1. The Saves Index: Ranking Top 50 Relievers in Fantasy

    The Saves Index is a ranking of the top 50 relievers, based solely on their potential to earn saves from the present through the remainder of the season...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 535 reads 0 comments

  2. Lee Outpitches Wheeler to Lead Phils by Mets

    NEW YORK -- Philadelphia's Cliff Lee outpitched Zack Wheeler after the Mets learned All-Star starter Matt Harvey has a partially torn ligament in his right elbow, Cody Asche had a two-run triple, and the Phillies beat New York 2-1 Monday night...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 8 months ago 213 reads 0 comments

  3. Bullpen Report: Finding a Little Relief

    I've moved enough in the past decade to know that it stinks. The packing, lifting, unpacking -- there's no real fun element to it. But there is one thing I look forward to every time: opening up the box of "Miscellany...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 8 months ago 36 reads 0 comments

  4. Fantasy Baseball 2013 Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 22

    A new week, another batch of waiver-wire additions, just the way you like 'em: hot and fresh out of the oven...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 9,681 reads 5 comments

  5. Fantasy Baseball: Week 22 Start 'Em or Sit 'Em Breakdown

    Welcome to the final week of August. For some, the month's departure signifies the end of shorts season and the return of school and football...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 months ago 3,840 reads 0 comments

  6. Estrada, Brewers Blank Reds 3-1

    When Marco Estrada 's changeup is working, he'll get a lot of out-front swings that result in weak popups. His fastball seems a lot harder to hit, too...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 months ago 28 reads 0 comments

  7. Angels 7, Mariners 1

    Jered Weaver gave up just three hits in eight strong innings, Kole Calhoun added a two-run homer and the Los Angeles Angels completed a three-game sweep with a 7-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 months ago 590 reads 0 comments

  8. Cabrera Homers Again as Tigers Pound Mets

    Imagine what Miguel Cabrera might be doing if he were completely healthy. The reigning AL MVP hit a mammoth homer, Rick Porcello enjoyed a happy homecoming and the Detroit Tigers ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 months ago 395 reads 0 comments

  9. Rays 4, Yankees 2

    David Price outpitched CC Sabathia and the Tampa Bay Rays rallied Saturday night to beat the New York Yankees 4-2 to hang on to first place in the AL East...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 months ago 258 reads 0 comments

  10. Max Scherzer Outduels Matt Harvey in 3-0 Game

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 months ago 17 reads 0 comments

  11. Stolen-Base Sleepers; Trout, Miggy Injured

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 8 months ago 44 reads 0 comments

  12. Down on the Farm: Springing to Action

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  13. Fantasy Baseball Prospect Report: Hottest Names to Watch for on the Waiver Wire

    Things can change quickly when it comes to prospects. In just the past week, the top name on last week's "Next in Line" list—infielder Xander Bogaerts of the Boston Red Sox— was promoted and has made his major league debut...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 10,829 reads 1 comments

  14. Reds Edge Past D-Backs on 4th Wild Pitch

    Before the game, Dusty Baker didn't know who his closer would be. The Cincinnati Reds manager's eventual choice turned out just right...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 months ago 11 reads 0 comments

  15. Brown's RBI Single in 9th Carries Phils to Win

    Domonic Brown hit a game-ending RBI single to give the Philadelphia Phillies a 5-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Thursday night...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 months ago 98 reads 0 comments

  16. Ex-Giant Wilson Makes Debut for Dodgers

    Los Angeles Dodgers reliever Brian Wilson pitched a scoreless ninth inning in the Dodgers' 6-0 win over the Miami Marlins on Thursday, his first appearance in the majors since undergoing Tommy John surgery in April 2012...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 months ago 491 reads 0 comments

  17. Choo Tallies Four Hits + Chapman Records Six Outs = Reds Win, 10-7

    On a night where several Reds had big games at the plate, Shin-Soo Choo's performance stood out from all the others. The centerfielder went four for five with a home run, a double, three RBI, and three runs...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 months ago 31 reads 0 comments

  18. Cabrera Starts for Tigers, Drives in 3 in Win

    Miguel Cabrera hit a three-run double in the eighth inning despite a strain in his groin, abdominal and hip area and the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 7-1 on Wednesday night...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 months ago 518 reads 1 comments

  19. Fantasy Baseball Daily Notes for Aug. 21

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  20. Halladay a Late Sleeper? CC, Verlander Woes

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  21. 10 Fantasy Baseball Stars of 2013 You Shouldn't Retain in Your Keeper League

    When it comes to fantasy baseball keeper leagues, deciding whether a breakout player is for real or not is one of the toughest decisions of the year...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 8,888 reads 11 comments

  22. Bullpen Report: Who Are These Guys?

    Keeping up with the ever-changing world of closers requires a lot of attention during the season. But when August hits, it becomes an exercise in micro-management. Teams out of the playoff race try out previously unheard-of youngsters...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 8 months ago 375 reads 0 comments

  23. Fantasy Baseball 2013 Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 21

    A new week, another batch of waiver-wire additions, just the way you like 'em: hot and fresh out of the oven...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 11,288 reads 16 comments

  24. Fantasy Baseball: Week 21 Start 'Em or Sit 'Em Breakdown

    Can you taste the fantasy baseball postseason? For those lucky enough to still belong in the playoff hunt, only three weeks remain in most formats before the regular season ends. Don't think I've forgotten about the devoted rotisserie managers...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 months ago 2,834 reads 8 comments

  25. Kershaw Dominates Phils; Dodgers Stay Hot

    Clayton Kershaw pitched eight dominant innings and the seemingly unstoppable Los Angeles Dodgers won their 10th straight Saturday night, beating Philadelphia 5-0 to keep the Phillies scoreless in two games under new manager Ryne Sandberg...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 months ago 1,569 reads 0 comments