Cliff Lee

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5 Best/Worst MLB Trade Deadline Deals

It’s deadline day, which in the past has meant blockbuster deals. Let’s look at some of the best and worst.


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10 Players Who Could Get Traded At MLB Trade Deadline

With the MLB trade deadline just two weeks away, it’s time to see who could potentially be on the move in late July.


ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 18: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches in the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Six of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 18, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Starting Pitcher

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top starting pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.


Manager Bruce Bochy #15 of the San Francisco Giants takes the ball from pitcher Matt Cain taking him out of the game in the first inning against the New York Mets at AT&T Park on July 10, 2013 in San Francisco, California. Cain only pitched two thirds of an inning. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

GameDay: A Pitch For The Giants 2nd Half

With 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.


Matt Cain #18 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Pittsburgh Pirates at AT&T Park on April 13, 2012 in San Francisc. ( Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Matt Cain’s Amazing Performance

Matt Cain pitched nine two-hit innings in a classic pitchers duel with the Phillies’ Cliff Lee before the Giants won the game in the bottom of the 11th.



Rangers Pin Hopes On Lee To Extend World Series

ARLINGTON, Texas (CBS / AP) — The Texas Rangers are counting on Cliff Lee to keep the San Francisco Giants from celebrating a World Series championship deep in the heart of Texas. After Giants rookie […]



Texas Not Yet Considering Lee For Game 4

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington said he hadn’t had any conversations with Cliff Lee about the possibility of the ace left-hander pitching Game 4 on short rest. When asked about it […]


Tim Lincecum of the San Francisco Giants. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Steady Pitching By ‘The Freak’ Aids In Giants Win

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS / AP) — Tim Lincecum spent all of August trying to figure things out. Come Game 1 of the World Series, it took the Giants ace only a couple of innings to […]

CBS San Francisco–10/27/2010

Cody Ross #13 of the San Francisco Giants hits an RBI single against in the fifth inning against the Texas Rangers in Game One of the 2010 World Series at AT&T Park on October 27, 2010. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Giants Hand Lee His First Ever Post-Season Loss

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS / AP) — Cliff Lee went from getting “The Claw” to an early hook. Suddenly, he looked nothing like the dominant October ace he had been the past two seasons. Lee lost […]

CBS San Francisco–10/27/2010

Cody Ross #13 of the San Francisco Giants hits a homerun against the Philadelphia Phillies in the third inning of Game One of the NLCS during the 2010 MLB Playoffs at Citizens Bank Park on October 16, 2010. (Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Ross, Giants Get Ready For Lee In World Series Opener

The Giants can study the scouting reports and videotape all they want, trying to find the secret to getting a hit against Cliff Lee. Or, they can just ask Cody Ross.

CBS San Francisco–10/26/2010