As the 2016 season has forged on, fantasy owners have been treated to resurgent campaigns from seasoned veterans and upstart performances from newcomers.
The New York Yankees have agreed to trade flame-throwing closer Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs in exchange for four players.
The idea of reducing the length of the MLB season seems to gain traction within some circles every few years. The MLB Players’ Association wants to reduce the season from 162 games to 154 games with concern for the collective health of its members a topic of the utmost importance (at least for this particular discussion). The idea that fewer games means more days off which in turn means more rest and potentially fewer injuries...
Starting pitchers led the way with 11 Least Valuable Players at the position. First basemen and outfielders tied for second with five representatives apiece.
Take a look at three studs who have made owners look like geniuses during the first three-plus months of the season. On the other hand are three high-draft-pick players who haven’t given owners a substantial return on their investment.
New York Mets’ starting pitcher Matt Harvey will reportedly undergo season-ending surgery on his right shoulder to address thoracic outlet syndrome, according to ESPN’s Adam Rubin.