Jim Johnson

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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

Mat Latos #35 of the Miami Marlins pitches in the second inning of the game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on April 13, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Source: Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Latos, Marlins Lose Again To Surging Braves

Instead of waiting for home runs, the Braves are finding different ways to manufacture runs – and win games.

04/14/2015

Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins looks on in the second inning during Opening Day  against the Atlanta Braves at Marlins Park on April 6, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Braves’ Pitching Too Much For Marlins On Rainy Opening Day

The Miami Marlins couldn’t do much against the Atlanta Braves strong pitching unit on Monday.

04/07/2015

Giancarlo Stanton (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Gordon, Marlins Look For First Win After Rough Opener

The Miami Marlins’ season didn’t start the way they had hoped. It’s a good thing there are 161 more games to be played.

04/07/2015

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 28: Dan Otero #61 of the Oakland Athletics runs down Reed Johnson #5 of the Miami Marlins during the eleventh inning of the game at Marlins Park on June 28, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Athletics Beat Marlins 7-6 In 14 Innings

Josh Donaldson’s two-out RBI single scored the go-ahead run from second base in the 14th inning, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Miami Marlins 7-6 Saturday.

06/28/2014

ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 04: Craig Kimbrel #46 of the Atlanta Braves pitches in the ninth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Turner Field on October 4, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Relief Pitcher

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top relief pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/12/2014