Important dates on the I-75 Strat-O-Matic League calendar (approximate):
Dec. 15 — Defensive ratings released
Dec. 19 — Cutdown deadline
December-January — Waiver draft
Jan. 16 — (estimated) Orders taken for new cards, ratings disk (instant download) and book
Feb. 27 — Managers must declare intentions to retain or reselect ballparks
March 4, 2017 — 38th annual draft, Kissimmee, Fla.