Nowadays, MLB front offices are only concerned about reaching the playoffs or setting their clubs up for success in 2015 and beyond. Fantasy baseball owners, on the other hand, only care about who’s available in Week 20 that will help them win.
So in keeping with the running column at Bleacher Report, another Monday brings with it another examination of the week’s intriguing options available on the waiver wire.
None of them are stars, of course. Those are long gone. Rather, the players we examine are widely available, but, for various reasons, should have very productive weeks.
As always, this list will be fresh, meaning that no one who was featured last week will be included. Here are the top 10 waiver-wire pickups for Week 20.