Latest Trade Deadline Rumors

Top Players on Trade Block

Fantasy Baseball: 8 Best Reliever Handcuffs

« Prev
1 of 10
Next »
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse the slideshow
Fantasy Baseball: 8 Best Reliever Handcuffs
Rob Carr/Getty Images

With spring training in full swing and the start of the 2013 season just weeks away, many fantasy leagues are holding their drafts in the upcoming days.  And with many leagues you're probably going to have to draft someone in middle relief. 

A popular strategy for middle relievers (and one that I'm going to try in several of my leagues this season) is "handcuffing," or drafting a closer and middle reliever from the same team to ensure that at least one of them will notch saves for you.

Here are eight pairs of relievers for your consideration, with a variety of options.

Note: If a player is listed as NR in the ESPN column, he has a reliever ranking above 45 and an overall ranking above 340, so his league-only rank will be listed.

Begin Slideshow »
Load More Stories

Follow B/R on Facebook

MLB

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.