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.
This Week In Baseball: Midseason AwardsWe've reached the midway point of the season, time to look at the awards races.
Your AL All-Star Starters? It's On Pace To Be The Royals, Plus Mike TroutOmar Infante, he of a .204 average, is on track to be the AL starting second baseman.
This Week In Baseball: Quarter Season Awards; Pace Of Play UpdateA little over a quarter of the season has been played, which means it’s time to hand out some early season awards.
Levine: Abreu Believes He Has Room To Improve"I just know the team can be better, and so can I," Jose Abreu says.
Royals Beat Angels 8-3 To Finish Off ALDS SweepAlmost an hour had passed, and the postgame party had moved from the field to the Kansas City clubhouse, where victory champagne was once again flowing. Yet as sheets of rain fell at Kauffman Stadium, thousands of celebrating Royals fans refused to leave. They had waited 29 years to soak in moments like these.
Royals Beat Angels 4-1 In 11 Innings, Take 2-0 ALDS LeadEric Hosmer got his souvenir home run ball back while he stood on the field for a postgame interview, Angel Stadium's silence broken only by a small band of blue-clad fans chanting "Sweep! Sweep! Sweep!"
Could Jeter Be The First With A Perfect Hall Of Fame Vote?No one has ever received more than 98.4 percent of the vote.
Kris Bryant Named Baseball America's Minor League Player Of The YearBryant was the minor league home run champion with 43 round-trippers.
5 Faces Of Major League BaseballLet's take a look at the five faces of Major League Baseball when the post-Jeter era begins in November.
Top 5 MLB Closer CelebrationsDo closer celebrations bother you? Here is a list of some of my favorite closer celebrations to help you decide whether they are awesome or down right classless.
Baffoe: Sick Of Home Run Derby? Stop WatchingThere's better things to do than watch the tedious Home Run Derby.