AL/NL West Free Agent Signings & Trades That Will Have Huge Fantasy Impact!

Though it might have seemed the case, the 2016-17 offseason wasn’t only about big bucks for free-agent relievers and Seattle Mariners trades.

Still, of the more than $1.25 billion spent on free agents, more than one-quarter was invested in relief pitchers, $228 million on the three who finished among the ESPN Player Rater’s top 50 overall last season. Relievers were at a premium, and as a direct result of this winter’s transactions, 11 teams entered 2017 having made (or potentially made) a significant change to their closer positions.