Strange as it may seem, not all injuries are created equal in sports. In baseball, any kind of hand/wrist injury can really impact a hitter’s ability to turn on a fastball, and those players trying to come back from such injuries often struggle at the plate. Likewise, foot injuries are hard to overcome for hitters and pitchers, especially if it’s to a plant foot that gives the player power to swing or throw the ball.
Every 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.
If you didn’t know by now, Texas Rangers’ Elvis Andrus and Adrian Beltre are pretty tight. From their back-and-forth banter to fooling each other on the field, there’s no pair more fun to watch. Need proof?
The Miami Marlins’ run towards a playoff birth hit a bump in the road on Wednesday afternoon.
The Miami Marlins have been playing extremely well at home of late and find themselves in the midst of the playoff race.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.
The Miami Marlins had won thirteen consecutive games against the American League but couldn’t extend the streak on Wednesday, falling to the Texas Rangers 6-0.
CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at third base for your fantasy baseball draft.
The Major League Baseball All-Star Game will be held Tuesday and plenty is riding on the midsummer classic from bragging rights to home-field advantage in the 2012 World Series.