Closer Reports


Fantasy Baseball Closer Report: Week 21
By Andrew Seifter on August 19th

First, the good news -- there are fewer closer committees throughout MLB than there were even a week or two ago. Unless you're in a league that allows you to own an ...

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Fantasy Baseball Closer Report: Week 20
By Andrew Seifter on August 11th

If you thought closer situations would stabilize with the non-waiver trade deadline in the rearview mirror, you got a rude awakening this week. Fernando Rodney ended up getting dealt after all. Kelvin ...

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Fantasy Baseball Closer Report: Week 19
By Andrew Seifter on August 4th

The MLB trade deadline is always unpredictable, especially when it comes to closers, and this year was no exception. Most of the closers who changed teams did so well ahead of the ...

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Fantasy Baseball Closer Report: Week 18
By Andrew Seifter on July 28th

This column took last week off for the All-Star break, and boy has a lot changed in the last couple weeks! With the trade deadline just days away, we've already seen four ...

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Fantasy Baseball Closer Report: Week 16
By Andrew Seifter on July 15th

No position is more likely to be impacted by the July 31 trade deadline than relief pitcher. Current closers such as Jeurys Familia, Joakim Soria, Sergio Romo, Shane Greene, and Zach Britton ...

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Fantasy Baseball Closer Report: Week 15
By Andrew Seifter on July 7th

There aren't too many huge changes in the closer rankings this week, so I guess you could say closer chaos took a brief hiatus over the last seven days. But even in ...

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Fantasy Baseball Closer Report: Week 14
By Andrew Seifter on June 30th

Welcome to another week of the Closer Report! It's been relatively stable at the top of the rankings of late (knock on wood), but there has been all kinds of chaos in ...

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Fantasy Baseball Closer Report: Week 13
By Andrew Seifter on June 23rd

Last week, I attempted to do a reset at the closer position, with tiered rankings that would give you a sense of where we stand as we approach the season's midpoint. But ...

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