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Once MLB Trade Deadline Dust Settles, Your Fantasy Roster May Need Some Tweaks

It happens every year: A solid productive player on your fantasy baseball roster gets traded to a team that just plans on using him as a backup. If you’re lucky, one of your backups is the benefit of such a trade, too. However, every fantasy owner needs to make adjustments after July 31 to make sure their rosters are still competitive and productive. If not, it’s a slow crawl to the end of September and sixth place in your league.

08/01/2015

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Tyler Clippard Ready to Chase Down Nationals: ‘They’re Beatable’

Tyler Clippard, the Mets’ newest reliever, says he looks forward to chasing down the Nationals: “They’re beatable.”

07/28/2015

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The New York Mets Just Traded for Tyler Clippard

The Mets acquire RHP Tyler Clippard from Oakland, making their race with the Nationals for the NL East all the more intense.

07/27/2015

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Mets ‘Making Progress’ Toward Acquiring Tyler Clippard, Per Report

The Mets are reportedly “making progress” toward a trade with Oakland for Tyler Clippard.

07/27/2015

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Nationals Talked to Oakland About Re-acquiring Tyler Clippard, Per Report

The Nationals have had talks with the Athletics about possibly re-acquiring reliever Tyler Clippard, per Ken Rosenthal.

06/19/2015

Tyler Clippard of the Oakland Athletics. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Report: Tyler Clippard Named Fill-in Closer in Oakland

Tyler Clippard has been named the Oakland Athletics’ closer, according to MLB.com’s Jane Lee.

03/27/2015

Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond's name has been heavily involved in trade rumors this offseason. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Ian Desmond ‘Penciled In’ as Nationals’ Opening Day Shortstop, Mike Rizzo says

Ian Desmond is “penciled in” on the Nationals’ Opening Day roster, says GM Mike Rizzo of the shortstop heavily attached to offseason trade rumors. Also, Rizzo’s remarks on the Clippard-Escobar trade.

01/15/2015

Drew Storen drops an Old School reference upon hearing news teammate Tyler Clippard was traded.

Drew Storen Drops ‘Old School’ Reference After Nationals Trade Tyler Clippard

With the news of teammate, friend, and former roommate Tyler Clippard being traded, Nationals closer Drew Storen called upon the movie “Old School” to capture the moment.

01/15/2015

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Nats Get INF Yunel Escobar From A’s for RHP Tyler Clippard

The Washington Nationals have acquired infielder Yunel Escobar from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for right-handed reliever Tyler Clippard, President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo announced Wednesday.

01/14/2015

Tyler Clippard #36 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the eighth inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Three of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on October 6, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Tyler Clippard’s Got Jokes: Announces Himself Nationals’ Game 5 Starter

With tensions heightening for Nationals fans in anticipation of Game 4 against the Giants, Tyler Clippard takes to the podium to announce himself as the Nationals’ Game 5 starter.

10/07/2014

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