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Reds third baseman Todd Frazier in the Home Run Derby. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Sick Of Home Run Derby? Stop Watching

There’s better things to do than watch the tedious Home Run Derby.

CBS Chicago–07/15/2014

Tyler Flowers #21 of the Chicago White Sox dives back to first base ahead of the throw to Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers at U.S. Cellular Field on June 9, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/ Getty Images)

White Sox Stop Slide With 6-5 Win Over Tigers

Jose Abreu hit a two-run homer in Chicago’s three-run fifth inning, and the White Sox snapped a three-game losing streak with a 6-5 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Monday night.

06/09/2014

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

John Danks #50 of the Chicago White Sox pitches against the Detroit Tigers in the first inning at Comerica Park on April 21, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

White Sox Beat Tigers 3-1, But Lose Sale To DL

Jose Abreu and Dayan Viciedo hit RBI doubles in the seventh inning, and the Chicago White Sox rallied for a 3-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Monday night.

04/21/2014

Dodgers starter Zack Greinke. (Getty Images)

Zack Greinke Is MLB’s Highest-Paid Player This Season

Paying Ryan Howard $25 million this season doesn’t set forth a path for success.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2014

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 10: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers watches his two-run home run in the fourth inning against the Oakland Athletics during Game Five of the American League Division Series at O.co Coliseum on October 10, 2013 in Oakland, California.

Tigers’ Miguel Cabrera Gets Baseball-Record $292 Million Deal Over 10 Years

Cabrera won the Triple Crown in 2012, the first to do so since 1967.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2014

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 10: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers stands on deck in the fourth inning against the Oakland Athletics during Game Five of the American League Division Series at O.co Coliseum on October 10, 2013 in Oakland, California.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Third Base

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at third base for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/06/2014

Jose Abreu. (Getty Images)

Jose Abreu Eager To Get Started For White Sox

Manager Robin Ventura calls Abreu a “compete hitter” who can go to all fields.

CBS Chicago–02/18/2014

Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers hits a two-run single in the 3rd inning against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on September 10, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

White Sox Miscues Help Tigers Win 9-1

Conor Gillaspie committed three of the White Sox’s four errors in a 9-1 loss Tuesday night to the Detroit Tigers.

09/10/2013

Avisail Garcia #26 of the Chicago White Sox is congratulated by Alexei Ramirez #10 after scoring on throwing error following a two-run triple in the 4th inning against the Detroit Tigers at U.S. Cellular Field on August 13, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

De Aza Singles In 11th, White Sox Beat Tigers 4-3

Alejandro De Aza singled in the winning run with the bases loaded in the 11th inning to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 4-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night.

08/13/2013

Chris Sale #49 of the Chicago White Sox delivers the ball against the Detroit Tigers at U.S. Cellular Field on August 12, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Sale Leads White Sox Past Tigers, 6-2

Chris Sale scattered nine hits in his third complete game of the season, and the Chicago White Sox overcame Miguel Cabrera’s fourth homer in fourth games to beat the Detroit Tigers 6-2 on Monday night.

08/12/2013

Hernan Perez #26 of the Detroit Tigers slides safely into second base with a steal as second baseman Jeff Keppinger #7 of the Chicago White Sox puts on a late tag during the fifth inning at U. S. Cellular Field on July 22, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Sale Outpitched By Scherzer As Sox Lose To Tigers 7-3

Max Scherzer outpitched Chris Sale in a marquee matchup of All-Star starters, and the Detroit Tigers overcame Miguel Cabrera’s injury to beat the Chicago White Sox 7-3 on Monday night.

07/22/2013

American League All-Star Chris Sale  pitches during the 84th MLB All-Star Game on July 16, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

American League Wins All-Star Game 3-0

Mariano Rivera reported for work an inning early, and walked off to a fitting tribute.

07/16/2013

Torii Hunter of the Detroit Tigers scores from second base as catcher Tyler Flowers covers home plate in the sixth inning at Comerica Park on July 10, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Hunter scored on a single by Prince Fielder. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Sox Fall To Tigers 8-5

DETROIT (AP) — Prince Fielder homered, Rick Porcello pitched six solid innings and the Detroit Tigers bounced back Wednesday night with an 8-5 victory over the Chicago White Sox. Detroit allowed 23 hits in an […]

07/10/2013

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Sports Verdict: Most Impressive Start To The Season? Mariano Rivera Vs. Miguel Cabrera

Two of the elite talents in the American League, Miguel Cabrera and Mariano Rivera, have begun this year no differently than any other they have played.

05/16/2013

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Who Should You Draft? Fantasy Baseball’s Top 40 Players

If you’re fantasy baseball draft hasn’t happened already, it’s going to be happening soon. Here’s a look at the top five players at each position.

03/16/2013

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Angels’ Mike Trout Best All-Around Player In Majors

Simply put, Mike Trout was the best player in the game in 2012.

03/11/2013

Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers, left; Buster Posey of the San Francisco Giants. (Getty Images)

Miguel Cabrera, Buster Posey Win MVP Awards

Detroit’s Miguel Cabrera has won the American League’s Most Valuable Player award after becoming baseball’s first Triple Crown winner in 45 years, and San Francisco’s Buster Posey has been voted the National League honor.

11/15/2012

Giants, Tigers Will Need All Seven Games To Decide World Series

It looks like the World Series will go the distance and seven games for the second straight year.

10/24/2012

Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers throws a pitch against the New York Yankees during game three of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 16, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tigers Top Yankees 2-1, Need 1 Win For Pennant

Justin Verlander took a shutout into the ninth inning and the Detroit Tigers held on to beat the New York Yankees 2-1 Tuesday night for a 3-0 lead in the AL championship series.

10/16/2012

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