BABS streakers since the All Star Break

by Pat Cloghessy

In many leagues, the trade deadline has come and gone. The waiver wire appears picked over. Aside from shallow setups, the ability to improve is limited. 

However, “improving” one’s fantasy team is not always a by-product of adding a piece via trade or FAAB. It can happen in an instant (or seemingly so), from within.

Look at Nelson Cruz (P+,AV), pictured. 

Yes, it may be an extreme, top of mind example, but hot streaks happen all the time. Cruz appeared, for a while, to be showing his age. On July 1, he . . .

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