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.
Rangers Beat Reds 6-4 To Split Short SeriesCole Hamels won his third consecutive start with eight strikeouts in six solid innings, and Ian Desmond later homered as the Rangers beat the Reds by a score of 6-4 for a split in the two-game series.
Seattle Signs Former Rangers Reliever WilhelmsenThe Mariners are trying to bolster their pitching by signing former Rangers reliever Tom Wilhelmsen. He was signed to a one-year deal after he declined an outright assignment by Texas earlier this month.
Hot Streak Ends As Rangers Fall To Reds 8-2Colby Lewis pitched through cramping in his arm and retired 11 straight batters before trouble in the fifth inning, and the Rangers lost to the Reds by a score of 8-2 on Tuesday night in Arlington.
Frogs Beat Coastal Carolina & Move To CWS Bracket FinalTCU freshman star Luken Baker homered in his first time at bat to start the Horned Frogs off in a 6-1 victory over Coastal Carolina on Tuesday night that put them within one win of next week's finals.
Texas Tech Knocks Top Seed Florida From CWSRelief pitcher Hayden Howard, backed by one of the nation's best defenses, got the job done and Texas Tech stayed alive in the College World Series with a 3-2 victory over the No. 1 national seed on Tuesday.
Rangers Squeak Past Orioles 4-3 In Makeup GameThe Rangers stretched their season-best winning streak to seven games, the last four being one-run decisions. They beat the Orioles by a score of 4-3 on Monday night in a makeup game matching the AL's top teams.
Some Slow-Starting Players Are Now Worth A Look In Fantasy BaseballIt happens every year in fantasy baseball: Players get drafted every March that end up struggling during the first six weeks of the season, so owners drop them. Yet by late June, those players recover and really start to hit. They'll end up where they should by September with good stats.
Ken Griffey Jr. Appointed Youth Ambassador By MLB And MLBPAKen Griffey Jr. has been appointed a youth ambassador as part of baseball's effort to grow the game throughout the United States and Canada.
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Colby Lewis Loses No-Hit Bid In 9th, Rangers Beat A's 5-1Lewis did just that and finished off the Athletics in a 5-1 victory Thursday that left the Texas right-hander wondering what could have been.
Premium Pitching Will Be On Display At CWSFor all of the walk-off hits and grand slams that have highlighted the NCAA baseball tournament so far, the stage is set for pitching to take over when the College World Series opens on Saturday.