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**Brand New Contract Keeper League**Yahoo Points 12-16 Teams $50 Empire Rules

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Empire baseball is a brand new fantasy baseball league beginning this upcoming MLB season.


League Highlights:

  • Yahoo based

  • Points system scoring 

  • 12-16 owners 

  • Contract style keeper league 

  • $50 entry 

  • Online draft March 29th 8:30pm est

  • Prospect draft done separately 


League Format:

Empire Baseball uses contract years to extend players for multiple years. Each owner will have 50 years to give out to 25 roster spots.


League Positions: 

C, 1B, 2B, 3B, SS, CI, MI, OF, OF, OF, OF, Util, SP, SP, SP, RP, RP, RP, P, P, P. 


League Scoring:


  • Batters Stat Category    Value


    • Runs (R)                        1

    • Singles (1B)             0.5

    • Doubles (2B)            1

    • Triples (3B)                  2

    • Home Runs (HR)         4

    • Runs Batted In (RBI)  1

    • Stolen Bases (SB)          2

    • Caught Stealing (CS) -1

    • Walks (BB).                     .5

    • Hit By Pitch (HBP)     0.5

    • Strikeouts (K)        -.25

    • Errors (E)                      -1

    • Hitting Cycle (CYC)    5


  • Pitchers Stat Category            Value


    • Innings Pitched (IP)    .5

    • Wins (W)                              4

    • Losses (L)                            -1

    • Complete Games (CG)    2

    • Saves (SV)                     2

    • Hits (H)                          -.25

    • Earned Runs (ER)            -.5

    • Walks (BB)                          -.25

    • Hit Batters (HBP)              -.25

    • Strikeouts (K)              1

    • Holds (HLD)                2

    • No Hitters (NH)                5

    • Perfect Games (PG)    10

    • Quality Starts (QS)    4

    • Blown Saves (BSV)           -1


League Payout:

25% of the prize pool will go to the “Emperor Fund”. This fund will grow each year until an owner wins back to back years. That owner will win that pot along with the regular season payout.


League Communication:

Empire Baseball uses Slack as the primary form of communication. All owners are required to be active on slack. All rosters and transactions will be kept up to date on a Google sheet. 


Here are a few helpful links to help determine if this league is right for you:


Empire Baseball FAQ


Empire Baseball Rule Book


Empire Baseball Google Sheet


If anyone has questions or would like to join, post up a comment or send me a message.


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