Robinson Cano

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Now Is The Time To Trade Overachievers For Underachievers In Fantasy Baseball

Most 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.

07/04/2015

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

American League All-Star Robinson Cano #24 of the New York Yankees celebrates with his father Jose and mother Claribel Mercedes after winning the 2011 State Farm Home Run Derby at Chase Field on July 11, 2011 in Phoenix, Arizona. Cano won the 2011 State Farm Home Run Derby with a recond 12 home runs in the final round.  (Source: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Top Five Moments In Home Run Derby History

When the middle of the summer rolls around and it’s time for Major League Baseball to send its best players to the star-studded All-Star Game, one thing that always comes to mind is the annual celebration of the most exciting play in baseball; the Home Run Derby.

07/09/2014

28. Miami Marlins (5-8)

Marlins Hope To Beat Mariners

Continued success during interleague play has helped the Miami Marlins get back on track.

04/20/2014

MIAMI, FL - APRIL 18:  The Miami Marlins celebrate Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins walk off grand slam during a game against the Seattle Mariners at Marlins Park on April 18, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Stanton’s Slam Sends Marlins Past Mariners 8-4

Giancarlo Stanton hit a grand slam with none out in the ninth inning, and the Miami Marlins took advantage of an overturned call on a replay review to beat the Seattle Mariners 8-4 Friday night.

04/18/2014

Marlins To Face Off Against Seattle Mariners

Chris Young’s first start in the majors in 19 months was likely everything he and Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon could have hoped for.

04/18/2014

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 10: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers stands on deck in the fourth inning against the Oakland Athletics during Game Five of the American League Division Series at O.co Coliseum on October 10, 2013 in Oakland, California.

MLB Teams Spent Three-Quarters Of A Billion Dollars On 3 Players

The Detroit Tigers signed former Miami Marlins star Miguel Cabrera to an 8-year contract extension worth $248 million. Cabrera’s deal will average out to roughly $30 million per season over the next decade.

CBS Miami–03/28/2014

PEORIA, AZ - MARCH 05: Robinson Cano #22 of the Seattle Mariners hits a RBI single against the Colorado Rockies during the fifth inning of the spring training game at Peoria Stadium on March 5, 2014 in Peoria, Arizona.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Second Base

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at second base for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/04/2014

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American League Trumps National League In All Star Game

Mariano Rivera was all set up to save his final All-Star game — or so it seemed. Jim Leyland just wasn’t about to take that chance.

CBS4–07/17/2013

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Sports Verdict: Which Team Has The Better All-Star Game Roster? AL Vs. NL

With the two leagues set to square off in their annual exhibition featuring its greatest stars on July 16, all eyes will be on Citi Field. With home field advantage during the World Series on the line, the question very simply put is, can the National League maintain its grip on the contest for the fourth straight year?

07/11/2013

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