch Thursday after Wednesday's rainout. Freddy Garcia's first start with his new team will be pushed back to next week. "It's hard, because Freddy is going to go a while before he gets a start," manager Joe Girardi said.