It happens every year: A solid productive player on your fantasy baseball roster gets traded to a team that just plans on using him as a backup. If you’re lucky, one of your backups is the benefit of such a trade, too. However, every fantasy owner needs to make adjustments after July 31 to make sure their rosters are still competitive and productive. If not, it’s a slow crawl to the end of September and sixth place in your league.
The Kansas City Royals are one of MLB’s thriftiest teams, while the San Francisco Giants are one of its highest-spending teams.
All four League Division Series are well underway now in the 2014 MLB Playoffs, and as usual, there are plenty of surprises.
Brayan Villarreal walked Marco Scutaro with the bases loaded and two outs in the bottom of the ninth, handing the San Francisco Giants a 3-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night.
It looks like the World Series will go the distance and seven games for the second straight year.
Tampa Bay pulls closer to Sox in wildcard race
Red Sox go on the offensive to rout Blue jays
John Lester pitched eight strong innings Saturday night and the Red
Sox used two big innings, homers from Adrian Gonzalez and Kevin
Youkilis, and three RBIs from Marco Scutaro to beat the Chicago
White Sox 10-2.