Matt Snyder

CBS Sports Writer /

2017 Baseball Hall of Fame announcement results: CBS Sports staff predictions

Who is getting in this year? Here are our best guesses

Report: Edinson Volquez's brother stabbed to death in the Dominican Republic

This is the second immediate family member Volquez has lost in the past two years

The Angels are paying Josh Hamilton more than $26M to play for the Rangers

The Rangers re-signed Hamilton for the MLB minimum for this season on Tuesday

Newly retired A-Rod will host a reality TV show helping ex-athletes with money

The retired baseball star will play host on 'Back in the Game'

The 10 players I'd elect to the Baseball Hall of Fame and those who would miss the cut

I'm using all 10 names and some picks won't be liked by some people

Report: Orioles are in contact with Bautista and here's why it makes a lot of sense

Even if the fans don't like him yet, he'd make a great fit

Cubs benched Jorge Soler for lack of hustle several times in 2016

The now-Royals outfielder's hustle is being put under the microscope

Think you know what it takes to be an MLB leadoff hitter? Think again

The Cubs plan to use Kyle Schwarber -- yes, that Kyle Schwarber -- in the leadoff role next year

WATCH: This youth baseball coach has some opinions on winners vs. losers

He would like his players to make the opposing players cry!

Report: Tyson Ross agrees to deal with Rangers

The former All-Star coming off a lost season gets a one-year deal

The problem with using the Hall of Fame's 'character clause' to keep people out

Should Curt Schilling really lose votes for words?

MLB Hot Stove rumors: Angels 'considering making a run' at Matt Wieters

How concrete this rumor is remains to be seen

Mariners just keep trading, acquire Drew Smyly from Rays in 11th deal of offseason

Mallex Smith was dealt about an hour after becoming a Mariner

MLB Hot Stove rumors: Will Rangers choose Mark Trumbo over Mike Napoli?

Per a report, the Rangers have "checked in" on free agent Trumbo

Matt Snyder has been a baseball writer with CBS Sports since 2011. A member of the BBWAA, he's now covered the last five World Series beginning with the epic 2011 Fall Classic. The former Indiana University baseball player now lives on the north side of Indianapolis with his wife, daughter and son.