2012 CBSSports.com Fantasy Baseball Mock Drafts
Game Play and Terms of Use

Effective Date November 7, 2011

FANTASY BASEBALL MOCK DRAFTS COMPLETED WITHIN THIS PRODUCT ARE FOR ENTERTAINMENT AND PRACTICE PURPOSES ONLY, AND ARE SUBJECT TO THE TERMS OF USE BELOW. JOINING A 2012 CBSSPORTS.COM FANTASY BASEBALL LEAGUE WILL NECESSITATE COMPLETING ANOTHER DRAFT IN THAT LEAGUE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE OFFICIAL RULES. ANY DRAFTS CONDUCTED VIA FANTASY BASEBALL MOCK DRAFTS WILL NOT BE CARRIED OVER INTO ANY OTHER TEAM OR LEAGUE.

Game Play
Mock Drafts
Joining a Mock Draft
Once you are in one of the Mock Draft lobbies, there will be multiple drafts to choose from. Standard Mock Drafts will be available to join every 5 minutes and Auction Mock Drafts will be available to join every 15 minutes. Mock Drafts will begin at the specified time, even if they are full before that time. If a mock draft is not full by the time listed in the "Mock Draft Details" page, the remaining empty spots will be drafted by a CBSSports.com Draft Robot according to our experts' projections.

Types of Mock Drafts
You can select to join any of these available draft types:
AL-only, 10-team league, 5x5 Rotisserie scoring
AL-only, 10-team league, Head-to-Head scoring
AL-only, 12-team league, 5x5 Rotisserie scoring
AL-only, 12-team league, Head-to-Head scoring
NL-only, 10-team league, 5x5 Rotisserie scoring
NL-only, 10-team league, Head-to-Head scoring
NL-only, 12-team league, 5x5 Rotisserie scoring
NL-only, 12-team league, Head-to-Head scoring
Mixed Player pool, 10-team league, 5x5 Rotisserie scoring
Mixed Player pool, 10-team league, Head-to-Head scoring
Mixed Player pool, 12-team league, 5x5 Rotisserie scoring
Mixed Player pool, 12-team league, Head-to-Head scoring


Selecting a Draft Position
Once you find a mock draft that best fits your description, click the Join Now link in order to select the draft position you'd like to draft from. You'll be able to select your draft position on the "Mock Draft Details" page. For instance, if you'd like to see what it would be like to draft from the 6th position, you can select "Join at this Position" on position #6. If a draft position is not available it will say ".Position Taken" and will not let you join at that specific position. Once you have joined a draft, you will be taken to the .Draft Details. page, where you will find a link to enter the draft room.

Mock Draft Instructions
During the Mock Draft, each team will have 60 seconds to select an MLB player. The order of the draft will be determined by which draft position each participant in the draft selected when joining the Mock Draft. Standard drafts will go through a .snake. order, meaning that the team with the last pick in the current round will have the first pick in the next round. The draft will continue for 24 rounds.

In the draft room, you will be able to place MLB players into a Draft Queue -- which is simply a list in order of priority of players you are interested in picking with your next draft pick. When it is your turn to pick, you will have 60 seconds to draft a player. If the 60 seconds pass and you have not manually selected a player, the player ranked highest in your Draft Queue will be automatically drafted and your team will be placed on Autopilot. If the Draft Queue is empty, a pick will then be made from the Rank List. The Rank List will be provided by CBSI. You will not have the ability to make changes to the Rank List.

Once the draft has been completed you will receive an email showing all the team rosters from your Mock Draft. You can also view all draft results by clicking on the Results link in the Mock Draft navigation bar from either of the Draft Lobbies.

Auction Mock Draft Instructions
Each team will begin the draft with a salary of $260. During the Mock Draft, each team will have 20 seconds to select an MLB player to be nominated to the auction block. The order of the draft will be determined by which draft position each participant in the draft selected when joining the Mock Draft. Auction drafts will go through a continuous order, and the current team that is on the clock to nominate a player will be seen to the far left of the Nomination Order area of the draft room. The nominated player will be on the auction block for 15 seconds, at which time the player will go to the team with the highest bid. The draft will continue with this auction format for 24 rounds.

In the draft room, you will be able to place MLB players into a Draft Queue -- which is simply a list in order of priority of players you are interested in nominating to the auction block. When it is your turn to pick, you will have 20 seconds to nominate a player. If the 20 seconds pass and you have not manually selected a player, the player ranked highest in your Draft Queue will be automatically nominated for auction and your team will be placed on Autopilot. If the Draft Queue is empty, a nomination will then be made from the Rank List. The Rank List will be provided by CBSI. You will not have the ability to make changes to the Rank List.

Once the draft has been completed you will receive an email showing all the team rosters from your Mock Draft. You can also view all draft results by clicking on the Results link in the Mock Draft navigation bar from either of the Draft Lobbies.

Terms of Use
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