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.
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Today, the Say Hey Kid turns 84 years old. Let’s take a look at his best moments.
The debate over whether the DH should be implemented in all of baseball has come around again, this writer thinks it’s time for a change.
With the St. Louis Cardinals fan pulling off a good somersault at home plate last night, let’s look at some of the best field crashers.
If you have veterans who are not performing after one month of the season, it’s time to let them go. Someone else has to chance them on the roster; you need players performing right now. So shelve your emotions and make the tough choices that other owners can’t—and won’t—make. It will help you win in September.
We need to talk about baseball’s “unwritten” rules. The ones that lead to the biggest farce in sports, the bench clearing brawl.
Succeeding Derek Jeter as Yankee’s shortstop was never going to be easy, but Didi Gregorius’ slow start has made the transition more tumultuous.
Alex Rodriguez is one big swing from matching Willie Mays. Whether the New York Yankees would celebrate that achievement– or pay for it, for that matter– remains to be seen.
David Lough hit a game-ending homer in the 10th inning to cap a two-run rally against Koji Uehara, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Boston Red Sox 5-4 Saturday night to end a five-game losing streak.