League Rules Summary

2018 Major League Fantasy Baseball3

General

  • League Name: Major League Fantasy Baseball3
  • Duplicate Player Allowance: Not Used
  • Scoring System: Head-to-Head - Points-Based
  • Maximum # of teams: 16
  • League Creator Username: CoreyDRoberts
  • Commissioner Team Name: Here to Keep it Honest

Schedule

  • Your league stats begin accumulating on: Thu Mar 29, 2018
  • Your league stats end accumulating on: Sun Sep 09, 2018
  • Merge first n periods of season: 2
  • Merge last two periods of season: No
  • Scoring Period Interval: Weekly
  • Scoring Period day to start: Monday
  • Use Playoffs: Yes

  • Playoffs
  • Playoffs will begin in this Scoring Period: 21 (Aug 27/18 - Sep 2/18) and last for 2 periods (rounds).
  • Playoff matchups entered manually: Yes

  • * To view the playoff bracket, go to the Standings screen and click on the Playoffs tab.

Player Pool

  • Player Pool: All teams
  • Players traded out of league's player pool continue to accumulate stats: Yes
  • Only include players associated with a MLB team in the player pool: No
  • Lock Player Pool: No

Rosters

Restrictions
  • Minimum Total Players: 21
  • Maximum Total Players: 26
  • Minimum Active Players: 21
  • Maximum Active Players: 21
  • Maximum Reserve Players: 5
  • Maximum Injury Reserve Players: 5
  • Maximum Minor League Players: Not Used
  • Prevent any transaction that would cause a roster to become illegal: Always
  • Allow suspended players to be moved to Injured Reserve: Yes
  • Allow players on a bye week to be moved to Injured Reserve: No
  • Injured Reserve players count toward roster limitation rules: No
  • Only players on the MLB Disabled List may be moved to the Injured Reserve slot: No
  • Injured Reserve Enforcement type: Lock Transactions
  • Number of Lineup Periods until Injured Reserve Enforcement takes effect: 2

Pos

Min Active

Max Active

Total Max

Min GP

Max GP

Catcher (C)

0

1

2

1st Base (1B)

0

1

3

2nd Base (2B)

0

1

3

3rd Base (3B)

0

1

3

Shortstop (SS)

0

1

3

Infield (INF)

0

1

2

Left Field (LF)

0

1

3

Center Field (CF)

0

1

3

Right Field (RF)

0

1

3

Outfield (OF)

0

1

2

Designated Hitter (DH Only) (DH)

0

0

2

Utility (Any Hitter) (UT)

0

1

Starting Pitcher (SP)

0

4

7

Relief Pitcher (RP)

0

5

7

Pitcher (P)

0

1

Position Eligibility
  • Games needed from previous season for a player to qualify at a hitting position : 20
  • Games needed from current season for a player to qualify at a hitting position: 10
  • Starts needed from previous season for a player to qualify as a starter : 8
  • Starts needed from current season for a player to qualify as a starter : 4
  • Relief appearances needed from previous season for a player to qualify as a reliever : 8
  • Relief appearances needed from current season for a player to qualify as a reliever: 4
  • Use Fantrax's default position(s) in addition to any position(s) a player qualifies for based on above criteria: No
  • Note: If a player does not qualify for any positions based on the above selections, he will qualify at the position(s) played most in the previous MLB season. If he did not play at all last season, then the default position(s) will be used.
Other Roster Preferences
  • Allow players to play at an ineligible position without making the roster illegal: No

Scoring

Scoring Group

Scoring Category

Points

Hitting

Caught Stealing (CS)

-2

Hitting

Doubles (2B)

2.5

Hitting

Errors (E)

-1

Hitting

Game Winning RBI (GWRBI)

1

Hitting

Grand Slams (Sl)

2

Hitting

Grounded Into Double Plays (GIDP)

-2

Hitting

Hit By Pitches (HBP)

1

Hitting

Hit For The Cycle (CYC)

5

Hitting

Home Runs (HR)

5

Hitting

Intentional Walks (IBB)

1

Hitting

Picked Off (PKO)

-1

Hitting

Runs Batted In (RBI)

1

Hitting

Runners in Scoring Position Left On Base with 2 Outs (RL2O)

-0.15

Hitting

Runners Left On Base (LOB)

-0.15

Hitting

Runs Scored (R)

1.5

Hitting

Sacrifice Flies (SF)

0.5

Hitting

Sacrifice Hits (SH)

0.5

Hitting

Singles (1B)

1.5

Hitting

Stolen Bases (SB)

2

Hitting

Strikeouts (SO)

-1

Hitting

Triples (3B)

3.5

Hitting

Walks (BB)

1

Pitching

Balks (BK)

-1

Pitching

Blown Saves (BS)

-2

Pitching

Complete Games (CG)

2

Pitching

Earned Runs Allowed (ER)

-0.5

Pitching

Errors (E)

-1

Pitching

Hit Batsmen (HB)

-1

Pitching

Hits Allowed (H)

-0.6

Pitching

Holds (HLD)

3.75

Pitching

Home Runs Allowed (HR)

-1

Pitching

Inherited Runners Stranded (IRS)

0.5

Pitching

Innings Pitched (IP)

1.3

Pitching

No Hitters (NH)

4

Pitching

Perfect Games (PG)

6

Pitching

Pickoffs (PKO)

1

Pitching

Quality Starts (QS)

7

Pitching

Relief Losses (RL)

-1

Pitching

Relief Wins (RW)

1.5

Pitching

Runs Allowed (R)

-0.5

Pitching

Saves (SV)

4.65

Pitching

Shutouts (SHO)

3

Pitching

Starter Losses (SL)

-2

Pitching

Starter Wins (SW)

3

Pitching

Stolen Bases Against (SBA)

-0.5

Pitching

Strikeouts Pitched (K)

1.5

Pitching

Walks Allowed (BB)

-0.7

Pitching

Wild Pitches (WP)

-0.5

Team Minimum and Maximum Requirements per Scoring Period

Scoring Category

Min

Max

Innings Pitched - Pitching

50

None

Games Started - Pitching

None

12

  • If a maximum has been met or exceeded: All hitters or pitchers, depending on the scoring category exceeded, will stop accumulating stats for the rest of the scoring period. If the max has not been met or exceeded at the beginning of a day, stats will accumulate throughout that entire day, even if the max is exceeded.<span style="color:#ff0000"> Note that ALL pitchers includes both SP and RP. For example, if a max is exceeded for Relief Appearances, stats will be lost for the season for Relief Pitchers (RP) as well as Starting Pitchers (SP).</span>
  • If a minimum has not been met by end of scoring period: All hitters or pitchers, depending on the scoring category whose minimum has not been met, will lose their entire stats for the scoring period.
Other Scoring Preferences
  • Score Flex positions by the players' actual positions: No
  • Count 0-0 scores as wins, losses or ties: Yes
  • Stat Correction Handling: Stats are frozen 7 days prior to every Monday at 4:00 am. Any Official Scoring changes which come in after this time will not be reflected in your leagues stats/scores/standings.

Transactions

Lineups
  • Lineup Change System: Owners enter lineup changes
  • Lineup changes are executed: Daily
  • Lineup Changes are locked 0:01 (hours:minutes) Set amount of time before each player's scheduled game start time of the day
Trades
  • Trade System: Owners propose their own trades
  • Trading Period: All Year
  • Maximum Trades per Team: 8
  • Trade Deadline Date: Thu Jul 19, 2018 11:59 PM EDT
  • Trade Voting System: Commissioner
Claims/Drops
  • Claim/Drop Privileges: Owners perform their own claims & drops
  • Max # of claims per season: Unlimited
  • Max # of claims per week: 5 ( Free Agents: Unlimited , Waiver Wire: Unlimited ) starting every Monday
  • Use Waiver Wire process: Yes
  • Allow claims/drops before the draft: Yes
  • Can't drop list: Fantrax
  • Pending claims/drops are viewable by: One's own team
    Free Agents
  • Free Agent Claim System: Free for all (1st come 1st serve)
  • Waiver Wire
  • Rotate Waiver Wire Claim Order After Each Claim: Yes
  • Waiver Wire players are processed: After a selected # of Days
  • Waiver Wire claim processing time: 3:00 am
  • # of days players remain on waivers for: 2
  • Automatically put players on waivers: Never
  • Pending claims/drops are viewable by: One's own team

Draft

  • Draft Type: Live Online Standard
  • # of rounds: 26
  • Draft Date & Time: Wed Mar 21 2018, 9:00PM EDT
  • Time limit per pick: 50 seconds
  • All teams will have the same # of players as the # of rounds when the draft is over: No
  • Immediately pick for owners not present in draft room: Yes
  • Fill rosters legally when drafting: Yes
  • Draft order type: Manual - Snake/Serpentine
  • Draft order: The Cream of the Crop!!!, Swamp Donkeys, Kane is Able!, The Red Rockets, Peanut Monkeys, Ballers Brigade, Funky Buttlovin', Here to Keep it Honest, The Great Bambino, Low Limit, San Fratcisco 69ers, ONE WONG NO WITTS NO HERRERAS, New York Binge Drinking, The Balking Dead, Sterling Pirates, Uncle Charlie Hustle
  • Undrafted players go to the: Waiver Wire

Miscellaneous

Tie Breakers
Standings Tie Breakers

1. Head-to-head record vs. all teams tied with

2. Most fantasy points for entire season

3. Most wins in entire season

4. Best division record for entire season

Matchup Tie Breakers

None

Keeper League
  • Keepers are imported from a previous league by the Commissioner: No
  • Keeper league Type: Keeper
  • Maximum # of keepers per team: 4
Fees
  • League Entry: $100.00
  • Free Agent Claim: $1.00
  • Waiver Wire Claim: $1.00
  • Drop Player: $0.00
  • Activate Player: $0.00
  • Reserve Player: $0.00
  • Send Player to Injured Reserve: $0.00
  • Move Player from Injured Reserve: $0.00
  • Change Position of an Active Player: $0.00
  • Trade (flat): $10.00
  • Trade per Player Received: $0.00
  • Trade per Player Sent: $0.00
  • Illegal Roster (per period): $0.00
Prizes
  • This league does not use prizes (or they have not been configured yet)

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