Let Other Fantasy Baseball Owners Take Chances On September Call-UpsEvery September, MLB rosters expand so minor-league players with potential can get a cup of coffee with the big-league team. No matter what the hype, avoid relying on these September call-ups to help your fantasy baseball team. Stick to the veteran players you know well and let the other owners in your league gamble on the rookies. You won't regret it when the season ends with your team in first place. The other owners will be shaking their heads with regret for letting hype rule their decision-making processes.
Farrell Fuming Over Latest LossThe Pittsburgh Pirates got a lucky break when Boston pinch-runner Jemile Weeks was hit by a batted ball in the ninth inning, beating the Red Sox 3-2 on Thursday night to keep pace in the NL pennant race.
Davis' Grand Slam In 9th Lifts Mets Over RedsPinch-hitter Ike Davis hit a walkoff grand slam one batter after manager Terry Collins won his first replay challenge, and the Mets rallied to beat the Cincinnati Reds 6-3 Saturday.
Walk-Off Grand Slam Wins It For MetsPinch-hitter Ike Davis hit a game-ending grand slam and the New York Mets were aided by a favorable ninth-inning replay review in rallying to beat the Cincinnati Reds 6-3 Saturday.
Mets Nix Nats
Homers Propel Mets Over Padres Out WestMarlon Byrd, Ike Davis and Daniel Murphy each homered to back Jonathon Niese's solid outing, and the New York Mets beat the San Diego Padres 5-2 on Friday night.
Mets Skid Ends in Miami
Ike Comes Through In the Clutch
Mets Hammer Brew Crew
Ike is Back
Hefner a Winner At Last