Fantasy baseball players in the news

by KFFL Staff on December 28, 2010 @ 08:57:21 PDT



SS | Chin-Lung Hu | New York Mets | Transaction
The Los Angeles Dodgers traded SS Chin-Lung Hu to the New York Mets Monday, Dec. 27, in exchange for P Mike Antonini, according to's Adam Rubin.


OF | Eury Perez | Washington Nationals | Fantasy
Washington Nationals OF Eury Perez was named Dominican Winter League Rookie of the Year, according to's Bill Ladson. Perez went 40-for-116 (.345) with a league-best 21 stolen bases.

Starting Pitcher

SP | Chris Capuano | free agent | Free Agents
The Milwaukee Brewers have broken off talks to re-sign free-agent SP Chris Capuano, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Tom Haudricourt reports. "Chris wants to be a starting pitcher and we don't see a match at this time," Brewers general manager Doug Melvin said.

SP | Yunesky Maya | Washington Nationals | Fantasy
Washington Nationals SP Yunesky Maya was named Pitcher of the Year in the Dominican Winter League, according to's Bill Ladson. He went 4-2 with a 1.32 ERA in eight games for Leones del Escogido, striking out 42 in 41 innings.

SP | Brandon Webb | Texas Rangers | Fantasy
Updating a previous report, Texas Rangers SP Brandon Webb's one-year deal will be worth $3 million plus incentives, according to's Jayson Stark. The total value of the deal could be worth $8 to $10 million. Webb is reportedly healthy and is preparing "normally" for Spring Training.

SP | Ricky Nolasco | Florida Marlins | Injury, Fantasy
Florida Marlins SP Ricky Nolasco (knee) has been running and exercising without any setbacks this winter, according to The Associated Press. Nolasco missed the final month of last season after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery.

SP | Carl Pavano | free agent | Free Agents, Fantasy
Free-agent SP Carl Pavano (Twins) continues to hold out for a three-year deal in free agency, according to's Bailey Stephens. The Minnesota Twins, Texas Rangers, Washington Nationals and Seattle Mariners are the teams with interest. The Mariners would need to free up some money to make a signing possible.

Relief Pitcher

RP | Brandon Lyon | Houston Astros | Fantasy
The Houston Astros will enter spring training with RP Brandon Lyon as their closer and RP Wilton Lopez in the setup role, the Houston Chronicle's Joseph Duarte reports.

RP | Kevin Gregg | free agent | Free Agents
The Baltimore Orioles are in talks with free-agent RP Kevin Gregg (Blue Jays),'s Jon Heyman reports.

RP | Brian Sikorski | Japanese League | Transaction
The Seibu Lions of the Japanese League re-signed P Brian Sikorski and P Alex Graman, NPB Tracker's Patrick Newman reports.

RP | Octavio Dotel | free agent | Free Agents, Fantasy
The Toronto Blue Jays continued to "move closer" to signing free-agent RP Octavio Dotel (Rockies) to a deal that will be in the $3.5 million range, according to's Bailey Stephens.

RP | Takashi Saito | Milwaukee Brewers | Fantasy
Milwaukee Brewers RP Takashi Saito is expected to serve as a setup man to RP John Axford next season, according to The Associated Press.

RP | J.C. Romero | Philadelphia Phillies | Transaction
Updating a previous item, the Philadelphia Phillies re-signed RP J.C. Romero to a one-year deal pending a physical exam, according to's Todd Zolecki. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Facebook Twitter Google +

About KFFL Staff

KFFL, part of USA TODAY Sports, has been turning fantasy sports players into winners since 1996!

We are your one stop for all of your fantasy football, baseball, NASCAR, hockey and basketball needs all year long.

Don't miss these great reports....

What do you think? Sound off!

Recent KFFL releases