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Postby Jack-In-A-Box » Sun Jun 15, 2003 11:48 pm

Ive made 10 trades so far this season. Normally i wouldnt do so much but with all the injuries and struggling players ive gotten some really good deals out of things. 10 teams

Before the season started-
Chipper,D.Wells,O.Hernandez- i got Griffey,Morris,Lilly
K.Wood-got Delgado
Glaus,Gaurdado,Lilly,Griffey- got Zito,Smoltz,Alfonzo
Beckett,Lackey- got B.Williams,Pineiro

After season started- Not until May 1st did i make another trade
Delgado,Klesko,Williams- got Giambi,Berkman
Ishii- got Clement
Santana- got Lilly
JuanGone- got G.Anderson
Lilly,Pineiro- got Lowe,Z.Day
Vlad (after injury),Rollins,Matsui- got Green,Tejada,Colon
Pedro,Vidro- got Soriano,Simontachi

Giving me a final of
C-Pudge
1B-Giambi
2B-Soriano
3B-A.Ramirez
SS-Tejada
OF-P.Wilson,Berkman,Green
U-G.Anderson
Bench-Biggio,Konerko,Hinske
P-Smoltz, Brown, Morris, Colon, Zito, Lowe, Padilla, L.Hernandez, Simontacchi, Clement

Currently 1 game ahead in 1st place. Another in our league has made 19 trades on the season and is in 3rd place. Guy in 2nd has made only 3 trades including the one thats in pending right now. So figure out that one.
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Postby Derrick » Mon Jun 16, 2003 2:54 am

I've done 6 this season already, and I'm not yet where i want to be. I generally try to translate hot waiver-type guys players into trades.

1) I gave Millar+Lieberthal for Maggs. I'm still waiting for this one to come to fruition

The next was a set of trades to aimed at acquiring Pedro.

2) I gave N Johnson and Worrell for Klesko. Luckily N Johnson went on the DL, so I don't feel as bad.

3) I gave Klesko and Halladay for Pedro (The guy had no one playing at 1B, and this was when Halladay hadn't won a game yet)


4) I gave Jose Jimenez for Biggio.
5) I gave Biggio and Phelps for O Cabrera
6) I gave Hee Seop Choi and Politte for A Huff

Overall, my net loss/gain through trading has been

I gave up Millar, Lieberthal, N Johnson, Worrell, Halladay, Jimenez, Choi, and Politte
FOR
Maggs, Pedro, Cabrera, and Huff.
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Postby DEF » Mon Jun 16, 2003 3:21 am

I'm in two leagues this year. First league is 10-team, head-to-head. I've made the following deals there:

Gave: Shannon Stewart
Got: Greg Maddux

Gave: Paul Quantrill
Got: Jamie Moyer

Gave: Jason Kendall/Shawn Chacon
Got: Magglio Ordonez (claimed Juan Encarnacion on waivers with free roster spot)

Second league is 12-team, head-to-head
I've made these deals there:

Gave: Mike Williams
Got: Adam Dunn

Gave: Hank Blalock/Eddie Guardado/Jose Hernandez/Lance Carter
Got: Albert Pujols/Billy Koch/Jimmy Rollins (picked up Frank Thomas with free roster spot)

Gave: Pat Burrell/Brett Myers/Carlos Zambrano
Got: Lance Berkman/Brandon Webb (picked up Morgan Ensberg with free roster spot)

Gave: Adam Dunn
Got: Kevin Millwood
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Re: What the most trades you've made...

Postby HOOTIE » Mon Jun 16, 2003 10:58 pm

[quote=]in a single league so far?

For me, it's 1 :) Hey! I'm confident in my drafting skills :p[/quote]

Confident or great draft, every team needs improving. Only 2 ways to improve, trades and pick ups.
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Postby Wind Dancer » Tue Jun 17, 2003 12:38 am

;-D I've made five trades so far this season.....I'm in third place - 2 games out of first...
1. Got Vincent Padilla for Danny Graves
2. Got roy Oswalt for Ryan Dempster/Kaz Ishii
3. Got Lance Berkman/Eric Chavez for Pat Burrell/David Bell
4. Got Marcus Giles for Vincent Padilla/Kris Benson
5. Got Billy Wagner for Mike Sweeney/ Troy Percival

Good luck .... ;-D
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Postby bleach168 » Tue Jun 17, 2003 12:48 am

Confident or great draft, every team needs improving. Only 2 ways to improve, trades and pick ups.


Pfffffft!!! In my Yahoo Winner's league, I'm winning by 19 points. Ranked 550 overall. The only trade I've made in this league was Pudge and Jose Cruz for Randy Johnson. I did make a couple great pickups, so I don't foresee myself trading anytime soon.

In my only other league, I'm prohibited from trading so there! :-)
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