BABS Sweet-Talks Trades: Part 1, Batters

by Greg Fishwick

The MLB non-waiver trade deadline is two weeks away. The All-Star break is a traditional time to assess your team, and—just like a real-life GM—decide whether you’re a buyer or a seller.

If you are in a mono league and think you’re not a buyer, think again. Study the standings, the category weaknesses of the contenders, and their remaining FAAB. Can you out-bid the contenders, acquire a prized player who changes leagues via trade, and flip him to the contender who offers you the best . . .

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