Former Rockies Catcher Nick Hundley Signs With GiantsThe Giants have agreed to a $2 million, one-year contract with Nick Hundley to serve as Buster Posey's backup catcher.
Can You Find Potential All-Star Players In Fantasy Baseball On The Waiver Wire?As we approach July, it's time to start thinking about the MLB All-Star Game. Even in fantasy baseball, All-Star players have value beyond what their stats offer. A lot of owners will trade for All-Star players even if they're not great fantasy baseball players.
When Top Prospects Get The Call, What Should Fantasy Baseball Owners Do?The big MLB prospect news last week was the Los Angeles Dodgers' decision to call up minor-league sensation Julio Urias. The 19-year-old starting pitcher has been the star of the organization's system for awhile, but does that mean he's worth a look in your fantasy baseball league?
Rockies Bullpen Falters Late In 10-5 Loss To GiantsBuster Posey hit a pair of three-run homers, including a tiebreaking drive as part of a six-run eighth inning, and the San Francisco Giants rallied for a 10-5 win over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday.
Giants Use 5-Run 5th Inning To Down Rockies 7-4Buster Posey connected for his 100th career home run and Matt Duffy hit a tiebreaking two-run triple in a five-run fifth, backing a gritty effort from Madison Bumgarner as the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 7-4 Sunday.
Let Other Fantasy Baseball Owners Take Chances On September Call-UpsEvery September, MLB rosters expand so minor-league players with potential can get a cup of coffee with the big-league team. No matter what the hype, avoid relying on these September call-ups to help your fantasy baseball team. Stick to the veteran players you know well and let the other owners in your league gamble on the rookies. You won't regret it when the season ends with your team in first place. The other owners will be shaking their heads with regret for letting hype rule their decision-making processes.
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.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Why The Royals Will Win The World Series In 6 GamesThe Giants and Royals got to the World Series by playing better baseball than better teams. Which team will emerge as champion?
Fantasy Baseball Preview: Sleepers And BustsCBS Local Sports breaks down potential sleepers and busts for your fantasy baseball draft.
Fantasy Baseball Preview: CatcherCBS Local Sports breaks down the top catchers for your fantasy baseball draft.
Fantasy Baseball Preview: First BaseCBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at first base for your fantasy baseball draft.
Francis Chased Early, Rockies Swept By GiantsThe Colorado Rockies were rolling when the week began, riding a five-game winning streak as they arrived to face the World Series champions. They left the Bay Area on a three-game skid.