Padres' Myers Takes Grounder In Face Practicing At 3BSan Diego infielder Wil Myers has a cut on his nose after taking a groundball to the face while practicing at his new position.
The 2016 Edition Of The Fantasy Baseball All-Star Team Is HereThere's a rule for the All-Star Game in Major League Baseball to ensure all fans get to see at least one player from each team represented in the Midsummer Classic. This means some less-than-deserving players get picked for the MLB All-Star Game, while in fantasy baseball, only the best players get picked for our All-Star roster.
Rockies Place McGee On Disabled List With Sore Left KneeThe Colorado Rockies placed closer Jake McGee on the 15-day disabled list with left knee inflammation a day after he blew a save in the ninth.
Home Run Pitches Hurt Bettis In Rockies' 4-3 Loss To PadresHome run balls got Chad Bettis in trouble in the Colorado Rockies' 4-3 loss to the San Diego Padres.
When It Comes To Fantasy Baseball, Always Beware Wrist And Foot Injuries On Your RosterStrange as it may seem, not all injuries are created equal in sports. In baseball, any kind of hand/wrist injury can really impact a hitter's ability to turn on a fastball, and those players trying to come back from such injuries often struggle at the plate. Likewise, foot injuries are hard to overcome for hitters and pitchers, especially if it's to a plant foot that gives the player power to swing or throw the ball.
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.
Rays' Wil Myers Could Top His Rookie Of The Year SeasonWil Myers gives the Rays legitimate power in the middle of the batting order.
Salvador Perez Gives Royals Rare Offense At CatcherThere’s a new age of offensive catchers coming up through the ranks of the big leagues, and Salvador Perez is part of that movement.