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Postby BigMusky » Tue Mar 20, 2007 1:44 pm

after a two year retirement...I am back in a Fantasy Baseball League, but now I have to catch up in a hurry. Hopefully you guys can help.

Work League from last spot 12 team H2H,

Scoring - HR, RBI, R, SB, AVG, W, S, K, WHIP, ERA

C -Hernandez
1B - R Howard
2B - Uggla
3B - Rolen
SS - F Lopez
OF - Abreu
OF - Sizemore
OF - Kearns
U - Mora
Bench - F Thomas

SP - C Young
SP - Bonderman
SP - Cain
RP - Ryan
RP - Iggy
P - Olsen
P - Glavine
Bench - Robertson, Patterson, Tankersley, Mussina
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Postby bigh0rt » Tue Mar 20, 2007 2:31 pm

I'm not too keen on Kearns having a starting spot in your OF in a 12-teamer. I'd see if I could swap him to someone who's high on him, possibly.
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Postby BigMusky » Tue Mar 20, 2007 4:33 pm

yeah he is a bum...figured I could find a hotbat once season got going. Available WW guys now.

Huff
Bradley
markakis
Giles
C wilson
Lofton
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Postby twistedude » Tue Mar 20, 2007 4:56 pm

Grab Markakis ;-D
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Postby bigh0rt » Wed Mar 21, 2007 9:41 pm

I'd definitely be snagging Markakis.
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Postby rails80 » Wed Mar 21, 2007 9:48 pm

Definitely pick up Markakis.

my question - how was Howard available by the time you drafted last?
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Postby Madison » Wed Mar 21, 2007 9:49 pm

BigMusky wrote:yeah he is a bum...figured I could find a hotbat once season got going. Available WW guys now.

Huff
Bradley
markakis
Giles
C wilson
Lofton


Sheesh. Markakis or Bradley or Huff. I'd probably go Markakis for now but keep an eye on the other two. There's a sleeper article on Bradley here:

http://www.fantasybaseballcafe.com/2007/sleepers_bradley.php

He hit a healthy .300/.386/.482 with 11 HR, 44 RBIs, and 8 SB after the All-Star break (even with an August where he batted .223/.330/.394).


Could be quite a pick up or a total bust. I'd keep an eye on him and Huff though. ;-D
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Postby alec03 » Wed Mar 21, 2007 10:17 pm

pick up one of

huff/ markakis.

maybe do something like


drop kearns pick up markakis

drop mora pick up huff. if not start thomas @ util.

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Postby BigMusky » Thu Mar 22, 2007 11:54 am

first round went:

Pujols
Soriano
Ortiz
Wright
Crawford
Santana
Utley
ARod
Beltran
Reyes
Vlad
R Howard

I am not sure if these guys know what they are doing or not yet. I tend to think Howard is not a complete fluke since is second half numbers from 05 show similiar production...but obviously alot of these guys think he is overrated. I am very surprised Wright went so high because there are alot of good third basemen.
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Postby Kevink » Thu Mar 22, 2007 12:21 pm

I would definitely start Thomas over Mora. Markakis would be a big upgrade over kearns who will play 82 games in Washington. Plus last year he was whinning about being traded there. Even Giles will give you a decent average and they have a pretty good lineup around him in SD.
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