Fantasy Baseball Winners Find Value On Waiver Wire Where Others Can't See ItIt often takes unconventional thinking to win on the baseball field itself, and the same is true when it comes to fantasy baseball. Team owners have to think outside the box if they want to win a league full of owners that all have the same narrow vision.
It's Time To Assess Strengths And Weaknesses In Fantasy BaseballSmart fantasy baseball owners will analyze the standings in their league to see where their team needs improvement—and perhaps where the team can spare some statistics in a trade. Picking up new players only makes sense if these moves help the team in the standings, after all.
First Week Of The Season Always Means Change For Your MLB Fantasy RosterEvery year, it's the same story: Fantasy baseball teams scramble in the first week to pick up that hot rookie or replace dud closer who has already gotten the hook from the manager.
Bumgarner, Giants Blank Royals For 3-2 Series Lead
Bumgarner, Giants Stop Royals 7-1 In Series OpenerBy the time Madison Bumgarner took the mound to throw his first pitch, the San Francisco Giants already held a three-run lead. It might as well have been 100 with the way MadBum and this orange-and-black bunch play in the World Series.
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Jackson, Bowden Tie WP Mark, Giants Beat Cubs 10-7 Edwin Jackson and Michael Bowden tied a major league record by combining to throw five wild pitches in an inning, and the San Francisco Giants got another big assist from a Cubs pitcher in a three-run 10th in Sunday's 10-7 victory over Chicago.
Hunter Pence Reunited With Famous BatIt's pretty easy to see that Giants outfielder Hunter Pence forms a special bond with his bats.
Giants, Tigers Will Need All Seven Games To Decide World SeriesIt looks like the World Series will go the distance and seven games for the second straight year.
Beltran Sub Boosts Cardinals In Game 3Matt Carpenter hit a two-run homer after subbing for an injured Carlos Beltran and the St. Louis Cardinals chased Matt Cain before a 3½ hour rain delay in the seventh inning of a 3-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants for a 2-1 series lead Wednesday night.
Pagan's Single Lifts Giants To 7-5 Win Over CubsAngel Pagan hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the ninth inning and the NL West-leading San Francisco Giants closed out a successful road trip with a 7-5 win over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
Ruiz Leads Phillies Past CubsCarlos Ruiz hit a tiebreaking solo homer in the eighth inning and the Philadelphia Phillies used Hector Luna's first career grand slam to pull away for a 9-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night.
Garza Dominates, Cubs Beat Phillies 5-1Matt Garza executed his plan to near perfection. Garza pitched one-hit ball for seven shutout innings and struck out 10 Sunday as the Chicago Cubs beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-1.
Cubs Sweep Astros On Baker's Pinch-Hit SinglePinch-hitter Jeff Baker's game-winning single in the 10th inning helped Chicago complete its first three-game sweep at Wrigley Field in nearly two years as the Cubs beat the Houston Astros 5-4 on Sunday afternoon.