Found August 09, 2013 on The Fantasy Fix:
Photo Credit: Keith Allison Avisail Garcia was recently traded from the Detroit Tigers to the Chicago Whitesox.  Alex Rios was just traded from Whitesox to the Texas Rangers.  Together, these two trades gave fantasy baseball owners a new commodity.  This is even more significant than usual because it is the middle of August.  Adding talent to your fantasy team can be a challenge this time of year.  In many leagues, trade deadlines have passed and most of the game’s top prospects are already on fantasy rosters.  So when a player like Avisail Garcia, who was considered a top five prospect in the Tigers’ farm system, gets called up to the majors, you have to take notice. During most of this season, Garcia beat up Triple-A pitching to the tune of a .950 OPS.  But he did have some struggles when at the big league level.  Still, 88 MLB plate appearances this year shouldn’t drastically change your opinion.  And neither should Garcia’s successful MLB stint of 51 plate appearances in 2012.  ...
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