This Week In Baseball: Midseason AwardsWe've reached the midway point of the season, time to look at the awards races.
National League Mid-Season Team MVPsSometimes a team's best players don't make the All-Star team. Here are the National League's mid-season team MVPs.
Emma: Baseball's All-Sabermetrics TeamIn baseball, numbers never lie. All-Star Game voting does, though.
Wood Homers, Allows 1 Run In Cubs' WinTravis Wood was so dangerous at the plate Monday night that Diamondbacks manager Kirk Gibson actually changed pitchers before the Cubs starter could bat with the bases loaded in the sixth.
Fantasy Baseball Preview: First BaseCBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at first base for your fantasy baseball draft.
Schierholtz Powers Cubs To 7-6 Win Over D'BacksNate Schierholtz is having the kind of season that makes contending clubs interested in dealing for him. He showed why there is such interest with a career-high five-RBI night Wednesday in the Chicago Cubs' 12-inning 7-6 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Rusin, Lake Lead Cubs Past Diamondbacks 4-2 For the second time this season, Chris Rusin was called up from the minors after the Cubs dealt a pitcher, and helped lead the Cubs to a 4-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night.
Diamondbacks Pound Maholm, Beat Cubs 10-5David DeJesus and Starlin Castro, the top two players in the Chicago Cubs' batting order, had four hits apiece on Saturday night. And neither table-setter scored.
Kennedy Goes 7 Innings To Lead Diamondbacks Over Cubs, 3-2Ian Kennedy pitched seven strong innings, leading the Arizona Diamondbacks past a Chicago Cubs split squad 3-2 Monday.
Goldschmidt Keeps D-Backs Alive Against BrewersThe Arizona Diamondbacks put one rookie on the mound and another in the No. 5 spot in the batting order in a game they had to win.