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I get: Kemp & Beckett, he gets: J. Upton & Oswalt. Do it?

Postby Shauntell47 » Fri Mar 18, 2011 3:01 pm

Hi everyone,

My league's 5*5, 12 teams.

My roster:

C Soto
1B Fielder
2B Beckham
SS A. Ramirez
3B Sandoval
OF Braun
OF J. Upton
OF Werth
Util Youkilis
Util Markakis
Bn Lind
Bn Crisp

SP Liriano
SP Oswalt
RP Putz
RP Hanrahan
P Nolasco
P Bumgarner
P Kuroda
P Floyd
Bn Kennedy
Bn J. Zimmermann
Bn Uehara

Does this trade make sense for me?
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Re: I get: Kemp & Beckett, he gets: J. Upton & Oswalt. Do it

Postby HOOTIE » Fri Mar 18, 2011 3:14 pm

No, not much on Beckett.
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Re: I get: Kemp & Beckett, he gets: J. Upton & Oswalt. Do it

Postby Shauntell47 » Fri Mar 18, 2011 3:16 pm

HOOTIE wrote:No, not much on Beckett.


I guess you're down on Beckett. He's been doing well in spring training, and my thinking was that he could be just as valuable as Oswalt.
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Re: I get: Kemp & Beckett, he gets: J. Upton & Oswalt. Do it

Postby footballisbetter.com » Fri Mar 18, 2011 4:12 pm

I don't like it. I like Oswalt much better then Beckett. I just don't trust him.
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Re: I get: Kemp & Beckett, he gets: J. Upton & Oswalt. Do it

Postby callacim » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:12 pm

big kemp believer am i, and i have also never really liked justin upton.....for me this is an easy one
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Re: I get: Kemp & Beckett, he gets: J. Upton & Oswalt. Do it

Postby Lenny6 » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:20 pm

Your team wouldn't change much either way. Kemp and Upton have about the same upside as do Oswalt and Beckett. Trade only if you have a personal preference for any player involved.
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Re: I get: Kemp & Beckett, he gets: J. Upton & Oswalt. Do it

Postby lane_anasazi2 » Fri Mar 18, 2011 6:09 pm

Agreed. Great opportunity to go with your gut here. Personally I'd stand pat as I like Upton over Kemp and Oswalt over Beckett. Not by a lot, though.
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