It’s the final week of August and the last waiver period before Major League teams expand to 40 man rosters and many more options for your fantasy team down the stretch. If your league allows minor league pickups, now is the time to take a chance and grab young talent you believe will get called up. We’ll address those projections in this week’s edition of the Farm Report, but Waiver Flavor will remains business as usual with suggested pickups from current 25 man rosters.
The first two weeks of the MLB season has already brought about a great number of surprises. Aside from the injuries to Jacoby Ellsbury, Brian Wilson and Michael Pineda we’ve been disappointed by superstars such as Jose Bautista, Tim Lincecum and even Giancarlo Stanton doesn’t have a HR yet. So, let’s take a look at some players who are likely available on your leagues waiver wire and see who would be the best fit to help your struggling players.