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Overstaffed team - trade/drop advice

Postby ganelon » Fri Jul 18, 2008 11:51 pm

I'm in a 12 team H2H league, and over the next week or so I'll be pulling Ortiz and Bedard off the DL and back into their respective roster slots. I'll need to ditch two players via trade or drop, and I'm looking for some advice on who to consider. I'm looking to keep my team strong - I'm in 4th place - for the second half of the season, but I'm pretty jammed up in the IF and OF:

Here are positions that I'm fine with, as I have only one player for each:
C - R. Doumit
SS - R. Theriot

And here's where I've got some decisions to make:
1B: D. Ortiz (DL), P. Konerko
2B: R. Weeks, H. Kendrick
3rd: C. Headley, H. Blalock, J. Cantu (eligible for 1B too)
OF: C. Granderson, A. Rowand, J. Bruce, J. Ellsbury, K. Fukudome

Here are my pitchers, in case you're interested. I'm fairly committed to thinning out my position players, though:
SP: C. Lee, F. Hernandez, A. Burnett, C. Billingsley, J. Garland, E. Bedard (DL)
RP: B. Lidge, J. Soria, S. Torres, G. Sherrill

Any suggestions on which two IF/OFs to move or drop?
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Re: Overstaffed team - trade/drop advice

Postby cnote23 » Sat Jul 19, 2008 3:40 pm

I would dump Blalock and bedard will be out intill july
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Re: Overstaffed team - trade/drop advice

Postby nateb » Sat Jul 19, 2008 8:20 pm

I would drop Konerko and Headley.
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Re: Overstaffed team - trade/drop advice

Postby T-fence92 » Sun Jul 20, 2008 3:59 pm

I would drop Blalock or Konerko, but Bedard will be out for at least 3-4 more weeks.
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Re: Overstaffed team - trade/drop advice

Postby Bonger » Mon Jul 21, 2008 6:26 am

Konerko and Blalock are the obvious weak links to me.

My thread:
viewtopic.php?f=29&t=357710&p=2838874#p2838874
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Re: Overstaffed team - trade/drop advice

Postby jbernstein011 » Mon Jul 21, 2008 5:49 pm

I WOULD TRY AND DEAL A.J AND SALMON TORRES MAYBE YOU COULD GET A GOOD OUTFIELDER
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