Braves Still Lead NL East 6½ games after 6-4 Loss To NatsAtlanta maintained a 6½-games lead in the NL East over second-place Philadelphia but has lost two straight following a season-best, six-game winning streak.
Gonzalez Ends Personal Drought At Braves Expense, Nationals Win 6-3Gio Gonzalez ended a personal skid that spanned more than two months — and helped give the Washington Nationals a four-game split with another National League East contender.
It's Time To Drop Those Injured Fantasy Baseball Players With Just Two Weeks Left In The SeasonYou've been waiting for an injured All-Star like Giancarlo Stanton to come back and help your team down the stretch, but with just two weeks left in the MLB season, it's clear Stanton can't help you. He's not the only one, either: The time has come to get some productive games from other players and cut loose the injured guys on your bench. Every little bit helps in fantasy baseball, after all, and you don't want to lose out by just a few RBI in the end.
When It Comes To Fantasy Baseball, Always Beware Wrist And Foot Injuries On Your RosterStrange as it may seem, not all injuries are created equal in sports. In baseball, any kind of hand/wrist injury can really impact a hitter's ability to turn on a fastball, and those players trying to come back from such injuries often struggle at the plate. Likewise, foot injuries are hard to overcome for hitters and pitchers, especially if it's to a plant foot that gives the player power to swing or throw the ball.