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Postby Howie » Thu Jun 08, 2006 12:51 pm

Hey guys. I proposed a trade of Verlander and Tyler Walker for Oswalt, and the other owner said he tried to accept it, but Yahoo said it was an uneven trade. Usually in this case, the trade would be accepted and he would have to drop 1 player, right? In addition, we both have guys occupying DL spots who currently arent on the DL (I have Hamels and he has Worrell). Will Yahoo not allow trades if our players are on the DL like this? Oswalt is not occupying a DL spot for him. How can i fix this?

Ill post our rosters in their current state in case that helps. We are allowed 4 bench spots and 1 DL spot.

My Roster

c - varitek
1b - helton
2b - utley
3b - a. ramirez
ss - furcal
if - garciaparra
of - m. ramirez
of - bay
of - holliday
util - crisp
util - drew
bench - sexson

sp - c. zambrano
sp - smoltz
sp - t. hudson
sp - verlander
rp - k-rod
rp - m. gonzalez
p - coffey
p - walker
p - c. lee
bench - clemens
bench - escobar
bench - duke
dl - hamels

His roster

c - barrett
1b - thome
2b - cano
3b - mora
ss - cabrera
if - fielder
of - guerrero
of - podsednik
of - pierre
of - kearns

sp - oswalt (DL)
sp - beckett
sp - wakefield
sp - rogers
rp - rivera
rp - baez
p - burgos
p - rodney
p - shields
bench - l. hernandez
bench - mussina
bench - penny
bench - clement
DL - worrell
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Postby rob0417 » Thu Jun 08, 2006 1:06 pm

It might be because Hamels is no longer on the DL. I don't think yahoo will let you make a roster move unless both sides have valid rosters
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Postby .38 Special » Thu Jun 08, 2006 1:07 pm

It isn't because it is a uneven trade, it is because you both have players on the DL who aren't anymore. Before you can make any transactions you will have to drop a player, either the player on the DL, or another and activate the player on the DL.
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Postby dewey finn » Thu Jun 08, 2006 1:10 pm

What if the trade is accepted, and during the pending period a player comes off the DL (but you keep him there). Will the trade go through?
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Postby .38 Special » Thu Jun 08, 2006 1:11 pm

I have never had that happen, but I assume the trade would be held up until the roster was corrected.
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Postby cordscords » Thu Jun 08, 2006 1:15 pm

make sure both players are off the DL in the next days lineup.
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