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Fantasy flip: one team, two players, opposing values

Finding players with clear paths to touches and targets is the name of the game in fantasy. Sometimes a team’s pecking order, however, doesn’t guarantee volume. In this series, I highlight two players on the same team and explain why the lesser known option is the better overall choice. Welcome to fantasy

Baseball standings

Aug 17 (Gracenote) – Standings from the MLB on Wednesday AMERICAN LEAGUEEASTERN DIVISION W L PCT GB 1. Boston 69 51 .575 – 2. NY Yankees 64 55 .538 4 1/2 3. Tampa Bay 60 62 .492 10 4. Baltimore 59 62 .488 10 1/2 5. Toronto 58 62 .483 11 CENTRAL DIVISIO…

Puig’s double in 9th lifts Dodgers past White Sox 5-4

Yasiel Puig’s two-run double in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Chicago White Sox 5-4 on Wednesday night for their second comeback win in as many games. Puig sent a 3-2 pitch from Jake Petricka (1-1) into center field, scoring Logan Forsythe and Austin Barnes

Story homers twice in Rockies’ 17-2 win over Braves

Trevor Story had a feeling the Colorado Rockies were about to snap out of their offensive slump, and when they did, his bat led the way. Story had two homers and a career-high six RBIs, Jon Gray pitched six strong innings, and the Rockies beat the Atl…

MLB: Red Sox rally to beat Cardinals 5-4

BOSTON (AP) — Mookie Betts lined a two-run double off the left-field wall with two outs in the ninth inning, capping a three-run rally that lifted the Boston Red Sox over the St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 on Wednesday.