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 Miami Marlins traded right-handed reliever Sam Dyson to the Texas Rangers on Friday for catcher Tomas Telis and a minor league pitcher.
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The Texas Rangers have finalized a deal to acquire Phillies’ ace Cole Hamels in exchange for Matt Harrison and five minor league players.
Josh Hamilton’s sharp single with two outs in the ninth inning gave the Rangers a 7-6 victory on Thursday night and a split in the four-game series against the Yankees.
It’s deadline day which, in the past, has meant blockbuster deals. This week has already seen a couple of big-time trades, but let’s look at some of the best and worst ever.
Former outfielder Rusty Greer spoke Thursday morning about his old Rangers team, their future, and a new promotion involving a Maytag washing machine at Globe Life Park.
Colby Lewis helped the Rangers bounce back from a lopsided loss on Tuesday night, leading the team on the mound to a 5-2 victory over the Yankees on Wednesday.
After years of trade speculation, people familiar with the deal said that the Phillies have agreed to trade ace Cole Hamels to the Rangers for a package of prospects.
New York overcame an early deficit with 11 runs in the second inning, and got a 21-5 win on Tuesday night as the Rangers lost for the 12th time in their last 13 home games.
Alex Rodriguez had a 40th birthday bash against his former team, as the Rangers dropped the series opener against the Yankees by a score of 6-2 on Monday night.
Smoltz’s Hall of Fame speech illuminated a growing problem at the youth level of the sport.