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 2017 Major League Baseball regular season.
The 2017 season runs from April 2, 2017 though October 1, 2017.
Team and league registration is open from January 26, 2017 until July 9, 2017.
- First day for live draft - February 2, 2017
- Last day for live draft - June 25, 2017
- Last day for all other drafts - July 10, 2017
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||April 2, 2017 - complete your league's draft before the first game of the season begins.|
|Daily - tomorrow||April 1, 2017 at 11:59:59pm PDT|
|Weekly||April 1, 2017 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 2017 Pro and Public Leagues is August 13, 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.