Important dates for Yahoo Fantasy Baseball
Keep track of this year's important dates in Yahoo Fantasy Baseball. The Fantasy Baseball season follows the same schedule as the 2018 Major League Baseball regular season.
The 2018 season runs from March 29, 2018 though Septmeber 30, 2018.
Team and league registration is open from February 15, 2018 until July 8, 2018.
- First day for live drafts - February 19, 2018
- Last day for live drafts - June 24, 2018
- Last day for all other drafts - June 24, 2018
For your league to score for the entire MLB season, your draft must by complete by a specific day, based on your roster change format.
|Roster change format||Draft deadline|
|Daily - today||March 30, 2018 - complete your league's draft before the first game of the season begins.|
|Daily - tomorrow||March 29, 2018 at 11:59:59pm PDT|
|Weekly||March 29, 2018 at 11:59:59pm PDT|
If your league's draft happens after the deadline, your season will be begin scoring during the next game, based on your league type.
|League type||Post-deadline season start dates|
|Head-to-Head||Scoring begins the following Fantasy week|
|Rotisserie or Points||Scoring begins the day after your draft is completed|
All Head-to-Head Leagues use a multi-week playoff at the end of the season.
- Public and Pro Leagues - Use a 6 team playoff format during weeks 23, 24, and 25.
- Private Leagues – Commissioners choose from several formats and timeframes. Check out your league settings for specifics.
- The trade deadline for all 2018 Pro and Public Leagues is August 12, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. PT
- Private Leagues may have a different deadline based on league configuration.
- Your commissioner will set this deadline.
- Check out your league settings for your specific deadlines.