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When It Comes To Your Fantasy Team, Always Be Looking For Someone Better

As you approach the end of the first month of the fantasy baseball season, like all smart fantasy owners you must look every day for better players. Sure, you may like a guy on your bench who plays for the local nine, but fantasy baseball is won with the head—not the heart.

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: April 20th-April 24th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

04/24/2015

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 19:  David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox tosses his bat after being ejected during the fifth inning against the Baltimore Orioles for arguing a check swing strike at Fenway Park on April 19, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Ortiz Suspended For One Game

CBS Boston is reporting that Red Sox DH David Ortiz has been suspended for one game,

04/21/2015

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This Week In Baseball: Why We Need Kris Bryant To Succeed

In case you haven’t heard, Chicago Cubs uber-prospect Kris Bryant was called up and made his debut on Friday.

04/21/2015

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 20: Mookie Betts #50 of the Boston Red Sox scores on a David Ortiz #34 (not pictured) sacrifice fly during the first inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park on April 20, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Rich Gagnon/Getty Images)

Red Sox Defeat Orioles In Rain-Shortened Contest

Justin Masterson benefited from five unearned runs, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-1 Monday in a soggy Patriots’ Day game shortened by rain to 6 1/2 innings.

04/20/2015

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Time To Grab Some New Studs Before Anyone Else In Your Fantasy League Does

It’s still early in the season, and you don’t want to give up on key players too soon — even if they’re slumping through the first two weeks of the season. But smart fantasy baseball owners also want to make sure they grab rising stars while they can — and before it’s too late.

04/18/2015

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30 Players: Panik Hopes To Follow Up Strong Rookie Year For Giants

A 2011 first-round Draft pick out of St. John’s University, Joe Panik had a meteoric rise to Major League glory last season — not only putting up impressive numbers as the Giants’ new second baseman in 73 regular season games, but also helping San Francisco earn its third World Series championship in the past five years.

04/17/2015

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30 Players: Prospect Butler Looking To Prove He Belongs With Rockies

Heading into the 2014 season, Eddie Butler was hailed as the top arm in the Rockies’ system and one of the best pitching prospects in baseball. Heading into this year, things were quite different.

04/16/2015

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Top 5 Catches From MLB’s First Week

Baseball season officially opened last week and already we’ve had a plethora of ridiculous defensive plays. Recency bias will always mean that we think these plays will be the best of the year, but we’ll more than likely forget them in a couple months.

04/15/2015

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 21:  Ivan Nova #47 of the New York Yankees throws a pitch during the first inning against the San Francisco Giants during interleague play on September 21, 2013 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Nova Throws Batting Practice In Tampa

New York Yankees starter Ivan Nova has thrown his first batting practice session since elbow ligament- replacement surgery last April.

04/14/2015

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