Lowrie / Halladay / Zobrist for Braun / Street (WHI) - Fantasy Baseball Cafe 2014 Fantasy Baseball Cafe
100% Deposit Bonus for Cafe Members!

Return to Draft, Trade, Keeper and Waivers Questions

Lowrie / Halladay / Zobrist for Braun / Street (WHI)

Moderator: Baseball Moderators

Lowrie / Halladay / Zobrist for Braun / Street (WHI)

Postby surista » Fri May 06, 2011 3:44 am

Slight update: Previous trade offer fell through since the other owner now has some DL issues, but he came back with the following offer:
I give: Lowrie / Halladay / Zobrist
I get: Braun / Street

12-team standard 5x5. I'm in first place, but very weak in saves (catching up slowly txs to some waiver wire work but still behind), and weak in RBI and AVG.

This trade leaves me with a hole at 2B, and the waiver wire is pretty grim (Callapso? Beckham?Carroll?). But does shore up RBIs and probably Avg. I am happy with my starting pitching and would run in to inning limits anyway, so I'm fine there.

My team:
Wieters (C)
Butler (1B)
Lowrie (2B/SS)
Longoria (3B)
Reyes (SS)
Quentin (OF)
Cruz (OF)
Zobrist (1B/2B/OF)
Span (OF)
Beltre (Util)
Tabata (OF)
BJ Upton (OF)

Halladay (SP)
Haren (SP)
W.Rodriguez (SP)
Billingsley (SP)
Norris (SP)
Kuroda (SP)
Capps (RP)
E. Sanchez (RP)
Farnsworth (RP)
V. Padilla (RP)
Oliver (RP)
Peavy (DL)

Standings by category:
Runs: 3rd
HR: 3rd
RBI: 6th
SB: 1st
AVG: 6th
W: T1st
SV: 8th
K: T6th
ERA: 3rd
Little League Legend
Little League Legend

Posts: 14
Joined: 7 Oct 2004
Home Cafe: Baseball

Re: Lowrie / Halladay / Zobrist for Braun / Street (WHI)

Postby RUnited » Fri May 06, 2011 4:12 am

I'd take the deal, but I'm also very partial towards Braun and Street. I have Street in my team and although he dropped a clangger today I think he's got 50 saves in him with the Rockies this season.

I've also been trying to trade for Braun but couldn't work out a deal not to lose too much. He's worth 1.5 outfielders on his own at the moment.

I don't think the deal is fantastic but you could take it and try your luck on the waiver for 2B.

Help with mine? viewtopic.php?t=429674
College Coach
College Coach

Posts: 145
Joined: 3 May 2011
Home Cafe: Baseball

Re: Lowrie / Halladay / Zobrist for Braun / Street (WHI)

Postby theoneconstant » Fri May 06, 2011 9:45 pm

I think you need to take Lowrie or Zobrist out of the deal OR offer a lesser SP than Halladay. I think you're giving up too much.
Softball Supervisor
Softball Supervisor

User avatar

Posts: 26
Joined: 5 May 2011
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: San Francisco, CA & Boston, MA

Return to Draft, Trade, Keeper and Waivers Questions

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 7 guests

Forums Articles & Tips Sleepers Rankings Leagues

Today's Games
Sunday, Sep. 21
(All times are EST, weather icons show forecast for game time)

Toronto at NY Yankees
(1:05 pm)
Washington at Miami
(1:10 pm)
NY Mets at Atlanta
(1:35 pm)
Boston at Baltimore
(1:35 pm)
Milwaukee at Pittsburgh
(1:35 pm)
Chi White Sox at Tampa Bay
(1:40 pm)
Cleveland at Minnesota
(2:10 pm)
Detroit at Kansas City
(2:10 pm)
Seattle at Houston
(2:10 pm)
LA Dodgers at Chi Cubs
(2:20 pm)
Texas at LA Angels
(3:35 pm)
Philadelphia at Oakland
(4:05 pm)
Arizona at Colorado
(4:10 pm)
San Francisco at San Diego
(4:10 pm)
Cincinnati at St. Louis
(8:05 pm)

  • Fantasy Baseball
  • Article Submissions
  • Privacy Statement
  • Site Survey 
  • Contact