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Postby CubsFan4Life23 » Wed May 11, 2011 2:44 pm

So to follow up on a previous post...the guy wants Miggy badly...I offered him the following trade:

Holliday/Posey/Lester/Ellsbury/Kimbrel for Miggy/Buck/A Jones/RRoberts/Ogando

he counter with:

Holiday/Lester/Posey or Ellsbury for Miggy/Ogando and I would dump Buck, take A Hill off of DL and dump R Roberts.

is the counter offer he made worthy of my Miguel? Team and league setting below.

My Team: (12 team H2H keeper (5x5 - OBP replaces AVG) - basic positions with 2 util spots)
Buck
Miguel
Prado
Tulo
Gordon
Rasmus/Choo/JUpton
Berkman (1B/OF)/A Jones
bench - r roberts
DL A Hill and R Zimmerman

SP - Masterson / Danks / Hanson / Ogando / Garza / Kennedy / D Hudson / Cain
Santos / Storen
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Re: Miggy Blockbuster...WHIR

Postby Rampage23 » Wed May 11, 2011 2:55 pm

You upgrade starting pitching in a big way and catcher so I would probably do it if you feel comfortable with Berkman at first base.
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Re: Miggy Blockbuster...WHIR

Postby CubsFan4Life23 » Wed May 11, 2011 2:56 pm

That is the big issue...I'd be losing Miguel Cabrera...though I would be getting a lot in return...biggest concern is Miggy in his prime in a league where we keep 4. (last year I kept Zimmerman, Upton, Tulo and Miggy)
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Re: Miggy Blockbuster...WHIR

Postby Rampage23 » Wed May 11, 2011 3:04 pm

CubsFan4Life23 wrote:That is the big issue...I'd be losing Miguel Cabrera...though I would be getting a lot in return...biggest concern is Miggy in his prime in a league where we keep 4. (last year I kept Zimmerman, Upton, Tulo and Miggy)

I imagine you would keep Holliday, Lester, Upton, and Tulo/Posey out of this group so you would be keeping 2/3 in the trade back. You aren't going to replace Miguel going forward but first is a lot easier to find than say C, it's a tough decision for sure.
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Re: Miggy Blockbuster...WHIR

Postby jruffus1 » Wed May 11, 2011 3:53 pm

I actually seem to like this trade from the start. Miggy would be a big loss but your also getting some major upgrades.
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Re: Miggy Blockbuster...WHIR

Postby timaxman » Wed May 11, 2011 3:56 pm

I would jump on this trade immediately
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Re: Miggy Blockbuster...WHIR

Postby sigriffey » Wed May 11, 2011 5:11 pm

I'd take it ... Holliday can rake, Lester will get you tons of K's and the wins will come. I love Ells but agree you should take this opportunity to upgrade your C with Posey. It's worth the loss IMO.
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Re: Miggy Blockbuster...WHIR

Postby whitheadsuxs » Wed May 11, 2011 5:20 pm

sucks to see him go but id agree with these guys only thing keeper league u cant draft him back depends how much u like him ona non fantasy level if u love miguel cab and hes as good as pujols to you and u think him gettin drunk all the time is fun and funny then na but if hes just a good player to you but you got 2 other people on ur team u love just as much then of course do it because ur getting alot in return
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