Craig Kimbrel

Infielder Evan Longoria #3 of the Tampa Bay Rays celebrates after his walk off home run in the bottom of the 12th against the New York Yankees sent the Rays to the playoffs on September 28, 2011 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Source: J. Meric/Getty Images)

Top Exciting Finishes To An MLB Season

With only a few weeks left until the MLB Playoffs begin, it got me to thinking about how exciting the end of the baseball regular season can be.

09/15/2014

ATLANTA, GA - AUGUST 31: Nathan Eovaldi #24 of the Miami Marlins reacts after being removed from the game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on August 31, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Wood Whiffs 12 As Gattis, Braves Nip Marlins 1-0

The last time Alex Wood started against Miami at Turner Field, he pitched eight strong innings before losing 1-0 to Jose Fernandez.

08/31/2014

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Braves Complete Sweep At Miami With 4-2 win

Evan Gattis broke a ninth-inning tie with a two-run homer, and the Atlanta Braves completed a three-game sweep by beating the Miami Marlins 4-2 Sunda

06/01/2014

Tom Koehler #34 of the Miami Marlins pitches against the San Francisco Giants in the bottom of the first inning at AT&T Park on May 17, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Source: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Marlins Take On The Braves

When the Miami Marlins entered their series with the Atlanta, they looked forward to a chance to surpass their divisional foe for first place. But they’ve squandered that opportunity with back-to-back home losses to the Braves.

06/01/2014

ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 21:  Dan Uggla #26 of the Atlanta Braves advances to third base under the tag of Casey McGehee #9 of the Miami Marlins in the second inning at Turner Field on April 21, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Gattis Homers In 10th, Braves Beat Marlins 4-2

Evan Gattis hit a two-run homer in the 10th inning, leading the Atlanta Braves past the Miami Marlins 4-2 Monday night.

04/21/2014

ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 04: Craig Kimbrel #46 of the Atlanta Braves pitches in the ninth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Turner Field on October 4, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Relief Pitcher

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top relief pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/12/2014

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 25: Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins looks on during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Marlins Park on September 25, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Marlins’ Stanton Received 12-Fold Increase In Pay

The average raise for a player in salary arbitration was 117 percent this year, according to a study by The Associated Press, led by steep hikes for Freddie Freeman, Craig Kimbrel, Giancarlo Stanton and Michael Brantley.

02/21/2014

Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins hits a pop fly ball for an out against the Atlanta Braves at Marlins Park on April 10, 2013 in Miami, Florida. The Braves defeated the Marlins 8-0. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Reeling Marlins Shut Out By Braves 8-0

The smallest crowd yet to watch a game in Marlins Park waited in vain for a run to cheer about. Reeling Miami was shut out for the fourth time this season, and its losing streak reached five games with an 8-0 loss Wednesday night to the Atlanta Braves.

CBS4–04/11/2013

MIAMI, FL - APRIL 09: Shortstop Andrelton Simmons #19 of the Atlanta Braves turns a double play against Donovan Solano #17 of the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on April 9, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Marlins Lose Fifth Straight In Loss To Braves, 3-2

Kris Medlen allowed only an unearned run in seven innings Tuesday night, and the Atlanta Braves earned their fifth consecutive victory by beating the punchless Miami Marlins 3-2.

CBS4–04/09/2013

MIAMI, FL - APRIL 08: Players stand for the National Anthem as the Atlanta Braves prepare to play against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on April 8, 2013 in Miami, Florida. The Braves defeated the Marlins 2-0. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Marlins Flounder In Home Opener Against Braves, 2-0

Justin Upton went 4 for 4, including his sixth home run, and Paul Maholm allowed one hit in seven sharp innings to help the Atlanta Braves spoil the Miami Marlins’ home opener Monday by winning 2-0.

CBS4–04/08/2013

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