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.
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.
Have Faith In Your Fantasy Baseball Roster Down The StretchWith just four weeks left in the season, it's going to be hard to tinker with your roster enough to make a difference. More likely than not, you'll end up chasing elusive stats and missing out on the bigger prize: your league championship.
Gausman Returns With 10-Start Winless StreakKevin Gausman returns from the minors and tries to help the Orioles even this three-game series against a Yankees team expected to make some lineup changes from their victory in the opener.
Chen Seeks Celebratory Birthday Win Vs. YankeesThe left-hander, Chen, who turns 30 on Tuesday, has allowed two runs or less in his last seven outings and has a 1.95 ERA during a string of five straight quality starts.
J.J. Hardy Could Return For Orioles Thursday Vs. YankeesBaltimore (12-13) could welcome shortstop J.J. Hardy for his season debut Thursday. Hardy has been out with a strained left shoulder and manager Buck Showalter said it's possible he could play in the series opener.
Norris Looks To Improve To 5-0 Versus YankeesBud Norris looks to become the third pitcher in 101 years to win his first five starts against the New York Yankees in this three-game series finale at Camden Yards.
Orioles Look To Get Back On Track Against Sabathia, YankeesSabathia looks to recover from some bad luck in his season opener and win for the first time in seven regular-season outings at Baltimore on Tuesday night.
CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 15 Starts And SitsWhen can you trust your struggling studs? Twelve starts into the season, Fantasy owners still have no idea what to make of Mike Minor. After he was sidelined with an injury to open the year, Minor just hasn’t been able to recapture his old form.
Top 5 Homegrown Active Pro AthletesInstead of debating whether Cal Ripken Jr. or Babe Ruth is the best Baltimore Athlete of All-Time, we decided to focus on active athletes from the area.
BLOG: At Least That One Was EasyOf course our Baltimore Orioles lost to the New York Yankees again last night. They have yet to beat them this season. At least this time there was no heartbreak.
Yankees Rout Orioles 13-2 For 2-Game SweepBy the time the Baltimore Orioles were ready for their first crack at CC Sabathia, they were already too far behind to make a game of it.