Mets Pitcher Michael Wacha Goes On IL With Right Shoulder InflammationManager Luis Rojas said before Sunday’s game with the Miami Marlins that Wacha felt pain in his shoulder after allowing four runs in five innings on Friday.
Waiver Wire Is Where You Make Winning Moves In Fantasy BaseballThere's always the lucky way to win in fantasy baseball, where you never have an injury or a roster problem. For the rest of us, the waiver wire is our best friend, and that's how most league champions end up claiming the title at the end of the season.
Reliable And Steady Fantasy Baseball Players Are Better Than Risky Rookies Right NowAs Major League Baseball teams approach the final 45 games of the season, almost all of them are giving playing time to rookies right now. It's always a risk to go with a rookie if your fantasy baseball team is challenging for the league championship in mid-August. While you may strike gold with a rookie, more often than not you're going to strike out with a first-year player. It's better instead to acquire non-flashy veteran players for the stretch drive, because wise fantasy baseball owners know they are reliable options.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: Dillon Gee Still Unbeaten In Rubber Games & MoreAccording to the Elias Sports Bureau, Gee is now 4-0 with a 3.61 earned run average in nine career starts in rubber games.
Red Sox Hope To Clinch First Title At Fenway Since 1918Ted Williams never did it. Not Carl Yastrzemski. Not Carlton Fisk. Not even Pedro Martinez and Curt Schilling, who ended The Curse nearly a decade ago.
Cardinals Feel They Have The Edge As World Series Shifts To St. Louis"Well, we love playing here at Busch Stadium. Like I said, it's a sea of red," pitcher Joe Kelly said as the World Series shifts to St. Louis.
Five Things You Missed: World Series, Game 2The Cardinals tied it up in game 2 of the 2013 World Series. Here are five things you missed.
Sports Verdict: Bigger World Series Impact? Koji Uehara Vs. Michael WachaThe Cardinals and Red Sox are squaring off against one another yet again this year in the Fall Classic. While much of the spotlight will fall on marquis players like David Ortiz, a battle over a limited seven game sample such as this often boils down to X-Factors.
Silverman: Fixing The World Series Must Be MLB’s Priority It seems that the World Series has shrunk and shriveled over the years to the point where it is a folksy little event to all except those associated with the two teams participating.
It's On! 5 Things To Know About The Red Sox-Cardinals World SeriesWeather permitting, the World Series is set to start Wednesday night at Fenway Park with the Boston Red Sox hosting the St. Louis Cardinals.
Cardinals Blast Dodgers In Game 6, Win 19th NL Pennant Carlos Beltran, Michael Wacha and the St. Louis Cardinals are going to the World Series -- not even Clayton Kershaw could stop them this year.
Cardinals Win Game 2 Squeaker To Gain 2-0 NLCS Advantage Over DodgersLed by superb rookie starter Michael Wacha, the St. Louis Cardinals have taken a 2-0 NLCS advantage over the Los Angeles Dodgers by taking Game 2.