Fantasy Baseball
Joe Posnanski's Brilliant Reader
Snake Draft
Apr 4, 8:45 PM ET
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League Rules
Basic Settings
League NameJoe Posnanski's Brilliant Reader
Number of Teams10
Scoring TypeHead to Head Each Category
Viewable to PublicYes
Catcher (C)1 (No Limit)
First Base (1B)1 (No Limit)
Second Base (2B)1 (No Limit)
Third Base (3B)1 (No Limit)
Shortstop (SS)1 (No Limit)
Middle Infielder (2B/SS)1
Corner Infielder (1B/3B)1
Left Field (LF)0 (No Limit)
Center Field (CF)0 (No Limit)
Right Field (RF)0 (No Limit)
Outfield (OF)5
Designated Hitter (DH)0 (No Limit)
Utility (UTIL)1
Pitcher (P)9
Starting Pitcher (SP)0 (No Limit)
Relief Pitcher (RP)0 (No Limit)
Bench (BE)3
Disabled List (DL)1
Batting Average (AVG) 
Home Runs (HR) 
Runs Scored (R) 
Runs Batted In (RBI) 
Stolen Bases (SB) 
Earned Run Average (ERA)* 
Strikeouts (K) 
Walks plus Hits Per Innings Pitched (WHIP)* 
Wins (W) 
Saves (SV) 
Observe ESPN's Undroppable Players ListYes
Player UniverseAll MLB
Lineup ChangesDaily - Lock Individually at Scheduled Gametime
Player Acquisition SystemWaivers
Season Acquisition LimitNo Limit
Matchup Acquisition Limit7 (for 7-day matchups)
Waiver Period1 Day
Waiver OrderMove to Last After Claim, Never Reset Order
Trade LimitNo Limit
Trade Deadline8/11, 12PM ET
Trade Review Period1 Day
Votes Required to Veto Trade4
Use Keepers for 2017 SeasonNo
Use Keepers for 2018 SeasonNo
Start of Regular SeasonWeek 1 (Start of Season)
Weeks per Matchup1
Regular Season Matchups21 (Playoffs start Week 22)
Category Tie BreakerNone
Playoff Teams4 (2 rounds)
Weeks per Playoff Matchup2 weeks per round
Playoff Seeding Tie BreakerHead to Head Record
Playoff Home Field AdvantageNone
Draft TypeSnake
Draft DateTuesday, April 4, 2017 at 8:45 PM ET
Seconds Per Pick90
Draft OrderRandomized One Hour Prior to Draft Time