Ryan Pinheiro breaks down all of the offseason transactions, position by position, to get you caught up before your draft in 2012.
As we are entering the hottest point of the year, expect some bats to heat up. This is usually a time when pitchers begin to feel the effects of the long season and hitters start to see the ball better than ever, and we have outlined a few of them in this week’s hitting planner.
Don’t let these waiver wire gems be overlooked in your league. There are 5-tool outfielders, dominant starters, and even decent hitting catchers out there on waivers right now. Snatch ’em up while you can for the stretch run.
An interesting place to focus this week is in the outfield. Many players that are rarely owned have been seeing a lot of playing time lately and may continue to see more as managers evaluate their teams heading into the second half of the season.