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Pablo Sandoval Injures Hand, Could Miss a Month

Pablo Sandoval was on the verge of an MVP caliber of a fantasy season, but those hopes will come to a screeching halt for at least a month. Sandoval injured his hamate bone in his left [...]

Indians Add Johnny Damon | Fantasy Impact

The Cleveland Indians have been atrocious on the offensive side of the ball through their first six games. An eight run outburst on Friday against the Royals is encouraging, but there have been no signs of [...]

Should Tim Lincecum’s Early Season Woes Be a Cause for Concern?

Starting the year 0-1 and with a 12.91 ERA isn’t a line that you’d expect from a perennial CY Young candidate such as Tim Lincecum. But yes, that is Lincecum’s line through his first two starts [...]

Ryan Braun Wins Appeal; Will Not Be Suspended

In a long overdue announcement, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is reporting that Ryan Braun has won the appeal of his drug test, and has not been suspended for the first 50 games of [...]

Prince Fielder Signs With Detroit Tigers

Jon Heyman of CBS is reporting that the Detroit Tigers have signed Prince Fielder to a 9-year deal worth $214 Million. Fielder will play first base, while Miguel Cabrera will likely move to DH. Room for [...]

Albert Pujols Headed to Angels For $254 Million

According to Buster Olney via Twitter, former St. Louis Cardinals star first baseman Albert Pujols has agreed to a 10-year deal with the Anaheim Angels, worth an estimated $254 million. Per reports, Pujols’ new deal is [...]

Jose Reyes Signs With Marlins

The top non-first-baseman is off the market before the first day of Winter Meetings, as Jose Reyes has reportedly signed a six-year, $106 Million deal with the Miami Marlins. The Marlins, have now signed two of [...]

Casey McGehee Hits Three Homers in Brewers Win

Milwaukee Brewers Third Baseman Casey McGehee was the hero Wednesday afternoon, hitting three home runs and registering five RBI in an impressive 10-5 win over the St. Louis Cardinals. The win put Milwaukee 3.5 games ahead [...]

Alex Rodriguez Facing Suspension Over Gambling Allegations

According to a report from ThirdAge.com, New York Yankees star third baseman Alex Rodriguez could face a suspension for illegal gambling allegations. Per the report, Wallace Matthews of ESPN New York said, “”Major League Baseball is [...]

Shane Victorino to Have Thumb Examined

According to MLBlogs.com, Philadelphia Phillies Outfielder Shane Victorino will miss most of this week as he gets his right thumb examined by hand specialist Dr. Randall Culp in Philadelphia. Victorino reportedly jammed his thumb while going [...]