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Fantasy Baseball Cut List: Top 5 Star Drops to Make for Week 22

Bleacherreport.com  -  For every fantasy owner, there comes a point in the season when a should-be stud just isn't cutting it—so it's time to cut him. That's what this is all about: Letting you know it's OK to let go.Difficult late-season drops can come in all shapes and sizes, from that third-rounder not living up to expectations to the injury-prone star who just can't get and stay healthy to a midseason pick-up 1 day 1 hour 25 minutes

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Whatever You Do, Don't Touch Adrian Beltre's Head!

Bleacherreport.com  -  Why are we here? Is man the product of chance or creation? Where do we go after we shuffle off this mortal coil?These are all important questions, but today our aim is to discuss a greater quandary in the pantheon of intellectual discourse: Why does Adrian Beltre freak out when you touch his head? For the uninitiated, over the last 15 years and longer, Beltre has exhibited a deeply entrenche 2 days

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Giants' Madison Bumgarner Joins Elite Company with Tuesday's One-Hit Shutout

Bleacherreport.com  -  Although San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner lost his bid for a perfect game in the eighth inning of Tuesday's contest against the Colorado Rockies, he was still able to complete a one-hit shutout, striking out 13 batters and walking none.Per ESPN Stats & Info, Bumgarner is just the fourth lefty in the last 50 years to throw a shutout in which he fanned 13 opposing hitters, wa 4 days

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Just How Good Can Cubs' Cuban Outfield Phenom Jorge Soler Be?

Bleacherreport.com  -  Amid yet another losing season, a streak that soon will run to five straight, the Chicago Cubs unveiled yet another new toy Wednesday night: top prospect Jorge Soler.A 22-year-old native of Cuba, Soler made his much-anticipated major league debut against the Cincinnati Reds and did so with some flair, homering in his very first plate appearance in the bigs."I'm real, real happy about it," Soler t 4 days

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Mike Napoli Smashes 451-Foot Home Run into 5th Deck vs. Blue Jays

Bleacherreport.com  -  Mike Napoli gave Boston Red Sox fans who were still up watching their team in the 11th inning a treat Tuesday.His three-run home run traveled an astounding 451 feet and put Boston ahead of the Toronto Blue Jays, 9-4. It proved to be a critical blast because the Blue Jays scored three runs of their own in the bottom of the 11th. ESPN Stats & Info noted that it was business as usual for Napoli 5 days

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Baltimore Orioles: An Early Free-Agency and Offseason Primer

Bleacherreport.com  -  As we come closer to entering the final month of the MLB regular season, it's never too early to brainstorm how the Baltimore Orioles will handle the free-agency period in regard to replacing a few players whose contracts will be up at the end of this season and adding players who could be huge assets to the club for the 2015 season.The Orioles will need to make preparations in order to determine 5 days

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Pat Neshek gets signed Babe Ruth ball after trading numbers with John Lackey

Sports.yahoo.com  -  Sports customs say that players can swap numbers upon arriving at a new team, but they don't always come cheap. Baltimore Orioles pitcher Kevin Gausman, for instance, recently got a Rolex for agreeing to give Ubaldo Jimenez No. 31 after Jimenez signed with the Orioles this season.Most of the time, jersey-number trade negotiations involve luxury items or big checks. But when John Lackey was traded 11 days

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Cubs grounds crew booed when it can't cover field with tarp at Wrigley

Sports.yahoo.com  -  After a quick rain storm apparently took them by surprise Tuesday night, the Wrigley Field grounds crew sadly and hilariously struggled for six or seven minutes to get a soaked tarp to fully cover the infield during the fifth inning. In true Chicago form, many in the crowd booed the grounds crew's feeble execution. "Pull, pull, pull!" others shouted.Only the Cubs grounds crew wouldn't know how to 12 days

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