Fresh New Faces Join Veterans In New Fantasy Baseball Roles Every AugustOnce the dust from the Major League Baseball trade deadline settles, it's easy for fantasy baseball team owners to find new players that improve the roster. Some of these accidental fantasy studs are fresh faces to the MLB circuit, while others are veterans making comebacks or players that have been on the bench biding their time. Regardless, the key is to find those players quickly and get them into your starting lineup fast enough to make a difference in the final weeks of the fantasy season.
Report: Phillies To Send Ken Giles To Astros For Four PlayersAccording to a report, the Phillies will send Ken Giles to the Astros for three young pitchers and an outfielder.
Vote: Should The Phillies Trade Ken Giles?The Astros are reportedly pursuing Phillies closer Ken Giles.
Report: Phillies Discussing Trades For Ken GilesAccording to a report, the Philadelphia Phillies have discussed trading Ken Giles to the Houston Astros.
Once MLB Trade Deadline Dust Settles, Your Fantasy Roster May Need Some TweaksIt 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.
Ken Giles: Doctor Said Back Tightness Is 'Nothing I Should Be Worried About'Phillies right-handed relief pitcher Ken Giles explained his back soreness is not serious.
Williams Beats A's For Third Time With Third TeamJerome Williams pitched the Phillies to a 3-0 victory at Oakland on Saturday, adding to his wins against the A's while with Houston and Texas earlier this year.
Kendrick, Byrd Lead Phils Past Marlins 2-1Marlon Byrd hit an RBI double leading Kyle Kendrick and the Phillies over the Miami Marlins 2-1 Saturday night.
Phillies Top Braves 7-0 With Combined No-HitterThe Phillies beat their rivals on Labor Day with the first combined no-hitter in team history.
Papelbon Records 100th Phillies Save In 4-3 WinThe Phillies defeated the Nationals 4-3.
94WIP Morning Show Winners And Weasels For August 1st, 2014The 94WIP Morning Show announced their winners and weasels of the week of August 1st, 2014.
Amaro Jr: "We're Still Kind Of In Evaluation Mode"Ruben Amaro Jr. continues to evaluate his club as the trade deadline nears.