Over the last 30 years, the fantasy sports industry has grown by leaps and bounds creating a myriad of new ways to play fantasy baseball.  However, the tried and true tradition of a standard league format with a draft and season-long management is arguably still the most intricate and competitive.  The thought of starting your own league can seem like a burdensome task, and in many respects that is true.  However, you could be on the brink of creating something special that could launch a new tradition unifying friends, family, colleagues, acquaintances and perfect strangers for years to come.

Becoming the commissioner of a league carries many duties and responsibilities, so you should be well aware of what you are getting yourself into.  Are you truly prepared to handle your league’s administrative duties while also trying to lead your own team to victory?  There are likely numerous aspects of being a league commissioner that have never crossed your mind.  But fear not – the...