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Postby zbumpers » Sun Feb 26, 2006 9:40 pm

A newly drafted team for a 12 team 5X5 league. What do you all think? Is it as bad as I think?

1. (11) Mi. Cabrera
2. (14) M. Tejada
3. (35) T. Helton
4. (38) C. Zambrano
5. (59) M. Giles
6. (62) Fr. Rodríguez
7. (83) B. Zito
8. (86) C. Cordero
9. (107) J. Garland
10. (110) C. Crisp
11. (131) W. Taveras
12. (134) A. Rowand
13. (155) J. Lane
14. (158) M. Cain
15. (179) C. Young
16. (182) N. Swisher
17. (203) M. González
18. (206) M. Barrett
19. (227) C. Reitsma
20. (230) C. Guillén
21. (251) Lu. González
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Postby linberg » Sun Feb 26, 2006 9:53 pm

your OF and SP looks pretty week. I'd trade Zito for an OF first. Are guys like Cabrera and Bedard available?
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Postby pepperoncino » Sun Feb 26, 2006 10:07 pm

looks like a pretty well-rounded team to me. i think it has potential.
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Postby longo » Mon Feb 27, 2006 1:46 am

i also think you could use a strong OF not a bad team though could shock you later in the season
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Postby UtopiaIsThatWay » Mon Feb 27, 2006 8:05 pm

Don't worry, your team could be a lot worse. Definitely deal Zito for an outfielder. Watch the waiver wires for some unexpected season starters with some potential and keep an eye on them. And don't give up on your squad; you got some good picks in there.
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Postby mtarail » Mon Feb 27, 2006 10:12 pm

First of all, don't take any offense at this. Since you're worried about your team I'll tell you my opinion straight up.

I think you overreached on a lot of your picks after the 4th round. Garland, Taveras, Rowand, Zito, Young, and Swisher were all taken too early, in my opinion.

As for your team, I think your main problem is your outfield. A lot of question marks out there after Crisp.

But having said all that, if your pitching comes through, Garland and Zito repeat their #'s, Cain is the real deal, and Young improves in that big ballpark in SD, you should have a very competitive team.
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Postby zbumpers » Wed Mar 01, 2006 1:37 pm

I dropped C. Guillén and picked up Brad Wilkerson.
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Postby Justblaze » Wed Mar 01, 2006 2:13 pm

YOUR TEAM BLOWS!!! j/k.. :-D ...Love your picks from 1-6. You got all potential first rounders in your first 3 picks. That being said like others I think your OF and SP is a little weak. I'd look to sell high on Zito and Lane/Swisher for an underrated SP like Escobar, Lackey, Oliver Perez, and a OF like Huff or Edmonds. Its risky, but you need to make them to be competitive for the top.
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