Bruce Bochte sends OF Adam Jones of the Orioles to Blue Ballers for prospect Carlo Trufinel of the Mariners and Ballers 2nd round pick in the 2011 draft. Bochte drops Matt "don't call me Eric" Mangini to add Trufinel to his minors team.
Presented each year to the league champion- ours has a Natural Light can!
What the hell is this?
This is a damn complex league. I figured we needed a way to keep track of things in the off-season or to referr to in-season for things like minor league rosters, review of rules, or to have more discussions and trash talk.
Major League Rules
Kelly Leak (of Bad News Bears fame) League is a 7X7 AL only head-to-head keeper league that was started in 2005. It runs on Yahoo premium league. Dues have been $25 per team, though that is subject to change with league approval. The $25 goes to prizes for end of the year, ye ol Commish has been sporting the cost of the Premium League.
Teams consist of a 24-man roster at the major league level and a 6-man minor league roster.
Teams field 1 LF, 1 CF, 1 RF, 1 3B, 1 SS, 1 2B, 1 1B, 1C and 1 DH. Pitching staffs have to contain 4 SPs. The 11 remaining spots are determined at the discretion of the team’s owner. In addition, 3 DL spots may be used.