Alex Hooper: James Shields Could Be The Slump Buster That The Indians NeedOur Indians beat reporter Alex Hooper joined The Ken Carman Show with Anthony Lima to talk about the latest with the Tribe.
Are Resurgent Veterans Worth The Risk In Fantasy Baseball?This week, we're taking a special look at New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia. The big guy hasn't been fantasy relevant since 2012, but suddenly, Sabathia is looking good again. Currently, his ERA would be the lowest of his long career if he could keep it going through the end of the year. That begs the question: Can Sabathia keep it up through the end of the year? We think so, and we explain why in this week's fantasy baseball advice column. Read on!
Padres Trade Shields, Cash To White Sox For Johnson, TatisThe San Diego Padres have traded pitcher James Shields and cash to the Chicago White Sox for pitcher Erik Johnson and shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr.
Kansas City Royals: 2015 AL Central PreviewWhat does a memorable trip through the MLB postseason and an ultimate destination of a World Series appearance get you? Well, if you're the Kansas City Royals, you're met with skepticism.
Spring Training Begins In A Week For Indians: Tribe Notes & LinksClose your eyes. (Not for too long... or else how will you read this?) Imagine this.
9 Notable MLB Free Agents To Keep Tabs OnWith the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Trailing Royals Get Advantage Playing At HomeGiants lead the World Series 3-2 on Bumgarner's masterful outing. But for the Royals, returning to Kansas City could help them win out.
5 Things You Missed: 2014 World Series, Game 5The Giants' Madison Bumgarner pitched a complete-game shutout in World Series Game 5 to put the Royals down 3-2. Here are 5 things you missed.
Giants Take Game 5 From RoyalsWith every pitch, Madison Bumgarner etched his place among the World Series greats.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Pitching Matchup Favors Giants In Game 5The Giants rolled over the Royals in World Series Game 4. A Bumgarner-Shields pitching matchup in Game 5 points to another Giants win.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Giants Hard To Beat After World Series Game 1 WinThe San Francisco Giants won the first game of the 2010 and 2012 World Series, which put them on the championship path both times.
Jensen Lewis Says Kauffman Stadium is a "Distinct Home-Field Advantage", Royals Can Parlay That Into Serious EnergyJensen Lewis talks about the Browns' disappointing loss to the Jaguars, Brian Hoyer's struggles and the impact of the loss of Alex Mack, the Giants' advantage in the pitching matchups to start the World Series, the home-field advantage that the Royals will be able to use...
Playoff Pinch Hits: James Shields-Wil Myers Trade A Success For RoyalsThe Kansas City Royals traded for starting pitcher James Shields before the 2013 season, giving up top hitting prospect Wil Myers.
Playoff Pinch Hits: American League Championship Series Is SetThe Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals are both in the ALCS, with unlikely sweeps in their respective ALDS matchups.
Playoff Pinch Hits: It's Do Or Die For Tigers And Angels On SundayThe Detroit Tigers and Los Angeles Angels each find themselves in an 0-2 hole. Can either team recover?