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My pitching staff: too weak or competitive?

Postby Rhino Tuff » Sun Mar 20, 2005 1:52 pm

12 team H2H points league

My staff looks like this:

SP's
Kerry Wood
A.J. Burnett
Zack Grienke
Brandon Webb
Jose Contreras
Jeff Francis (could be a number of waiver guys...)

RP's
Eric Gagne
Francisco Cordero
Chad Cordero
Mike Gonzalez
Miguel Batista

DL
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Postby Secret Avatar » Sun Mar 20, 2005 2:34 pm

Your RP is obviously competitive. I'd say even a strong candidate to finish in the top 3 in your league. Gagne's injuries give me some pause, but he should be ready by opening day or not that much later.

Your SP is high risk/high reward. Wood's injuries are an obvious concern, given his track record, but if he's healthy he could be a monster. Ditto for Burnett. Overall though, I think you can use some help at SP. If I were you, I'd try to pick up a solid mid-rotation guy who might not have potential to be a top fantasy stud, but who should give you solid production with minimal injury risk. Unfortunately, there aren't too many guys out there like that.
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Postby Rhino Tuff » Sun Mar 20, 2005 2:56 pm

I got lucky in the draft and watched people pass and pass on Carlos Guillen, I ended up taking him, I already had Khalil Greene for my shortstop, unfoturnately I don't think I can get that much for him.

Here are some pitchers that I have been targeting for a possible trade how much do you think they will cost?

Barry Zito
Matt Clement
Javier Vazquez
Kelvim Escobar
Greg Maddux
David Wells
Brad Radke
Mark Buerhle
Freddy Garcia


Anyone else?
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