Wolters' 1st Big League HR Helps Rockies Beat D-Backs 11-6Tony Wolters normally sprints out of the batter's box when he hits a ball well. He trotted to first and around the bases when he connected with a Shelby Miller fastball Saturday.
Arenado Hits 11th HR, Parra Homers As Rockies Sweep ArizonaNolan Arenado hit his major league-leading 11th home run and Gerardo Parra also connected as the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-3 Sunday for a three-game sweep.
Consider Making Wholesale Changes To Your Fantasy Baseball Roster As May ApproachesMost MLB teams have played about 20 games so far this season, and that's a big enough sample size to determine whether or not to keep slumping players on your fantasy baseball roster. The bigger challenge is to decide if dropping those players makes sense—or just benching them for now is a better idea. That decision comes down to the rest of your rosters, along with its strengths and weaknesses. As we always say, no one ever said that fantasy sports were easy!
Playoff Pinch Hits: NLCS Could Go Seven Games This YearIn the NLCS, the San Francisco Giants and St. Louis Cardinals are evenly matched. Baseball fans should hang on and enjoy the ride.
Rockies Fall Just Short, Lose 5-4 To CardinalsFor the second straight night, long balls put the Colorado Rockies in an early hole. They couldn't quite overcome mistakes by Franklin Morales with a three-run, ninth-inning rally falling just short in a 5-4 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals.
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Rockies End Slide By Beating Cards 10-5Back spasms forced an early exit by Shelby Miller but it doesn't appear the St. Louis Cardinals pitcher will miss more time, a relief for a rotation hit by a spate of injuries.
CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 13 Starts And SitsIt’s always tough to start a platoon bat in Fantasy baseball. While some players can absolutely mash depending on the handedness of the pitcher, there’s always concern about their lack of playing time hurting their value. In many situations, this is the case.
CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 10 Starts And SitsThe fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.
CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 3 Starts And SitsThe fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.
De La Rosa Flirts With No-Hitter, Rockies Beat Cardinals 8-2Jorge De La Rosa held the St. Louis Cardinals hitless into the seventh inning and Troy Tulowitzki's three-run homer ended Colorado's scoreless streak at 28 innings, sending the Rockies to an 8-2 victory Sunday.
Shelby Miller Nearly Perfect In Cards Win Over RockiesShelby Miller gave up a leadoff single then retired 27 in a row for his first career complete game, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 3-0 victory over the Colorado Rockies.