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Postby imphishy » Tue Aug 19, 2008 10:00 pm

Just wondering what 1st place teams are looking like about now. Mine is posted below. I've had a strong hold on 1st pretty much all year in a 12 team H2H non-keeper.

Thanks for the look.

Good Luck everyone!!!

C J Mauer
1B M Cabrera
2B B Roberts
SS M Tejada
3B C Jones
OF C Hart
OF V Guerrero
OF J Damon
UT J Hamilton
BN P Burrell


SP B Webb
SP CC Sabathia
SP C Hamels
SP E Volquez
SP M Garza
RP F Cordero
RP D Wheeler
RP J Hanrahan
RP B Fuentes
P J Campillo
BN A Galarraga
BN Z Greinke
BN K Slowey
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Re: Post your first place team...

Postby miller24x » Tue Aug 19, 2008 10:11 pm

How about MY team that is currently in LAST place in a ten team league... (HTH)

C B. Molina
1B J. Morneau
2B B. Upton
3B D. Wright
SS J. Peralta
OF V. Guerrero
OF I. Suzuki
OF R. Braun
UTIL G. Anderson
B T. Wigginton
B D. Lee

SP Greinke, Burnett, Perez, Kuroda, Carmona, Chamberlain, Guthrie

RP Wagner (dropped), Chris Perez, Sherrill (soon to drop), Ziegler
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Re: Post your first place team...

Postby dclark0699 » Tue Aug 19, 2008 10:35 pm

C- Joe Mauer (Kept)
1B - Ryan Howard (Kept)
2B - Brandon Phillips (Kept)
3B - Miguel Cabrera (Traded For)
SS - Miguel Tejada (Drafted)
OF - Grady Sizemore (Kept)
OF - Matt Holliday (Kept)
OF - Josh Hamilton (Drafted)
UT - BJ Upton (Kept)
B - Nate McCloth (Wavier Wire)

SP - Cole Hamels (Kept)
SP - Scott Kazmir (Kept)
SP - Chad Billingsley (Drafted)
SP - Rich Harden (Drafted)
SP - Justin Ducchsherer (Waiver Wire)
SP - Ubaldo Jimenez (Waiver Wire)
RP - Hong-Chih Kuo (Waiver Wire)
RP - Joel Hanrahan (Waiver Wire)
RP - George Sherrill (Drafted)
RP - Joakim Soria (Drafted)
RP - Brandon Lyon (Drafted)
RP - Mike Gonzalez (Waiver Wire)
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Re: Post your first place team...

Postby kab21 » Tue Aug 19, 2008 11:42 pm

This is my team that's in first place (16-4), but it's not the best team IMO. It's a H2H pts league with 12 keepers.

C YMolina - a revolving door of crap
1B Davis - FA
2B Cano - kept
3B Aram - traded for
SS Reyes - traded for
IF Adam Laroche/Stewart/CGuillen - all from FA
UTIL Milton Bradley/Milledge - Bradley was a 2nd player in a trade, Milledge FA
RF Quentin - FA
LF Jason Bay - traded Manny for him
CF Ichiro - kept
OF Vernon Wells -kept
SP CC/Johan - kept and traded for
SP Scherzer/Carp/Meche/AReyes - all from FA
RP Ziegler/Arredondo/Gregg/Rauch/Downs - Gregg was drafted, rest from FA
DL Hughes - kept
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Re: Post your first place team...

Postby Grouperman941 » Wed Aug 20, 2008 12:09 am

I had to jump in because I hardly ever have a first place team. lol

10- team AL only H2H 4x4

Phish Heads
C Jeff Clement (Sea - C)
1B Chris Davis (Tex - 1B)
2B Plácido Polanco (Det - 2B)
3B Álex Rodríguez (NYY - 3B)
SS Jed Lowrie (Bos - 3B,SS)
OF Vladimir Guerrero (LAA - OF)
OF Josh Hamilton (Tex - OF)
OF Nick Markakis (Bal - OF)
Util Billy Butler (KC - 1B,OF)
SP Gavin Floyd (CWS - SP,RP)
SP Luke Hochevar (KC - SP)
RP B.J. Ryan (Tor - RP)
RP Joey Devine (Oak - RP)
P Octavio Dotel (CWS - RP)
P Jim Johnson (Bal - RP)
P A.J. Burnett (Tor - SP)
BN Yuniesky Betancourt (Sea - SS)
BN Andy Sonnanstine (TB - SP)
BN Gio González (Oak - SP)
BN Scott Kazmir (TB - SP)
BN Brandon Morrow (Sea - RP) NA

PS -- Nice screenname!
Be excellent to each other.
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Re: Post your first place team...

Postby B-Chad » Wed Aug 20, 2008 12:12 am

I'm in a H2H 10 team league using 5x5 scoring categories. We kept 4 going into the season. I currently have a 141-41-18 record and am leading the league by 26 games. And without further ado, here is the roster.

C- Brian McCann
1B- Albert Pujols (keeper)
2B- Mike Aviles
3B- Melvin Mora
SS- Hanley Ramirez (dealt King Felix, Carlos Guillen and C.C. Sabathia who acquired when he was struggling early in the season for him)
OF- Corey Hart
OF- Shane Victorino
OF- Josh Hamilton
OF- Ryan Braun
Util- Carlos Delgado
Util- Troy Glaus
DL- Evan Longoria

SP- Tim Lincecum
SP- Cole Hamels
SP- Joel Hanrahan
RP- Brad Lidge
RP- Kerry Wood
P- Joakim Soria
P- Jonathan Broxton
BN- Randy Johnson
BN- Clayton Kershaw
BN- Josh Johnson
BN- Aaron Harrang

Cool idea for a thread, gives all of us 1st place owners a chance to gloat and pound our chests a bit :-D
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Re: Post your first place team...

Postby thedude » Wed Aug 20, 2008 12:23 am

kab21 wrote:LF Jason Bay - traded Manny for him



really? when?
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Re: Post your first place team...

Postby Bwanna » Wed Aug 20, 2008 12:40 am

Enough of the wussie h2h leagues. Here's my team from my cafe 14-team auction draft 5x5 roto league. What I love about this team is that there are ZERO players that would have gone in the first round according to their ADP, and probably only two that would have gone in the second round or higher.

Oh yeah, I'm currently in first place by 27 points in this league. 127 out of a possible 140... wow. ;-D

Batters
OF - Carlos Beltran (NYM - OF) [draft, $41]
1B - Lance Berkman (Hou - 1B,OF) [draft, $37]
OF - Alex Rios (Tor - OF) [draft, $29]
C - Joe Mauer (Min - C) [draft, $21]
OF - Jermaine Dye (CWS - OF) [draft, $5] ;-D ;-D ;-D
3B - Kevin Youkilis (Bos - 1B,3B) [trade]
2B - Ian Stewart (Col - 2B,3B) [waiver wire]
SS - J.J. Hardy (Mil - SS) [waiver wire]
OF - Fernando Tatis (NYM - OF) [waiver wire]
1B - Chris Davis (Tex - 1B) [waiver wire]
1B - Adam LaRoche (Pit - 1B) [waiver wire]
OF - Billy Butler (KC - 1B,OF) [waiver wire]
OF - Hideki Matsui (NYY - OF) [waiver wire]

Pitchers
SP - Brandon Webb (Ari - SP) [draft, $39]
RP - Jonathan Papelbon (Bos - RP) [draft, $33]
SP - Scott Kazmir (TB - SP) [draft, $30]
RP - Kevin Gregg (Fla - RP) [draft, $4] ;-D ;-D
SP - Shaun Marcum (Tor - SP,RP) [draft, $2] ;-D ;-D
SP - Oliver Perez (NYM - SP) [trade]
SP - Taylor Buchholz (Col - SP,RP) [waiver wire]
RP - Salomon Torres (Mil - RP) [waiver wire]
RP - Fernando Rodney (Det - RP) [waiver wire]
P - Jensen Lewis (Cle - RP) [waiver wire]
P - Chris Perez (StL - RP) [waiver wire]
BN - Grant Balfour (TB - RP) [waiver wire]

Original draft:
Joe Mauer, C,MIN $21
Lance Berkman, 1B/OF, HOU $37
Aaron Hill, 2B, TOR $3
Hank Blalock, 3B, TEX $6
Rafael Furcal, SS, LAD $13
Juan Pierre, OF, LAD $13
Carlos Beltran, OF, NYM $41
Alex Rios, OF, TOR $29
Jermaine Dye, OF, CHW $5
Garret Anderson, OF, LAA $2
Jose Guillen, OF, KC $1
Brandon Webb, SP,ARI $39
Scott Kazmir, SP, TB $30
Brett Myers, SP, PHI $10
Jonathan Papelbon, RP,BOS $33
Tony Pena, RP, ARI $1
Shaun Marcum, SP, TOR $2
Justin Duchscherer, RP, OAK $2
Jeff Francis, SP, COL $4
Kevin Gregg, RP, FLA $4
Gil Meche, SP, KC $1
Freddy Sanchez, 2B, PIT $1
Wily Mo Pena, OF, WAS $1
Elijah Dukes, OF, WAS $1
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Re: Post your first place team...

Postby kweiss » Wed Aug 20, 2008 3:56 am

12 Team, H2H, 5x5. Just took first place last week. Overall it is a pretty close league, so we'll see how long I keep the lead. 2nd place is 1 games back, 3rd place is 4 GB.

C Yadier Molina (WW)
1B Justin Morneau (drafted)
2B Ian Kinsler (drafted) / Alexei Ramirez (WW today, dropped Kinsler for him)
3B Miguel Cabrera (drafted)
SS Miguel Tejada (drafted)
OF Carlos Beltran (drafted)
OF Josh Hamilton (drafted)
OF Jason Bay (WW)
UTIL Matt Kemp (WW)
BN Raul Ibanez (WW)

SP Ben Sheets (drafted)
SP Justin Verlander (drafted)
RP Joakin Soria (drafted)
RP Salomon Torres (WW)
P Hong-Chih Kuo (WW)
P Randy Johnson (WW)
P Mike Pelfrey (WW)
BN Johnny Cueto (WW)
BN *injured* Adam Wainright (drafted)
BN *injured* Chris Young (drafted)
DL Erik Bedard (drafted)

My pitching has found a way to win just about every week even though I've been rostering 3 injured guys almost the whole year and have some big time draft busts (Verlander and Bedard, I'm looking at you). But I figure if my pitching is winning now, if these guys make a return it will hopefully be dominant come playoff time. The Kinsler injury sure hurts though... should be an interesting ride from here on out.
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Re: Post your first place team...

Postby oddmanout7 » Wed Aug 20, 2008 4:52 am

Hamilton seems to be a common denominator amongst most of those teams...That explains why I am not in first, because I don't have him! :-°
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