5 Things: A's Sweep Tribe Despite Starting Summer Fire SaleIt was an exciting week in MLB, as the Home Run Derby, the All-Star Game and the start and of the second half all dominated the sport's focus, from Monday to Sunday. Here's what you may have missed if you were watching Wimbledon instead.
Davis Homers Twice But Athletics Lose 4-3 To MarinersRobinson Cano had three hits and scored twice, Kyle Seager hit a tiebreaking double in the sixth inning and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Monday night.
A's Blow 5-Run Lead In 6-5 Loss To Mariners
Now Is The Time To Trade Overachievers For Underachievers In Fantasy BaseballMost teams have played around 81 games by now, so the baseball season is half over. It's a good time to assess which players on your team are likely to decline—and thus give you a chance to trade them to a desperate owner that doesn't know any better. Likewise, you can scour league rosters for those players who have underachieved and smile all the way to October when they have superb second halves.
Hudson Gets Little Support, Walker And Mariners Beat Giants
Top 5 AL MVP Candidates
American League Mid-Season Team MVPsSometimes a team's best players don't make the All-Star team. Here are the American League's mid-season team MVPs.
Fantasy Baseball Preview: Second BaseCBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at second base for your fantasy baseball draft.
Robinson Cano 'Didn't Feel Respect' From Yankees
Cano Leaves ASG In 1st With Contusion, X-rays Negative
Sports Verdict: Which Team Has The Better All-Star Game Roster? AL Vs. NLWith the two leagues set to square off in their annual exhibition featuring its greatest stars on July 16, all eyes will be on Citi Field. With home field advantage during the World Series on the line, the question very simply put is, can the National League maintain its grip on the contest for the fourth straight year?
Q&A With Jim Rome On The Dream Team, Dwight Howard, And MoreJim Rome, host of Rome on CBS Sports Network and The Jim Rome Show on the radio joined CBS Local Sports to give his take on the biggest topics in the major sports.