What are the thinnest positions in fantasy baseball? Catcher? The infield positions of second base, shortstop and third base? All of the above? Yes, depth is better in the outfield and first base positions, so when you think about which players to stash on your bench, think about the ones with multi-position eligibility. They may not be the most productive on a day-to-day basis, but they have the capability to be very valuable to your team’s chances of winning.
Two months into baseball season, and it’s time to assess what categories your fantasy team needs to improve—and win. On offense, you want to find players that can help your team batting average, for example, or move you up a few places in steals. For the pitching side, do you need more wins or saves? Figuring out now where the biggest gains are to be had in your league will make all the difference through the summer months.
This week’s episode features Jason A. Churchill and Steve Silver discussing the trade of Ben Zobrist to the Oakland Athletics and what that means for the American League West, plus what the Mariners can and should do if Dustin Ackley and/or Logan Morrison struggle to great extents the first half of the season.
The Seattle Mariners have found a cleanup hitter. The question is: is he any good?
The Seattle Mariners’ pursuit of offense and perhaps a few key ancillary pieces is likely to come from three distinct avenues; free agency, of course, in-house progress and trades.
The fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.
With the MLB trade deadline just two weeks away, it’s time to see who could potentially be on the move in late July.
The Seattle Mariners have 10 days to acquire help for the stretch drive without having to deal with the waiver wire in August.
Trade talks surrounding the Seattle Mariners are beginning to heat up as Major League Baseball’s trade deadline inches closer.
The trade season is nearing and the Seattle Mariners are likely to be buyers for the first time in years.