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Re: Rank my draft options, WHIR

Postby mjoyce103 » Sun Mar 13, 2011 1:05 pm

pizzaboy76 wrote:I'll be drafting 6th in a 16 team 5x5 roto keeper league where we start 1 C, 1 1B, 1 2B, 1 3B, 1 SS, 4 OF, 1 Utility, 8 Pitchers.

I'm going to be keeping Votto (1B), McCutchen (OF), and Youkilis (1B (3B after 5 games).

The best available players will be;

1B - Tex, Fielder, Fielder
3B - Zimmerman, A-Rod
SP - Halladay, Felix

How would you rank these guys for MY TEAM, based on who I kept? If I take a 1B he will have to sit for the first 5 games of the season until Youkilis gains 3B eligibility. If I take a 3B or SP they will be in my lineup from the start as Youkilis can start at my utility position. So if this were you, who would you take?


I would consider Tex, Fielder, and Zimmerman to be the most productive fantasy producers on the board, but not much above Halladay and Felix. If I were you, since you have your CI spots tied up already, I would draft an ace (Halladay) and use it as an excuse to be a little more speculative on pitching late in the draft. SPs are really deep this year, but a truly solid ace is still pretty hard to come by.

I don't think you can miss with any of those guys, though.

Since you're in a keeper league, you might be able to help me out. Thanks!

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Re: Rank my draft options, WHIR

Postby Devil Doc » Sun Mar 13, 2011 2:13 pm

I'd rank it more like this....

Halladya, Felix, Texiera, Fielder, Zimmeran, ARod...

I agree with cs3, hard to pass on one of the top two pitchers in the league.
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Re: Rank my draft options, WHIR

Postby pizzaboy76 » Mon Mar 14, 2011 9:10 am

So the final keeper lists have been submitted and the owner with Felix ended up keeping him.

The pitchers being kept are; Felix, Lincecum, Verlander, J. Johnson, Hanson, Carpenter - A lot of the top names.

Does this make the case to take Halladay stronger if he is there?
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Re: Rank my draft options, WHIR

Postby cfrat24 » Mon Mar 14, 2011 9:15 am

Roy then Zimmerman/Arod (personal preference, they both r gonna have solid seasons at a weak position).....Tex


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