R.J. Anderson

CBS Sports Staff /

Braves' Brian Snitker, Athletics' Bob Melvin win 2018 Manager of the Year honors

Both skippers led surprising runs to the postseason

MLB Free Agent Tracker: Latest Hot Stove signings, best players available for 2019

Here's how you can keep tabs on the top 50 free agents on the market

MLB hot stove: Realmuto, Goldschmidt and Greinke among baseball's top trade candidates this winter

These names stand out as we survey the trade market at each position

2019 MLB Rookie of the Year: Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Eloy Jimenez and other candidates who could make first-year splash

Surveying the favorites and dark horses for the 2019 Rookie of the Year Awards

MLB awards 2018: MVP runner-up status ties Mike Trout to Albert Pujols and Barry Bonds

Mike Trout isn't the first all-time great to be snubbed in award races

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Looking back at the players that were the least likeliest to win an MVP award since 1998

MLB hot stove: Padres reportedly covet one of the game's top third basemen

It's unclear if the Reds deem Eugenio Suarez available

Longtime Cubs starter Carlos Zambrano is pitching again and wants to return to the majors

Zambrano's chances of pitching in the majors are slim

Fan wins $100,000 lottery prize using Red Sox jersey numbers

Jim Aylward Jr. is a richer man thanks to his Red Sox fandom

2018 Silver Slugger awards: J.D. Martinez becomes first player to win two awards in one season

The award goes to the best hitter at each position in each league, as determined by MLB coaches and managers

Could Tim Tebow make the Mets' opening day roster? New GM won't rule out the possibility

Tebow spent last season in Double-A and could start 2019 in Triple-A

MLB free agency: White Sox reportedly have interest in both Bryce Harper and Manny Machado

The White Sox have not historically been a big spender

Marlins continue makeover under Derek Jeter, hint at new logo after removing home run sculpture from outfield

The Marlins are determined to look different in the Derek Jeter era

MLB hot stove: Keuchel, Grandal, Kimbrel and Cruz among baseball's most polarizing free agents

We examine five of the most polarizing free agents on the market

R.J. Anderson joined CBS Sports in 2016. He previously wrote for Baseball Prospectus, where he contributed to five of the New York Times bestselling annuals. His work has also appeared in Newsweek and Baseball America, as well as on ESPN.com and Wired.com.

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