R.J. Anderson

CBS Sports Staff /

Mets activate David Wright and explain why he's 'unlikely' to see action until the weekend

The Mets don't want to disrespect the integrity of the playoff race

Joe Maddon says he hasn't read the domestic abuse allegations against Cubs' Addison Russell

Maddon sees no point in reading into abuse allegations against his player

Angels manager rumors: Mike Scioscia wants to continue managing, but a change seems more likely

Mike Scioscia is in the last year of his contract and Eric Chavez has emerged as a potential front-runner

Royals could set a franchise record for losses, but there were bright spots in their season

Adalberto Mondesi, Ryan O'Hearn, and Brad Keller are positives in a lost year

MLB wild-card standings, playoff picture, bracket update: Brewers, Cardinals, Rockies battling for final spots

The AL postseason field is basically set. Things are still a little wide open in the NL

MLB scores, highlights, live team updates, news: Rays' Blake Snell adds to Cy Young case, winning No. 21

Plus, the NL Central keeps winning, the Astros magic number is three and more

Didi Gregorius could be out for MLB playoffs; here's what Yankees would likely do in Wild Card Game

If Gregorius is unavailable, the Yankees would likely turn to Adeiny Hechavarria or Neil Walker

NL Wild Card Game: Examining Brewers' starting pitcher options for one-game playoff

Will Craig Counsell go with Gio Gonzalez, Zach Davies, or his bullpen?

Surprising Atlanta Braves clinch National League East crown for first time since 2013

The Braves will reach October a year earlier than expected

After firing Jeff Banister, here are 10 candidates the Rangers could consider for manager

From Sandy Alomar Jr. to Michael Young, we consider all the options

MLB scores, highlights, live team updates, news: Red Sox's Price can't solve Yankee Stadium

Keep it right here for all of Wednesday's MLB action

MLB scores, highlights, live team updates, news: Dodgers beat Rockies on walk-off homer

Keep it right here for all of Tuesday's MLB action

Trevor Story injury update: Rockies manager says slugger has no structural UCL damage and should return soon

Bud Black addressed the media on Tuesday following a report that Story could have UCL damage in his elbow

Indians become first team to clinch division crown, winning AL Central by blowing out Tigers

Cleveland will almost certainly play the AL West winner in the divisional series

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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