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Postby woody1351 » Fri Apr 08, 2011 1:13 pm

C Víctor Martínez (Det - C,1B)
1B Pablo Sandoval (SF - 1B,3B)
2B Brandon Phillips (Cin - 2B)
3B Casey McGehee (Mil - 3B)
SS Asdrubal Cabrera (Cle - SS)
OF Bobby Abreu (LAA - OF)
OF Justin Upton (Ari - OF)
OF Mike Stanton (Fla - OF)
Util Adam Dunn (CWS - 1B)
SP Justin Verlander (Det - SP)
SP Chris Carpenter (StL - SP)
SP Jordan Zimmermann (Was - SP)
SP Jaime García (StL - SP)
SP Kyle Lohse (StL - SP)
RP Francisco Rodríguez (NYM - RP)
RP Ryan Franklin (StL - RP)
RP Chris Pérez (Cle - RP)
RP Kevin Jepsen (LAA - RP)
P Kyle McClellan (StL - RP)
BN Michael Morse (Was - 1B,OF)
BN Omar Infante (Fla - 2B,3B,SS,OF)
BN Brett Wallace (Hou - 1B)
DL Jason Bay (NYM - OF) DL
BN Jorge De La Rosa (Col - SP)
BN Fausto Carmona (Cle - SP)

Its a 14 team keeper. R HR RBI SB AVG OBP W SV K HLD ERA WHIP. every person is given a round value based on draft spot and performance. ackley was drafted 23rd round so he wont be much higher next yr which is good. who should i drop and should i use it.
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Re: #2 waiver for Ackley

Postby fantasybaseballking » Fri Apr 08, 2011 5:24 pm

C Víctor Martínez (Det - C,1B)
1B Pablo Sandoval (SF - 1B,3B)
2B Brandon Phillips (Cin - 2B)
3B Casey McGehee (Mil - 3B)
SS Asdrubal Cabrera (Cle - SS)
OF Bobby Abreu (LAA - OF)
OF Justin Upton (Ari - OF)
OF Mike Stanton (Fla - OF)
Util Adam Dunn (CWS - 1B)
SP Justin Verlander (Det - SP)
SP Chris Carpenter (StL - SP)
SP Jordan Zimmermann (Was - SP)
SP Jaime García (StL - SP)
SP Kyle Lohse (StL - SP)
RP Francisco Rodríguez (NYM - RP)
RP Ryan Franklin (StL - RP)
RP Chris Pérez (Cle - RP)
RP Kevin Jepsen (LAA - RP)
P Kyle McClellan (StL - RP)
BN Michael Morse (Was - 1B,OF)
BN Omar Infante (Fla - 2B,3B,SS,OF)
BN Brett Wallace (Hou - 1B)
DL Jason Bay (NYM - OF) DL
BN Jorge De La Rosa (Col - SP)
BN Fausto Carmona (Cle - SP)

Its a 14 team keeper. R HR RBI SB AVG OBP W SV K HLD ERA WHIP. every person is given a round value based on draft spot and performance. ackley was drafted 23rd round so he wont be much higher next yr which is good. who should i drop and should i use it.


How does the keeper system work? Can you keep everybody? I ask because you said he was already drafted last season.

When Ackley comes up (probably mid-season), you're not going to get much in the way of fantasy production, so you'd need to be patient for a few years, He'll probably contribute in BAvg and R sooner, though. Think Howie Kendrick with a higher power ceiling.

From 2011-2012, I can't see Ackley doing much more than .280/.360./.400 with a lot of doubles, but not many homers and only 5-10 stolen bases. With Ackley, it's still all about projection for future batting titles.

What other players would be available?

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