The Big Three: San Francisco's Investments Paying OffThe expensive additions of Jeff Samardzija and Johnny Cueto have catapulted the Giants into the top of the league.
5 Things: Two Chicago Cy Young Awards In The MakingFrom walk-off wins on the West Coast to dominant pitching in the Windy City to a managerial firing in Atlanta, Major League Baseball is never without exciting, impressive and interesting news. Last week was no exception, so check out the five things you don't want to miss in MLB, right here.
Why Pitching Is The Hardest Thing To Rely On In Fantasy BaseballMost fantasy baseball owners plan their draft around picking pitchers that threw well last year. But as we all learn, sometimes things don't go as planned. Pitchers can get hurt; their performance can drop off for a number of reasons, sometimes without rational explanation. The hardest part for the fantasy owner is accepting that the present season is different than past seasons, and it's sometimes better to just admit you drafted wrong instead of stubbornly sticking with bad pitchers all season—and losing the league.
Report: Ex-Giants Pitcher Lincecum Signing With AngelsFormer San Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have agreed on a major league contract.
Punches thrown ; The Drive 5/16/16Is it warranted to hit a batter six months after an incident? Find out what Dave, Kayte and Nate think about the Jose Bautista, Roughned Odor brawl
At Fantasy Baseball Season's Quarter Pole, It's Time To Accept Patterns And TrendsMost teams in MLB have played close to 40 games at this point of the season, meaning the fantasy baseball season is one quarter over. If you've been waiting for that veteran to come around and start hitting, it's time to give up on the dream. If that pitcher still has an ERA way north of five runs per game, you may need to look elsewhere for wins and strikeouts. This is the time of the year when trends become permanent, really. Sticking too long with players headed for bad seasons only can hurt your team.
Prepare To Say Good Bye To Favorite Athletics PlayersIf you were considering buying an A's jersey of your favorite player, read this to refrain from buying one of a player who will be gone shortly.
Bryce Harper: No Stranger To EjectionsHere are three of the most heated ejections of Harper in his young career.
Dave Joerger, Lucky Hire or Great Move; The Drive - 5/10/16It's official, the Sacramento Kings have named Dave Joerger their new head coach! Dave, Kayte and Nate give their thoughts on if it was the best move available, what the organization does next and the overall outlook moving forward in the new era of the Kings! All that and more, on the all new morning show, The Drive heard only on Sports 1140 KHTK! Daily 6-9 AM
Constant Vigilance Is How You Win Your Fantasy Baseball LeagueWe've all heard the story from a friend how he or she simply drafted their fantasy baseball team and forgot all about it until finding out they won the league in October. Generally, that doesn't happen very often thanks to injuries, slumps and inevitable bad luck. You have to stay on top of your team's roster all summer long to win.
Tim Lincecum Sharp In Showcase For Big League ScoutsTwo-time NL Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum looked sharp in a 41-pitch showcase in front of scouts from nearly every major league club.
Relive Dallas Braden's Perfect Mother's DayJust six years ago, May 9, 2010, former Oakland Athletics pitcher Dallas Braden threw the 19th perfect game in Major League Baseball history. That alone would make any day special, but Braden threw his perfect game on Mother's Day.