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Time To Grab Some New Studs Before Anyone Else In Your Fantasy League Does

It’s still early in the season, and you don’t want to give up on key players too soon — even if they’re slumping through the first two weeks of the season. But smart fantasy baseball owners also want to make sure they grab rising stars while they can — and before it’s too late.

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30 Players: Panik Hopes To Follow Up Strong Rookie Year For Giants

A 2011 first-round Draft pick out of St. John’s University, Joe Panik had a meteoric rise to Major League glory last season — not only putting up impressive numbers as the Giants’ new second baseman in 73 regular season games, but also helping San Francisco earn its third World Series championship in the past five years.


WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 16:  Doug Fister #58 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the second inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Nationals Park on April 16, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Phillies Continue Losing Skid With 5-2 Loss To Nationals

The Phillies dropped their fifth straight game in Thursday loss to the Nationals.


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30 Players: Prospect Butler Looking To Prove He Belongs With Rockies

Heading into the 2014 season, Eddie Butler was hailed as the top arm in the Rockies’ system and one of the best pitching prospects in baseball. Heading into this year, things were quite different.


NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 15: Eric Cambell #29 of the New York Mets scores a run in the second inning against Cameron Rupp #29 of the Philadelphia Phillies during their game at Citi Field on April 15, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Phillies Get Swept By Mets Following 6-1 Loss

The Mets completed a 3-game sweep of the Phillies on Wednesday night.


Harry Kalas' World Series ring is among the many Phillies items up for auction on Thursday, April 16 at Citizens Bank Park. (credit: Hunt Auctions)

Harry Kalas World Series Ring Among Items Up For Auction

Harry Kalas’ World Series ring will be up for auction on Thursday at Citizens Bank Park.


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Top 5 Catches From MLB’s First Week

Baseball season officially opened last week and already we’ve had a plethora of ridiculous defensive plays. Recency bias will always mean that we think these plays will be the best of the year, but we’ll more than likely forget them in a couple months.


NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 14: Lucas Duda #21 of the New York Mets slides safely in home plate against Carlos Ruiz #51 of the Philadelphia Phillies in the fifth inning during their game at Citi Field on April 14, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Phillies Lose Third Straight Game In 6-5 Loss To Mets

The Mets edged the Phillies 6-5 on Tuesday night.


PHILADELPHIA, PA - APRIL 06: Chase Utley #26 of the Philadelphia Phillies watches batting practice before the game against the Boston Red Sox during Opening Day at Citizens Bank Park on April 6, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Boyd: Phillies Fans Show Weak Spot With Utley‘s Free Pass

A look into why Chase Utley seems to get a free pass with Phillies fans.


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This Week In Baseball: Pace Of Play Rules Working Early

With the pageantry and tradition of Opening Day, America’s pastime is officially back.


NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 13:  David Wright #5 of the New York Mets signals that he is safe after he stole second base in the first inning as Chase Utley #26 of the Philadelphia Phillies defends during Opening Day on April 13,2015 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mets Earn Shutout Win Over Phillies, 2-0

The Phillies fell to the Mets 2-0 on Monday afternoon.


PHILADELPHIA, PA - APRIL 12: Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals is congratulated by teammate Clint Robinson #25 after hitting a home run during the first inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on April 12, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Phillies Drop Series Finale To Nationals, 4-3

The Phillies lost to the Nationals 4-3 in 10 innings on Sunday.


Jason Grilli #39 of the Atlanta Braves. (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

First Week Of The Season Always Means Change For Your MLB Fantasy Roster

Every year, it’s the same story: Fantasy baseball teams scramble in the first week to pick up that hot rookie or replace dud closer who has already gotten the hook from the manager.


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30 Players: Despaigne Hopes To Build On Rookie Year For Padres

So when you look at the roster right now, there aren’t many young, inexperienced players who have a chance to make a big impact on the Padres in 2015. One name that does come to mind, however, is pitcher Odrisamer Despaigne.


PHILADELPHIA, PA - APRIL 10: Cesar Hernandez #16 of the Philadelphia Phillies hits a two run pinch-hit single in the bottom of the seventh inning against the Washington Nationals on April 10, 2015 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Phillies defeated the Nationals 4-1. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Hernandez Has Go-Ahead Hit For Phillies In Win Over Nationals

Freddy Galvis had three hits and an RBI, and Cesar Hernandez had a go-ahead, two-run single in a wild four-run seventh, leading Philadelphia to a 4-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Friday night.