State's Attorney Drops Case For Third Man Wanted In Candice Dickerson MurderTwo men were have already been charged with murder in the slaying of a mother in front of her two kids in April, and now, a third man wanted in connection with the murder has been let off the hook.
Three-Time All-Star Carlos Gonzalez, Cubs Close In On DealA three-time Gold Glove winner, Gonzalez was designated for assignment by Cleveland last week after batting .210 with two home runs and seven RBIs in 30 games.
At The Halfway Point Of Fantasy Baseball Seasons, Owners Must Assess Where The Best Gains Can Be Made In StandingsPrior to this moment, fantasy baseball owners have been trying to put together a roster that is balanced throughout all traditional statistical categories. That time has now passed, as smart owners will study the standings to see where improvement actually is possible.
Levine: White Sox Still In Pursuit Of Left-Handed PowerCarlos Gonzalez and Jay Bruce could be White Sox targets.
Levine: Will White Sox Trade Their Top Prospects For A Power Bat?Needing to add one more quality bat, the White Sox could continue discussions with the Rockies.
Levine: White Sox, Rockies Are A Trade MatchThe Rockies’ signing of Gerardo Parra is a tell-tale sign that Carlos Gonzalez or Charlie Blackmon will be dealt.
Levine: Cubs Have Carlos Gonzalez In Their SightsThe issue the Cubs are weighing is Gonzalez's injury history.
Now Is The Time To Trade Overachievers For Underachievers In Fantasy BaseballMost 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.
Fantasy Baseball Preview: OutfieldCBS Local Sports breaks down the top players in the outfield for your fantasy baseball draft.
Cubs Fall To Rockies 4-3Tyler Chatwood pitched six strong innings, Nolan Arenado hit a go-ahead single and the Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Sunday to win the three-game series.
Cubs Fall To Rockies 9-4Carlos Gonzalez homered twice and finished with a career-high five hits to lead the struggling Colorado Rockies to a 9-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
Floyd Gives Up 8 Runs In White Sox Loss To RockiesJamie Moyer threw 92 pitches over four innings, the latest step in his comeback bid, and Dexter Fowler hit a two-run homer to help the Colorado Rockies beat a Chicago White Sox split squad 8-5 on Wednesday.