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 Boston Red Sox dealt struggling relief pitcher Edward Mujica to the Oakland Athletics for a player to be named later or cash.
Koji Uehara will not be closing games for the Boston Red Sox for the near future, but the team hopes to have him back pitching the ninth inning by the end of the season.
Mike Napoli hit a two-run homer and drove in three runs to help the Boston Red Sox wrap up their first winning road trip of more than three games this season with a 5-4 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday.
The Felger and Massarotti Show from Thursday, June 5.
“Game Of Jones” on The Adam Jones Show
The Red Sox’ post-championship offseason has its first free-agent signing, as the team has reportedly agreed to terms with reliever Edward Mujica.