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Are Injured Veterans Worth The Risk In Fantasy Baseball?

Everyone likes to grab the hot rookies in fantasy baseball, but the truth is, only a few of them really stay productive over the course of the full season. Sometimes, investing in the veteran coming off the disabled list is a good idea, if you’re willing to risk the possibility of more injury later on.

05/23/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: May 18th-May 22nd

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.

05/22/2015

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How Much Does The First Month Of The MLB Season Matter?

Does first place really matter in May? Does last place? We broke down 20 years of baseball history to find out.

05/19/2015

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This Week In Baseball: Can Cabrera Be The New Home Run King?

Let the comparisons begin. Miguel Cabrera hit his 400th home run over the weekend against the St. Louis Cardinals.

05/19/2015

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Always Be Looking For High Performers At Thin Fantasy Positions

Catcher 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.

05/16/2015

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Nine Best “Yogi-isms”

On Tuesday the baseball world celebrated the 90th birthday of Yogi Berra. Known on the field as a Hall of Fame catcher and longtime manager, Berra is just as recognized off the field for his quotes, which often seem contradictory.

05/13/2015

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MLB 5 Best And Worst Surprises From First Month

One full month of the MLB season is in the books, what are the biggest surprises?

05/13/2015

OAKLAND, CA - MAY 12:  Stephen Vogt #21 and Max Muncy #50 of the Oakland Athletics celebrate after they both scored on a two-run single off the bat of Eric Sogard against the Boston Red Sox in the bottom of the third inning at O.co Coliseum on May 12, 2015 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Athletics Snap 6-Game Skid with 9-2 Win Over Red Sox

Josh Reddick had four hits with a homer and three RBIs and Stephen Vogt also homered to help the Oakland Athletics snap a six-game losing streak with a 9-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night.

05/13/2015

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This Week In Baseball: 154 Games Nice Thought, Won’t Happen

Saying that the MLB season is too long, is the same as saying the Pro Bowl is stupid. It’s a widely held belief and opinion that, in the end, it doesn’t mean much and won’t change anything.

05/12/2015

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Stable Veterans Flying Under The Radar Can Help Your Fantasy Baseball Team

A lot of fantasy baseball owners like to grab a rookie early and wait for him to pan out on the field. That can take all season, though. Sometimes, it’s best to grab the non-flashy veterans with the steady statistics instead, because at least they’re playing every day—and playing at a level you can rely on to win your league.

05/09/2015

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