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Joe Nathan

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10 Biggest MLB First-Half Surprises

Let’s look at the 10 biggest MLB first-half pleasant and unpleasant surprises.

07/14/2014

Tigers starter Max Scherzer. (Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Scherzer, Cabrera Lead Tigers Past White Sox

Max Scherzer allowed two runs in six innings, and Miguel Cabrera had three RBIs.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2014

ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 04: Craig Kimbrel #46 of the Atlanta Braves pitches in the ninth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Turner Field on October 4, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Relief Pitcher

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top relief pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/12/2014

Joe Nathan. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Tigers Finalize Deal With Joe Nathan

The Detroit Tigers have agreed to terms with free agent reliever Joe Nathan on a two-year contract with a club option for 2016, accomplishing one of their main objectives this offseason by adding one of baseball’s most accomplished closers to the bullpen.

670 The Score–12/04/2013

Wild Card Game - Baltimore Orioles v Texas Rangers

Orioles Knock Out 2-Time AL Champion Rangers 5-1

Buck Showalter and the Baltimore Orioles will get another chance to overtake the New York Yankees.

10/06/2012

Chicago White Sox starter Jake Peavy tosses a pitch against the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on April 7, 2012 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Rios HR Gives Ventura First Sox Win, 4-3 Over Rangers

Alex Rios led off the ninth inning with a home run and the Chicago White Sox got their first win for new manager Robin Ventura, beating the two-time defending American League champion Texas Rangers 4-3 on Saturday night.

04/07/2012

Jesse Crain

Crain: Would ‘Love’ Opportunity To Close

Jesse Crain, who is preparing to start his second season on the South Side, said he’s definitely interested in taking over the ninth-inning role.

670 The Score–01/27/2012

Ozzie Guillen. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Peavy’s Awful Start Sinks White Sox

Jake Peavy’s one bad inning was enough to send the Chicago White Sox to a costly loss. Jason Kubel and Luke Hughes homered during Minnesota’s six-run first inning, and the Twins snapped Chicago’s five-game winning streak with a 7-6 victory on Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011