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Are Injured Veterans Worth The Risk In Fantasy Baseball?

Everyone likes to grab the hot rookies in fantasy baseball, but the truth is, only a few of them really stay productive over the course of the full season. Sometimes, investing in the veteran coming off the disabled list is a good idea, if you’re willing to risk the possibility of more injury later on.

05/23/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: May 18th-May 22nd

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

05/22/2015

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How Much Does The First Month Of The MLB Season Matter?

Does first place really matter in May? Does last place? We broke down 20 years of baseball history to find out.

05/19/2015

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This Week In Baseball: Can Cabrera Be The New Home Run King?

Let the comparisons begin. Miguel Cabrera hit his 400th home run over the weekend against the St. Louis Cardinals.

05/19/2015

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The OFP Report: Tulowitzki, CarGo, Ackley

In this week’s episode of The OFP Report, Jason A. Churchill and Alex Carson discuss potential roster moves for the Seattle Mariners, including possible trade targets, who gets the axe when Austin Jackson returns and how likely is it that an elite player ends up in a Mariners uniform from the trade market this summer.

1090 The Fan–05/16/2015

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Always Be Looking For High Performers At Thin Fantasy Positions

Catcher and the three infield positions are often the most difficult to find good players on your fantasy teams, because the talent pool is so shallow. If you don’t grab a stud at those positions early in your draft, you may get stuck with a revolving door of middling players all season long.

05/16/2015

David Ortiz and the Red Sox have yet to play up to expectations in 2015. Sound familiar? (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Red Sox at Mariners: Three Things

The 16-18 Boston Red Sox begin a four-game series with the Seattle Mariners (15-18) Thursday, with each club dragging disappointment into the third week of May. The Sox haven’t hit or pitched, the M’s have […]

1090 The Fan–05/14/2015

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MLB 5 Best And Worst Surprises From First Month

One full month of the MLB season is in the books, what are the biggest surprises?

05/13/2015

Carson Smith has been dominant since being called up from the minors last September. (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

LISTEN: Carson Smith On The Sandmeyer Show

Seattle Mariners right-hander Carson Smith joined The Sandmeyer Show Tuesday from Safeco Field. Among other topics, Smith was asked about his confidence, the slider and his approach versus left-handed batters.

1090 The Fan–05/12/2015

Taijuan Walker gets the ball in Game 2 of the series versus the San Diego Padres.
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The Vedder Cup: Three Things

The San Diego Padres (17-16) were Preller-ized over the winter and bring in a vastly different roster in 2015, one that has led to a solid start to the season. The Seattle Mariners (14-17) are winners of three straight, following a sweep of the Oakland Athletics at Safeco Field.

1090 The Fan–05/12/2015

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