Fantasy Baseball Week 17 (7/30-8/5)
Fantasy Baseball Week 17 (7/30-8/5)
The trade deadline has forced the Milwaukee Brewers to send Zack Greinke to the Los Angeles Angels, the Pittsburgh Pirates to trade for Wandy Rodriguez, the Miami Marlins to send Hanley Ramirez to Hollywood and the Twins to deal Francisco Liriano to the Chicago White Sox. Will the Phillies give up on this season and part ways with Shane Victorino or Hunter Pence? Will the Rangers match the Angels and acquire a top notch pitcher? What do you want your team to do before the deadline passes? Let us know in the comment section!
Division Leaders Heading into All-Star Break
AL East - New York Yankees
AL West - Texas Rangers
AL Wildcard - Los Angeles Angels, Oakland Athletics
NL East - Washington Nationals
NL Central - Cincinnati Reds
NL West - San Francisco Giants
NL Wildcard - Pittsburgh Pirates, Atlanta Braves
Can't decide which utility player to use? Don't know which relief pitcher to leave in? Did your player recently get injured and now you don't know if you should hold onto him or use the waiver wire? If you have ANY roster questions, don't hesitate to leave a comment!
Teams Playing 7 Games This Week:
Schedule info courtesy of Baseball Monster
The Miami Marlins & Washington Nationals will play a double header on Friday August 3.
- The Atlanta Braves, Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds, Oakland Athletics and Washington Nationals play all 7 games at home this week.
- The Colorado Rockies, Kansas City Royals, Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Yankees play all 6 games at home this week.
- The Miami Marlins play all 8 games on the road this week
- The Los Angeles Angels, New York Mets and Toronto Blue Jays play all 7 games on the road this week.
- The Arizona Diamondbacks, Baltimore Orioles, Cleveland Indians, Houston Astros and Pittsburgh Pirates play all 6 games on the road this week.
Two Start Pitchers For a break down of each pitcher, check out Fantasy Alarm post
|Starting Pitcher||First Start/Opponent||Second Start/Opponent|
|Bailey, Homer SP CIN||vs. SD||vs. PIT|
|Beckett, Josh SP BOS||vs. DET||vs. MIN|
|Bedard, Erik SP PIT||@ CHC||@ CIN|
|Blackburn, Nick SP MIN||vs. CHW||@ BOS|
|Buchholz, Clay SP BOS||vs. DET||vs. MIN|
|Buehrle, Mark SP MIA||@ ATL||@ WAS|
|Bumgarner, Madison SP SF||vs. NYM||@ COL|
|Cahill, Trevor SP ARI||@ LAD||@ PHI|
|De Vries, Cole SP MIN||vs. CHW||@ BOS|
|Estrada, Marco SP MIL||vs. HOU||@ STL|
|Francis, Jeff SP COL||vs. STL||vs. SF|
|Garcia, Freddy SP NYY||vs. BAL||vs. SEA|
|Garza, Matt SP CHC||vs. PIT||@ LAD|
|Gonzalez, Miguel RP BAL||@ NYY||@ TB|
|Griffin, A.J. SP OAK||vs. TB||vs. TOR|
|Hanson, Tommy SP ATL||vs. MIA||vs. HOU|
|Harang, Aaron SP LAD||vs. ARI||vs. CHC|
|Harvey, Matt SP NYM||@ SF||@ SD|
|Hefner, Jeremy SP NYM||@ SF||@ SD|
|Hochevar, Luke SP KC||vs. CLE||vs. TEX|
|Holland, Derek SP TEX||vs. LAA||@ KC|
|Iwakuma, Hisashi SP SEA||vs. TOR||@ NYY|
|Laffey, Aaron RP TOR||@ SEA||@ OAK|
|Leake, Mike SP CIN||vs. SD||vs. PIT|
|Lee, Cliff SP PHI||@ WAS||vs. ARI|
|Lincecum, Tim SP SF||vs. NYM||@ COL|
|Lohse, Kyle SP STL||@ COL||vs. MIL|
|Lowe, Derek SP CLE||@ KC||@ DET|
|Marquis, Jason SP SD||@ CIN||vs. NYM|
|Milone, Tommy SP OAK||vs. TB||vs. TOR|
|Nolasco, Ricky SP MIA||@ ATL||@ WAS|
|Norris, Bud SP HOU||@ MIL||@ ATL|
|Oswalt, Roy SP TEX||vs. LAA||@ KC|
|Pomeranz, Drew SP COL||vs. STL||vs. SF|
|Price, David SP TB||@ OAK||vs. BAL|
|Quintana, Jose RP CHW||@ MIN||vs. LAA|
|Romero, Ricky SP TOR||@ SEA||@ OAK|
|Santana, Ervin SP LAA||@ TEX||@ CHW|
|Scherzer, Max SP DET||@ BOS||vs. CLE|
|Strasburg, Stephen SP WAS||vs. PHI||vs. MIA|
|Volquez, Edinson SP SD||@ CIN||vs. NYM|
|Weaver, Jered SP LAA||@ TEX||@ CHW|
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