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First overall pick?

Postby JamonaX » Tue Mar 29, 2011 10:56 am

I have the first overall pick in my draft tonight. It is an espn league with standard head to head category scoring. Should I take pujols 1st or hanley because ss position isnt to deep. Is there anybody deep in ss that I could snag in the later rounds? Any advice I would apriciate it because it's my first year playing.
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Re: First overall pick?

Postby PensSteelersBucs » Tue Mar 29, 2011 11:01 am

I had first overall in my league as well. I think everyone will disagree with me, but I went Hanley. The depth at SS make Hanley more valuable to me, even though Pujols is clearly the best player in baseball. I took Hanley, and than Ryan Howard in the third. I like the sounds of that much better than the guy who took Pujols 2nd in my league, and is starting Furcall at SS.
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Re: First overall pick?

Postby avsfan4ever33 » Tue Mar 29, 2011 1:26 pm

You have to take the best player available by far - Albert Pujols.
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Re: First overall pick?

Postby footballisbetter.com » Tue Mar 29, 2011 3:50 pm

avsfan4ever33 wrote:You have to take the best player available by far - Albert Pujols.

This ;-D
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Re: First overall pick?

Postby Steve-o » Tue Mar 29, 2011 3:57 pm

Pujols for sure. If you miss out on the top 7 ss, I actually don't mind Yunel Escobar as a deeper option. And depending on your league, Nishioka can qualify at SS.
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