Posted on: July 10, 2011 10:28 pm
Edited on: July 28, 2011 1:03 pm

MLB Trade Challenge playoff format

This is the playoff format for the MLB Trade Challenge. I need everyone to get in their rosters ASAP. I plan to put up buyer's games on Wednesday, and seller's games on Thursday.


1st round                                                      

Cleveland Indians                                            
Vs.                      Winner: Atlanta Braves         
Atlanta Braves 

New York Yankees
Vs.                        Winner: New York Yankees
Milwaukee Brewers 

Tampa Bay Rays
Vs.                        Winner: Cincinnati Reds
Cincinnati Reds 

Boston Red Sox 
Vs.                      Winner: Boston Red Sox
St. Louis Cardinals 

Detroit Tigers
Vs.                       Winner: Detroit Tigers
Colorado Rockies 

Kansas City Royals
Vs.                            Winner: San Francisco Giants
San Francisco Giants 

Chicago White Sox
Vs.                        Winner: None
Minnesota Twins

Los Angeles Angles
Vs.                       Winner: Texas Rangers
Texas Rangers 

2nd round:

Atlanta Braves
vs.                     Winner: Boston Red Sox
Boston Red Sox

Detroit Tigers
vs.                     Winner: Texas Rangers
Texas Rangers

San Francisco Giants
vs.                           Winner: New York Yankees
New York Yankees

BYE: Cincinnati Reds

3rd round:

Boston Red Sox
Cincinnati Reds

Texas Raners
New York Yankees


1st round

Toronto Blue Jays
Vs.                           Winner: Toronto Blue Jays
New York Mets 

Baltimore Orioles
Vs.                      Winner: Florida Marlins
Florida Marlins 

Oakland A’s
Philadelphia Phillies   (Sorry for the confusion here, just Phillies are disqualified)

Seattle Mariners
Pittsburgh Pirates (Both teams are disqualified)

Chicago Cubs
Vs.                                 Winner: Chicago Cubs
Arizona Diamondbacks

Los Angeles Dodgers
Vs.                               Winner: Los Angeles Dodgers
Washington Nationals 

San Diego Padres
Houston Astros (Both teams are disqualified)

2nd Round:

Toronto Blue Jays
Oakland A's

Florida Marlins
Chicago Cubs

Los Angeles Dodgers

Category: Fantasy Baseball
Posted on: July 1, 2011 11:19 am
Edited on: July 12, 2011 10:50 am

MLB Trade Challenge Approved Trades

Here is where all the trades that are approved will get posted.  

Atlanta Braves Receive:
  1. Michael Morse, 1B/OF,

Washington Nationals Receive:
  1. Matt Lipska, SS (#7 prospect)
  2. Todd Cunningham (#13 prospect)
  3. Brett Oberholtzer (#21 prospect)

San Francisco Giants Receive:

Ryan Howard, 1B
Cole Hammels, SP

Philadelphia Phillies Receive:
Madison Bumgarner, SP
Tommy Joseph(prospect)
Brandon Crawford(prospect)
Francisco Peguero(prospect)

Cardinals receive:
Ryan Dempster
Robinson Lopez(#8 prospect for the Cubs)

Cubs receive:
Tyrell Jenkins(#2 prospect for the Cardinals)
Lance Lynn(#11 prospect for the Cardinals)

Royals Get: Jose Bautista
                       Henderson Alvarez

Jays Get: Will Myers
                   Michael Mongomery
                   Jeremy Jeffress
                   Jeff Franoceur 

 Atlanta Braves Receive:

Florida Marlins Receive:
  • 3. Aroldys Vizcaino
  • 8) Carlos Perez, LHP, Grade B: Great power sinker, but small sample size and some command issues mean I won't go higher than this without more data.
  • 10. J.J. Hoover, rhp
White Sox get:
Derrek Lee
Jeremy Guthrie 
Kevin Gregg 

O's get:
Alexei Ramirez
Chris Sale
White Sox receive:
Alfonso Soriano
James Russell 

Cubs receive:
Brent Lillibridge
Jared Mitchell
Trayce Thompson

Pittsburgh Pirates receive:
prospects Ronald Torreyes and Ismael Guillon.

Cincinnati Reds receive:
James McDonald and Matt Diaz 
White Sox Receive:
Nate McClouth
Derek Lowe

Atlanta Braves Receive:
Alex Rios
Trayce Thompson #6 prospect
Addisson Reed #10 Prospect. 
ArizonaDiamondbacks receive:
Hak-Ju Lee
Chris Archer
Josh Sale

Tampa Bay Rays receive:
Stephen Drew
Ryan Wheeler

Florida Marlins receive:
Adam Wilk

Detroit Tigers receive:
Javier Vasquez 
Yankees get:

Mike Adams
Heath Bell


Padres get:

Jesus Montero #1 prospect
Brandon Laird #14 prospect
Adam Warren #10 prospect
Brett Gardner
Reds receive:
Hanley Ramirez

Marlins receive:
Yonder Alonso
Zach Cozart
Billy Hamilton
Kyle Lotzkar

Mets receive:
(#1 prospect of Cardinals) Shelby Miller
(#2 prospect of Cardinals) Zack Cox
(#3 prospect of Cardinals) Carlos Martinez
(#6 prospect of Cardinals) Eduardo Sanchez

Cardinals receive:
Jose Reyes

Pittsburgh Pirates receive:
Reggie Golden(prospect)

Chicago Cubs receive:
Jeff Karstens

Yankees get:
Justin Upton

Diamondbacks get:

Eduardo Nunez

Dillen Betances
Manny Banuelos

Mets receive:
Paul Janish
Donnie Joseph
Ryan LaMarre

Reds receive:
Johnathan Niese

Rays receive:
Ryan Ludwick

Padres receive:
Jake Thompson
Tim Beckham 
White Sox receive:
Wade Davis

Rays receive:
Philip Humber
Will Ohman
Nationals trade Tyler Clippard

Twins trade Billy Bullock and David Bromberg

The San Diego Padres trade Mat Latos & Chase Headley to the Minnesota Twins for Danny Valencia, Aaron Hicks, Oswaldo Arcia, Tom Stuifbergen & Adrian Salcedo

Royals Get: Roy Halladay

Phils Get: Mike Mosutakas
              Danny Duffy
              Chris Dwyer

Rangers trade Robbie Ross and Mike Olt to the Orioles for Chris Tillman and Nick Markakis
The Detroit Tigers trade Brayan Villareal to the New York Mets for Jason Bay

Reds receive Chad Gaudin and Ryan Mattheus

Nats receive Todd Frazier(#7), Brad Boxberger(#12) and Jonathan Correa (#18) 
Royals Get: Danny Espinosa

Nats Get: Johnny Giavotella
                   Jake Odorizzi

Rays receive:
Josh Johnson

Marlins receive:
Matt Moore
Alex Cobb
Enny Romero

Chicago Cubs receive:
Ricky Romero


Toronto Blue Jays receive:
Chris Carpenter
Trayce Thompson

Ben Wells

Yankees trade Angelo Gumbs to the Orioles for Mike Gonzalez.

 Mets get
Juan Francisco
Yorman Rodriguez
Devin Mesoraco

Reds get
Francisco Rodriguez 

Giants trade Gary Brown to the Pirates for Neil Walker 
Marlins Get: Christian Colon
                  Brett Eibner
                  Louis Coleman

Royals Get: Ricky Nolasco
Mets Get:
Neil Ramirez SP
Engel Beltre OF
Micheal Young DH
Julio Borbon OF

Rangers Get:
David Wright 3B
Dillion Gee SP
Reds receive:
Wandy Rodriguez

Astros receive:
David Sappelt
Neftali Soto
Philippe Valiquette 
Yankees receive
Jason Marquis

Nats receive
David Phelps
Jeff Marquez
Yankees get:
Carlos Quentin
Mark Buehrle

White Sox get:
Freddy Garcia
Bartolo Colon
Nick Swisher

Blue Jays get:
Randal Grichuk
Fabio Martinez

Angels get:
Adam Lind 

Rays receive:
Alexi Casilla
Alex Burnet

Twins receive:
Ben Zobrist
JP Howell

Rays receive:
Eli Whiteside 
Guillermo Mota
Miguel Tejada  

Giants receive:
Elliot Johnson 
John Jaso 
prospect Kyle Lobstein
Matt Kemp CF
James Loney 1B
Chad Billingsley SP   

Dodgers RECEIVE:
John Lamb LHP
Eric Hosmer 1B
Aaron Crow RP
Patrick Keating RP
Salvador Perez C
Cheslor Cuthbert 3B
D'Backs Get: Jose Iglesias
                         Josh Reddick

Red Sox Get: Ian Kennedy 

Red Sox get:
Yunel Escobar SS

Blue Jays get:
Xander Bogaerts SS
Kyle Lavarnway C/DH
Miles Head SP

Detroit Tigers receive:
David Ortiz, Ryan Kalish #1 prospect OF, Anthony Ranaudo #2 prospect SP Kevin Youkillis 

Boston Red Sox receive: 
Miguel Cabrera, Chance Ruffin
Royals Get: R.A. Dickey

Mets Get: Clint Robinson 

Giants trade Brandon Belt and Jorge Bucardo to the Dodgers for Andre Ethier 
Category: MLB
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