The fact that somebody’s played difficult positions in the infield does not mean he can easily play first base like a professional. Just look at A-Rod.
A Kansas City Royal still leads in All-Star voting at catcher, third, short, second, two outfield spots, and DH, but Detroit’s Miguel Cabrera has jumped ahead at first base and the Angels’ Mike Trout is still the leading vote-getter in the outfield. Voting ends in less than a week.
There’s a lot on Tony Mazz’s mind today, from the sinking Red Sox to some struggling golfers.
A look at the athletes who represented multiple countries in international competition
This past week was all about the home run—whether it came from the guy who’s trotted around the bases more than any active player or someone doing it for the first time.
We could all use a Deflategate breather, so who better to turn to than a dynamic duo of Yankees broadcasters?
Alex Rodriguez tied Willie Mays for fourth place in major league history with his 660th home run, breaking an eighth-inning tie with a pinch-hit shot that sent the New York Yankees to a 3-2 win over the Boston Red Sox on Friday night.
Alex Rodriguez is here this weekend on his ego trip, and boy am I glad he’s not one of ours.
As you approach the end of the first month of the fantasy baseball season, like all smart fantasy owners you must look every day for better players. Sure, you may like a guy on your bench who plays for the local nine, but fantasy baseball is won with the head—not the heart.
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.