The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of Fantasy Baseball In SeptemberWith September roster expansion in Major League Baseball, it’s hard to keep track of which player is in the lineup on a day-to-day basis. Even if a team is in the hunt for a playoff spot, resting starters can hurt your fantasy baseball team. Every fantasy owner has to make sure the lineup is being maximized during these final weeks of the season.
Greinke Too Much As Astros Fall To DiamondbacksZack Greinke struck out 11 in 7 shutout innings
Astros Overcome Blown Lead, Down D-Backs On Springer's Walk-Off DingerLuke Gregerson blew a late lead for Houston, but George Springer saved him with an 11th inning homer. It gave Houston a fifth straight win, this one in walk-off fashion during yet another extra-inning game.
30 Players: Jake Lamb An Underrated Asset On Upstart DiamondbacksThe Diamondbacks look to be contenders this year and a big season from Lamb could help that impression.
30 Players: Tomas’ Time Will Come Sooner Than Later For D-backsThe influx of Cuban players in MLB has been much discussed, and after the wild success Jose Abreu had with the White Sox in 2014, teams will continue to scout and give big money to defectors. Yasmany Tomas is a perfect example, as the D-backs gave him a six-year, $68.5 million contract as a 24-year-old this offseason.
Hinch Named Astros Manager
National League Mid-Season Team MVPsSometimes a team's best players don't make the All-Star team. Here are the National League's mid-season team MVPs.
Astros Trade Harrell To D-Backs For CashThe Houston Astros have traded Lucas Harrell to the D-backs in exchange for cash considerations and a player to be named later. Harrell made the Astros starting rotation out of Spring Training but went 0-3 with a 9.39 ERA in three starts before being sent to Triple-A on April 16th.
Diamondbacks May Turn To Archie Bradley With Patrick Corbin OutInjuries mean opportunities. Diamondbacks' Archie Bradley could land a spot in the starting rotation.
Diamondbacks' Adam Eaton Has Everything Needed In Leadoff HitterAdam Eaton could evolve into one of the best top-of-the-order hitters in the league.