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Postby SpecialFNK » Tue May 31, 2011 7:15 pm

5x5, roto, yahoo, non keeper, 12 team, DEEP 28 roster spots.

give- Eric Hosmer, Jeremy Hellickson, Denard Span.
get- Mike Stanton, Andrew Bailey.

I want to trade Hosmer, preferably for an OF with power. I have Teixeira/AdGonzalez for 1B/CI and then can only use Hosmer in the 1 UT spot leaving me unable to use anyone else with only 1B eligibility.
I also want to trade Hellickson. I have a rotation of Kershaw/Hamels/Haren/Billinglsey/Kuroda/Wandy/Hellickson, but I prefer NL pitchers over AL pitchers, especially the AL East.

I want Stanton and Bailey. I assume Hosmer and Hellickson likely aren't enough, who is a good 3rd person? Span?
this other owner is in last place. in this private league I can see the date of last activity and he is still active, but I question some of his decisions, or non decisions. he still has Morales in a DL Spot and Ian Stewart on the bench.

MY ROSTER
CA- B McCann
1B- A Gonzalez
2B- G Beckham
3B- M Prado
SS- E Andrus
CI- M Teixeira
MI- E Young
OF- J Heyward
OF- A Jackson
OF- D Span
OF- R Ludwick
OF- M Morse
UT- E Hosmer
BN- L Nix
BN- M Izturis
BN- A Craig
BN- A Huff
BN- J Miranda
DL- J Bourgeois
DL- D Freese

SP- C Kershaw
SP- C Hamels
RP- H Bell
RP- J Axford
P- A Crow
P- D Haren
P- H Kiroda
P- C Billingsley
BN- J Hellickson
BN- W Rodriguez

I'm in 3rd place.
R (8) HR (9) RBI (9) SB (7) AVG(8) W (10) SV (6) K (10) ERA (12) WHIP (12)

HIS ROSTER
CA- M Wieters
1B- M LaPorta
2B- K Johnson
3B- D Wright
SS- S Castro
CI- T Helton
MI- F Sanchez
OF- M Holliday
OF- A McCutchen
OF- M Stanton
OF- A Rios
OF- A Pagan
UT- D Ortiz
BN- O Infante
BN- P Burrell
BN- I Stewart
DL- O Hudson
DL- K Morales

SP- C Lee
SP- F Liriano
RP- A Bailey
RP- K Farnsworth
P- B Lyon
P- T Clippard
P- F Rodney
P- B Norris
BN- E Santana
BN- C Pavano
BN- CJ Wilson
BN- B Webb
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Re: Hosmer/Hellickson/Span for Stanton/Bailey ? ..WHIR

Postby donald17 » Tue May 31, 2011 8:14 pm

I like the deal you said and I think it would be good for your team... I would leave the base of the deal alone and keep trying a different 3rd to get this done and see what happens
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Re: Hosmer/Hellickson/Span for Stanton/Bailey ? ..WHIR

Postby dubstar » Tue May 31, 2011 8:26 pm

yea that seems like a good deal for you. I'd make that move. Hellickson could be limited a bit on innings and I'd rather have Stanton than Hosmer.
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Re: Hosmer/Hellickson/Span for Stanton/Bailey ? ..WHIR

Postby jeffkoz12 » Wed Jun 01, 2011 5:03 pm

Close call, but do it.

Positive: Power in the OF.
Negative: you could get more for Hellickson, especially in a package deal.


Thanks for the help with mine.
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Re: Hosmer/Hellickson/Span for Stanton/Bailey ? ..WHIR

Postby jruffus1 » Wed Jun 01, 2011 5:49 pm

I do not like this deal at all because not only will you have to fill up either one of your OF spots or Util spot with one of your bench players, but Wandy is in the DL and I hear Haren was hurt and may be heading there as well. I mean Kershaw, Haren, and Hamels are sure things (more so for Kershaw and Haren), and Bills is very good, but without Hellickson your staff is basically composed of only a few great pitchers and a couple of so-so ones.

Like I said, if Haren ends up on the DL this trade is going to KILL you so I'd wait and see if that happens or not.
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