- The next transaction/lineup deadline is extended through Friday morning at 7 AM to allow you more time with contracts.
- Contract extensions for 2017 and beyond are due Friday 7/29 by 7 AM EDT. See the extension page for information including rules or tips, or just go straight to the contract submission form.
15 Continues - Games 87-88 posted -
- Who are we waiting on? These teams have played the
fewest MLB games (through 7/21):
- 93 games - Bos, Mil
- 94 games - Bal, ChC, Cle, KC, NYM
- Subtract 5 from the MLB game # to determine how many BWB games can be scored
- Next score update expected Sunday night
- Around BWB
- Who are we waiting on? These teams have played the fewest MLB games (through 7/21):
Transactions posted. Week 17 deadline is
Friday, July 29 at 7 AM EDT
- This is the final week to sign contract extensions - so the deadline is extended to midnight instead of 7 PM
- All teams have been given their July cash distribution of 1 million Benchwarmer Bucks.
- A reminder of what's coming up of importance in the BWB
calendar - See
the season schedule for
- THIS WEEK - Week 16 - deadline Thursday 7/21 - your chance to rearrange your starting rotation without concern for number of days of rest between Weeks 15 & 16 - our "All Star Break"
- Week 17 - deadline Thursday 7/28 - final week to sign player contract extensions for 2017
- Week 20 - deadline Thursday 8/18 - trade deadline
- Week 14 Statistics and Players of the Week
- We're done for now with games in your division - the next 8 weeks of games are outside the division before we return to divisional matchups for the final 3 weeks of the season.
- There are no more salary rebates for player releases during the 2016 season
- Every 5 weeks we shift the deadlines to better match the MLB schedule (we play 6-game weeks, while MLB teams often have 7-game weeks). So for Weeks 16-20, our deadlines for lineups and transactions are now on THURSDAY.
Did You Know? BWB is now listed on John Skilton's Baseball Links