Some Slow-Starting Players Are Now Worth A Look In Fantasy BaseballIt happens every year in fantasy baseball: Players get drafted every March that end up struggling during the first six weeks of the season, so owners drop them. Yet by late June, those players recover and really start to hit. They'll end up where they should by September with good stats.
With Seven Weeks Left, Make Sure Your Fantasy Team Is On Proper PaceEvery fantasy league has different rules, but most people play in standard Rotisserie leagues that feature limits on both games played by hitters and games started by pitchers—or some variation along those lines. You want to make sure your team isn't going to go over those limits too soon!
Fernandez Homers And Gets Win As Marlins Complete Sweep Over GiantsJose Fernandez's comeback required a comeback.
Marlins Hope To Provide Haren With Run Support Vs. GiantsThe Miami Marlins are hoping to build off Tuesday’s win, but could face a bump in the road on Wednesday.
Casey McGehee Grand Slam Backs Tim Lincecum In Giants WinWith his old Marlins teammates standing in the opposite dugout and his wife and children in the ballpark to support him, Casey McGehee received his Players Choice NL Comeback Player of the Year award. That reminded San Francisco's struggling third baseman how far he has come, from New York to Japan to Miami and on to the Bay Area.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Royals Getting More Value From Payroll Than GiantsThe Kansas City Royals are one of MLB's thriftiest teams, while the San Francisco Giants are one of its highest-spending teams.
5 Things You Missed: 2014 World Series, Game 2The Royals evened things up with the Giants in Game 2 of the World Series. Here are 5 things you missed.
Royals Headed To First World Series Since 1985James Shields led thousands of fans in a celebratory chant. Lorenzo Cain pranced along the warning track, cradling his newborn son. Ned Yost finally allowed himself to smile.
Playoff Pinch Hits: National League Dominated Lately By Exclusive GroupThe high-spending Cardinals, Giants and Phillies have won the last six National League pennants. The Cardinals or Giants will win it again in 2014.
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?
Rare McGehee HR Helps Marlins Beat Giants 3-2 NL hits leader Casey McGehee homered for the second time this season, and the Miami Marlins took the lead for good on a wild pitch by Tim Lincecum in the seventh inning to beat the San Francisco Giants 3-2 Sunday.
Giants Go For Sweep Against Struggling Marlins Tim Lincecum has had no trouble keeping things in perspective during his most dominant stretch in four seasons.
Marlins' Alvarez Throws Crazy No-Hitter vs TigersHenderson Alvarez pitched one of baseball's most bizarre no-hitters, celebrating in the on-deck circle when the Miami Marlins scored on a two-out wild pitch in the bottom of the ninth inning to beat the AL Central champion Detroit Tigers 1-0 Sunday.
Rays Top Giants 2-1Tim Lincecum and David Price pitched as expected against struggling lineups. Then, with the former Cy Young Award winners out of the game in the 10th inning, the San Francisco Giants couldn't get anybody out.
Giants Lose Ninth Game In A Row To MarlinsOn a night the San Francisco Giants received yet more disappointing news that center fielder Angel Pagan could be headed for surgery on his re-injured left hamstring, Andres Torres appeared to avoid a serious problem with his right knee.