The Snag That Could Keep Chase Utley From Joining The GiantsGeneral Manager Bobby Evans confirms that the Giants have proposed a trade with the Phillies that would bring them six-time all-star second-baseman Chase Utley, but there are a couple of potential snags to the deal that could keep it from happening.
6 MLB Trade Targets Your Team Should Avoid You’re favorite team is just one key piece away from awkwardly hoisting that flagpole-laden World Series trophy, at least that's what any self-respecting fan should think. But who should they add leading up to the July 31st trade deadline? Everyone with a blog thinks they know who's on the move and where they will fit best, but successfully mixing up championship chemistry is tough, and that’s why General Managers make a ton of dough. What's easier to figure out is who's available that can't help you. Here are our picks for (allegedly available) players that you don't want your team to swap for leading up to the July 31st trade deadline.
Fantasy Baseball Preview: Sleepers And BustsCBS Local Sports breaks down potential sleepers and busts for your fantasy baseball draft.
Fantasy Baseball Preview: Second BaseCBS Local Sports breaks down the top players at second base for your fantasy baseball draft.
GameDay: A Pitch For The Giants 2nd HalfWith all due respect to Buster Posey, the Giants MVP of the first half is the National League Worst. By sheer virtue of the ineptitude of the rest of the teams, the Giants remain buyers, not sellers, in their quest to defend their World Championship.
Lincecum Sharp In Giants Win Over PhilliesTim Lincecum stayed sharp until getting hit in the right knee by Chase Utley’s bounding bat and the San Francisco Giants ended Philadelphia’s season-high nine-game winning streak, tagging Roy Oswalt and beating the Phillies 3-1 Sunday.