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If you vote against a trade is it anonymous?

Postby muetze » Fri Aug 03, 2007 11:59 am

I'm in a 5 x 5 league and there is a trade proposed between a contender and an also ran that would alter the standings considerably. I was wondering if one voted against the trade if it was anonymous in a Yahoo 5 x 5 league?
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Re: If you vote against a trade is it anonymous?

Postby CBMGreatOne » Fri Aug 03, 2007 12:44 pm

Yes it is anonymous, but I wonder if you could post the trade so we can evaluate its relative merits.
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Re: If you vote against a trade is it anonymous?

Postby muetze » Fri Aug 03, 2007 12:49 pm

The trade would be Burrell and Johjima for Victor Martinez.

Burrell and Johjima would be leaving a 4th place team that has a chance to win and C is his only weakness. Martinez would be leaving a last place team. Martinez is far better than either player (albeit Burrell is hot) and knowing the league members, it stinks of collusion. I think the only reason it is a two for one is that they were afaid of it being vetoed.
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Postby CBMGreatOne » Fri Aug 03, 2007 12:54 pm

muetze wrote:The trade would be Burrell and Johjima for Victor Martinez.

Burrell and Johjima would be leaving a 4th place team that has a chance to win and C is his only weakness. Martinez would be leaving a last place team. Martinez is far better than either player (albeit Burrell is hot) and knowing the league members, it stinks of collusion. I think the only reason it is a two for one is that they were afaid of it being vetoed.


Yeah, that trade smells pretty bad. I'd put it up to a league vote and see what everyone else thinks. If the last place team hasn't been particularly active, it strengthens a case for collusion in my mind.

I'd get all the info out there and leave it to a democratic vote.
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