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Johnny Cueto swap shows fantasy impact of trade deadline

Here’s an excerpt from Steve’s column in this week’s USA TODAY Sports Weekly.

Crunch time has officially arrived in fantasy baseball.

The July 31 non-waiver trade deadline is the last major opportunity for fantasy owners to improve their teams for free. 702 more words


Scott Kazmir gets a boost in fantasy value with trade to Houston

The first trade of what we’ll call “deadline season” has been made — with the Houston Astros strengthening their starting rotation by the addition of left-hander Scott Kazmir from the Oakland A’s. 320 more words


Fantasy Baseball Midseason Awards

The All-Star Break is here, so it’s time to recap the first half of the fantasy baseball season by handing out some midseason awards. Read here

Fantasy Baseball

2015 Mid-Season Awards

As we reach the All-Star break, the season has surpassed its halfway point, and we have a pretty good idea of how the league and teams stand. 961 more words

Baseball Rants


In case you’ve caught women’s World Cup fever, or perhaps have been spending much of your free time researching where all of the big NBA and NHL free agents are looking to sign, you may have missed the great story of the team in first place in the American League West.   505 more words

Fantasy sizzlers and fizzlers: Tyson Ross an ace again

A talented West Coast pitcher is living up to his skills. Meanwhile, Giancarlo Stanton’s injury wasn’t the only crushing blow to fantasy players’ chances at a title. 386 more words