Most teams have played around 81 games by now, so the baseball season is half over. It’s a good time to assess which players on your team are likely to decline—and thus give you a chance to trade them to a desperate owner that doesn’t know any better. Likewise, you can scour league rosters for those players who have underachieved and smile all the way to October when they have superb second halves.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.
Rick Hahn has seen a transformation of his offense that he hoped for but probably didn’t expect.
Robinson Cano received an earful in his return to Yankee Stadium on Tuesday.
Dayan Viciedo already drew trade interest. Now he can really be showcased.
CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at second base for your fantasy baseball draft.
Robinson Cano just got paid.
Struggling ace CC Sabathia pitched effectively into the eighth inning before Mariano Rivera earned his first four-out save in more than two years, helping the New York Yankees hold off the Chicago White Sox 6-5 on Wednesday night for a three-game sweep.
Scott Boras On Jay Z: ‘When Your Agent Wears A Yankee Hat, How Seriously Are They Going To Take You?’
Boras, who is feared by team owners and hated by other agents for his tenacious, aggressive style, doesn’t seem too worried with Jay Z’s desire to dethrone him.
With the two leagues set to square off in their annual exhibition featuring its greatest stars on July 16, all eyes will be on Citi Field. With home field advantage during the World Series on the line, the question very simply put is, can the National League maintain its grip on the contest for the fourth straight year?
The Detroit Tigers got a big boost from Anibal Sanchez’s arm. They got a helping hand from an umpire, too. The reward: a commanding 2-0 lead in the AL championship series, and a trip home with their ace ready to start.
Jim Rome, host of Rome on CBS Sports Network and The Jim Rome Show on the radio joined CBS Local Sports to give his take on the biggest topics in the major sports.
Derek Jeter had five hits, Curtis Granderson drove in five runs and the surging New York Yankees pounded Gavin Floyd and the Chicago White Sox 18-7 on Wednesday night.