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Postby jasonpm311 » Thu Apr 14, 2011 2:44 pm

I was offered Craig Kimbrel for Carlos Beltran. He needs an OF, I need saves. Should I go for it?
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Postby Coach McGuirk » Thu Apr 14, 2011 2:51 pm

listen, it depends on the league size, but in my ten team mixed, I have Beltran and am considering dropping him. In a shallow league, I don't think you'll have much problem replacing his production off the FA market, plus he's going to be babied by the Mets and rest a lot. I would make that move, but again, it depends on the league.

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Postby FantasyMVP » Thu Apr 14, 2011 2:52 pm

YES you should, you absolutely should
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Re: Carlos Beltran's value? WHIR

Postby jasonpm311 » Thu Apr 14, 2011 2:52 pm

Thanks for the advice. It's a 12-team very active league; so, closers are hard to come by. Plus, I have Hart coming off the DL soon, and agree that Beltran's inconsistent playing time is frustrating. Should I go ahead and do it?
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Postby Conrax » Thu Apr 14, 2011 2:58 pm

Yeah I would go ahead and make the trade especially since you have Hart coming back soon to replace Beltran's production.

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Postby TrippySG » Thu Apr 14, 2011 3:23 pm

Thx for the help on mine. Absolutely make this trade. Beltran is washed up, Kimbrel is dominating. I wouldnt have drafted Beltran at all, I would spend a middle round draft pick on Kimbrel as a #1 or #2 closer in hindsight
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Re: Carlos Beltran's value? WHIR

Postby kaiser » Thu Apr 14, 2011 4:09 pm

Hells yes. Kimbrel has real potential as a top-ten closer, and he'll get plenty of chances. Beltran is at the end of a good career... there are similar numbers all over the wire. Make the deal fast.
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Re: Carlos Beltran's value? WHIR

Postby mythmade » Thu Apr 14, 2011 4:39 pm

I would take this without hesitation. Kimbrel has nasty stuff closing for a top team, potential top closer.


Beltran is too much of a risk


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