Playoff Pinch Hits: Four LDS Matchups In Full Swing For Weekend ActionAll four League Division Series are well underway now in the 2014 MLB Playoffs, and as usual, there are plenty of surprises.
Playoff Pinch Hits: High Payrolls Reign Supreme In National League PlayoffsThe National League Division Series feature some of the wealthiest teams in the league. Will the results justify the expense?
Shepkowski: Nationals' Roark Living Out His DreamA Wilmington native, Tanner Roark took the long road to the majors.
Baffoe: Kris Bryant And Gregory Polanco Are Two Different MoviesIt'd be imprudent for a non-contender to let gaudy statistics affect an elite prospect's timetable.
Wisch: Time For Cubs To Draft A Pitcher And Enter Arms RaceThe Cubs need a couple power pitchers to reach their ultimate goal.
Shepkowski: Drafting Pitchers in Top 5 Anything But Sure Thing Only four of the past 37 pitchers drafted in the top five have made the All-Star Game.
Fantasy Baseball Preview: Starting PitcherCBS Local Sports breaks down the top starting pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.
Cubs Beat Strasburg, Nationals 8-2 Jackson (1-5) retired 12 of Washington's first 13 batters and allowed two runs and four hits in 5 1-3 innings. He earned his first win under a $52 million, four-year contract he signed after leaving Washington as a free agent.
Who Should You Draft? Fantasy Baseball's Top 40 PlayersIf you’re fantasy baseball draft hasn't happened already, it’s going to be happening soon. Here’s a look at the top five players at each position.
Spiegel: Strasburg Decision Shows How Little We KnowAfter all these decades of baseball, preserving and utilizing a pitcher’s arm still is a remarkably inexact science.
Wisch: Could ‘Prior’ Restraint Have Helped The Cubs?But could something have really been different if the Cubs and manager-turned-punching-bag Dusty Baker had handled their one-time pitching wunderkinds in a different way?
Zuba: Wood Spoils Dempster's Gem This could have been a pretty special Opening Day for Ryan Dempster.
Cubs Start Epstein Era With 2-1 Loss To NationalsAs Ryan Dempster left the field at Wrigley to a standing ovation, the Chicago Cubs looked ready to start the Theo Epstein era on a winning note. The cheers didn't last. The lead didn't either.
Report: Nationals Make Big Push For BuehrleMark Buehrle has been tabbed as the Washington Nationals' top free agent target with general manager Mike Rizzo reportedly visiting the left-hander's St. Louis home Monday.
Phenom Strasburg to have Tommy John surgery