If Your Fantasy Baseball League Has A Trade Deadline, Act Fast To Make A MoveThere's still enough time left in the season to make a trade right now and have it work well for you down the stretch. Study those last-place teams with owners you know well and make them an offer they cannot refuse.
No-Name Players Are Sometimes Better Than Established Veterans In Fantasy BaseballWe are two weeks into the 2016 Major League Baseball season, and already there are veteran positions players struggling to hit their weight. There also are experienced pitchers that can't find the strike zone at all. What do you do with these guys on your fantasy roster? It depends on the player and the situation, but in most leagues, there are always better alternatives on the waiver wire. The tough part is to decide if the short-term move will be better than long-term patience.
You Can't Win Your Fantasy Baseball League In June, But You Can Lose ItSummer is coming; the kids will be out of school soon if they aren't already. This is not the time to forget about your fantasy baseball team. Sure, life gets busy, but the minute you let a transaction period go by unattended is the minute you lose your league. Staying on top of your roster all the time is key to winning your league, even if it becomes a challenge to find the time to manage your team.
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Keidel: Are The New-Age Yankees A First Or Last-Place Club? The good news is that the Yankees are just 3 1/2 games out of first place. The troubling news is that they're just four games out of last.
Dodgers And Diamondbacks Coaches Get In Middle Of Brawl Take out the baseball cards, kids, it wasn't just Miguel Montero and Yasiel Puig mixing it up. Several coaches who dominated the game as players in the 1980s and '90s produced some of the fight's most memorable moments.
Keefe To The City: What Is Phil Hughes?After 126 games, 77 starts, 49 relief appearances and 472 innings in the majors, Neil Keefe still isn't sure what Phil Hughes is.
Sweeny: A Positive Pinstripe Debut For Yanks' PinedaMichael Pineda made a good first impression on Monday. In his first start of the spring, Pineda gave up a leadoff single and then retired six straight hitters, two of which via strikeout.
Coutinho: Don't Blame Sandy For The Exodus Of Jose ReyesRich Coutinho believes that Sandy Alderson did what best for the Mets' long-term plans by not giving into Jose Reyes' demands and looking to the future.
Hartnett: Red Sox Will Break Up ‘Dream Team’ By Ousting FranconaThe Red Sox's forthcoming decision to fire manager Terry Francona makes little sense given his involvement in the franchise's successes and managerial overall record. I can't imagine who could fill the shoes of one the game's best.
Mets Melt In The Desert; Make It 9 Losses In Last 12Ian Kennedy won his seventh straight start to become the National League's second 15-game winner and the Arizona Diamondbacks widened their newfound NL West lead with a 4-3 victory over the New York Mets on Friday night.