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.
Zach McAllister should break 200 if he stays healthy this year, which will be a boon to the back end of the Tribe’s rotation.
Whether as a starter or a reliever, David Phelps will likely be an integral part of the Yankees.
Felger and Massarotti opened the day discussing the Boston Red Sox and the moves that have been made during the offseason. Does the signing of shortstop Stephen Drew mean the Sox could be looking to move Jose Iglesias?
Word from the winter meetings in Nashville is that Boston and free agent catcher/first baseman Mike Napoli have agreed on a three-year, $39-million deal. Gresh & Zo discussed the first big move of the offseason by the Red Sox. Did the Sox overpay for Mike Napoli?
The Boston Globe’s Peter Abraham joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich to discuss a rumored Red Sox trade involving Jon Lester and others as the winter meetings approach.
Red Sox GM Ben Cherington has his wish list for this offseason, which includes Cody Ross, Nick Swisher and Mike Napoli.
The Red Sox have had ongoing negotiations with free agent outfielder/first baseman Nick Swisher, according to a report.
David Ortiz hit a 2-run HR and Jonathan Papelbon labored through the ninth inning to earn his 200th save, leading the Boston Red Sox over the New York Yankees 6-4 Tuesday night.
According to MLB players, Red Sox closer Jonathan Papelbon is among the most overrated players in the game.