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Trade: Piazza and Thome for Giles and Chavez

Postby miller » Tue Feb 04, 2003 1:31 am

I was offered this trade Giles and Chavez for Piazza and Thome
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Thoughts ?
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Postby John Bonzo » Tue Feb 04, 2003 1:45 am

if this is a keeper league, then i probably would. if not, then i probably would not.
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Postby Ballpark » Tue Feb 04, 2003 2:31 am

I would do it. Piazza is going downhill. Who knows what Thome will do
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Postby HOOTIE » Tue Feb 04, 2003 2:44 am

If its a keeper league i would. But this year, i wouldnt.
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Postby trevisc » Tue Feb 04, 2003 8:01 am

this is a good question. Do you win this year or do you look ahead to the future. you can't go wrong either way. The only player I care for in that trade is Giles.
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Postby timstlguru » Tue Feb 04, 2003 8:08 am

How can you not like Chavez?
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Postby trevisc » Tue Feb 04, 2003 8:10 am

I guess I like Chavez ok. I just think Thome and Piazza have better hitters around them and will have better opportunities to drive in runs and be driven in. I'd probably lean towards the youth here if I had another catcher.
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Postby timstlguru » Tue Feb 04, 2003 8:15 am

CHAVEZ will just get better!
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Postby miller » Tue Feb 04, 2003 8:46 am

This is a keeper league but we keep only 6.

With that format I think win this year is what to do. In fact I am always going after the "win this year".

Giles and Thome are about the same age.
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Postby trevisc » Tue Feb 04, 2003 8:48 am

giles and thome are about the same age? I would have never guessed. I'd go with Piazza and Thome then and look to trade them at the end of this year.
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