The Pressure Of Trying To Beat’s ‘Beat The Streak’

We caught up with this year’s longest streak holder in’s Beat The Streak game.


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This Week In Baseball: MLB Got New Derby Rules Right

The new Home Run Derby rules provided for an entertaining show, it shows innovative thinking the sport hasn’t been used to.


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10 Unforgettable MLB All-Star Moments

Whether good or bad, these All-Star Game moments were certainly memorable.


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Fantasy Baseball All-Star Edition: Which Players Do You Actually Want On Your Team?

Just because someone is an All-Star in the eyes of Major League Baseball doesn’t mean you need or want them on your fantasy baseball roster. In fact, it’s mostly irrelevant to smart fantasy owners. By looking the hitters and pitchers in line for the big honor this week, you can find assets you have that other clueless owners might want in a trade. Think about how to exploit that weakness in your fantasy baseball league this weekend.


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6 Changes I’d Like To See For MLB All-Star Week

The HR Derby changes were a good start, but more can be done to increase excitement.



Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: July 6th-July 10th

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.


LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 09:  Zack Greinke #21 of the Los Angeles Dodgers throws a pitch against the Philadelphia Phillies at Dodger Stadium on July 9, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Phillies Get Shutout For Second Straight Night In Loss To Dodgers

The Dodgers defeated the Phillies 6-0 on Thursday night.


PHILADELPHIA, PA - JUNE 28: Starting pitcher Severino Gonzalez #52 of the Philadelphia Phillies throws a pitch in the second inning during game two of a doubleheader against the Washington Nationals at Citizens Bank Park on June 28, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Phils Look For Split In LA Behind Severino Gonzalez

Severino Gonzalez takes the mound Thursday as the Phillies try to split with the Dodgers.


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Clayton Kershaw Dominates In 5-0 Win Over Phillies

The Phillies were shutout by Clayton Kershaw, 5-0 on Wednesday night.


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This Week In Baseball: Midseason Awards

We’ve reached the midway point of the season, time to look at the awards races.


LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 07:  Jeff Francoeur #3 of the Philadelphia Phillies celebrates in the dugout after hitting a solo home run in the seventh inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on July 7, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Phillies Bounce Back With 7-2 Win Over Dodgers

The Phillies defeated the Dodgers 7-2 on Tuesday night.


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5 Non-Baseball Players Who Would Crush The Home Run Derby

It is a question often asked; how would a player in a particular sport fair if he/she played in another sport? With the annual MLB Home Run Derby next week, here are some non-baseball players who would be fun to watch in the competition.


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Phillies Beat Braves 4-0 In 10th To Stop 6-Game Skid

Ryan Howard hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly with the bases loaded in the 10th inning, and Philadelphia beat the Atlanta Braves 4-0 Sunday to stop a six-game losing streak.


ATLANTA, GA - JULY 4: Andrelton Simmons #19 of the Atlanta Braves turns a first inning double play against Cesar Hernandez #16 of the Philadelphia Phillies at Turner Field on July 4, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Struggling Phillies Fall To Braves 9-5 On Independence Day

The Phillies, who have the majors’ worst record, have lost six straight and nine of 10.


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Now Is The Time To Trade Overachievers For Underachievers In Fantasy Baseball

Most 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.