Staying Loyal To Slumping Players Can Bury Your Fantasy Baseball TeamStaying loyal to slumping players may pan out better for real-life MLB managers than for fantasy owners, so think long and hard about keeping your favorite player in the lineup while he's going through an 0-for-28 slump at the plate. Those at-bats can really hurt your team down the stretch.
Fantasy Baseball All-Star Edition: Which Players Do You Actually Want On Your Team?Just because someone is an All-Star in the eyes of Major League Baseball doesn't mean you need or want them on your fantasy baseball roster. In fact, it's mostly irrelevant to smart fantasy owners. By looking the hitters and pitchers in line for the big honor this week, you can find assets you have that other clueless owners might want in a trade. Think about how to exploit that weakness in your fantasy baseball league this weekend.
Now Is The Time To Trade Overachievers For Underachievers In Fantasy BaseballMost 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.
Fernandez Homers And Gets Win As Marlins Complete Sweep Over GiantsJose Fernandez's comeback required a comeback.
Cishek Blows Another Save, Giants Edge Marlins 3-2Steve Cishek blew another save after he loaded the bases and then gave up to runs, as the San Francisco Giants edged past the Miami Marlins 3-2 on Sunday.
Ozuna's Homer Powers Marlins Past Giants 6-2The Miami Marlins got another strong effort from their newest rotation addition on Saturday.
5 Things You Missed: 2014 World Series, Game 7Madison Bumgarner carried the Giants to World Series victory over the Royals in Game 7. Here are 5 things you missed.
Giants And Royals Look For Advantage In World Series Swing GameJames Shields may have been given the nickname "Big Game," but his postseason track record over the last few seasons - especially this year - suggests it's a bit inaccurate.
Giants Beat Cardinals 6-4, Move One Win Away From World SeriesBuster Posey and the Giants already know how to win in October - even without all this help from the St. Louis Cardinals.
Error In 10th Gives Giants 2-1 NLCS Lead A wild pitch, a wide throw and an 18-inning marathon
Belt HR In 18th Gives Giants 2-0 Lead In NLDSBrandon Belt, Yusmeiro Petit and the rest of the San Francisco Giants did what they do so well in October: They never give in, never give up, and win. Simple as that. No matter what it takes - or how long.
Marlins' Alvarez Hopes To Make Next StartHenderson Alvarez expects to make his next start despite limping off the field Saturday after being hit in the left shin by Joe Panik's grounder.
Hudson Gets Some Support, Giants Beat Marlins 5-3All-Star Tim Hudson pitched into the eighth inning and got the run support he needed as the San Francisco Giants beat the Miami Marlins 5-3 on Saturday night.