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Postby ryetoast93 » Wed Jun 01, 2011 10:54 pm

I am adopting a new strategy in my league. I'm trading away all of my starters and getting decent relievers for them from almost each team, ensuring I win saves and am very competitive in ERA and WHIP. Relievers are not hard to get in trades and are very cheap in my league, but just about every closer and really good setup guy is owned (Venters, Balfour, I think even Fernando Rodney is owned). Thus, I can trade some of my very good staff and get bats AND closers. With that in mind, here is the deal:

My: Halladay, Cain, Sizemore
for.....
His: Braun, Madson, and Santana/Montero

I want to put Weiters on the bench, get a great bat in Braun, and a solid closer in Madson. Contreras is available so I would probably handcuff the two for all of Philly's save opps.

Also, which catcher do you prefer!?
Dont forget to post links, I'll respond as soon as I can.

8 Team H2H 10 Categories 5 Keepers

C - Weiters
1B - M. Cabrera
2B - Utley
3B - McGehee
SS - A. Ramirez
2B/SS - A. Cabrera
1B/3B - G. Sanchez
OF - Kemp
OF - McCutchen
OF - Stubbs
OF - Brantley
OF - Sizemore
UTIL - Beckham
Bench - Holliday (INJ)
DL - Wright
DL - Davis

SP - Halladay
SP - Haren
SP - Cain
SP - Hamels
SP - G. Gonzalez
SP - D. Hudson
SP - Cahill
RP - Valverde
RP - Nunez
RP - Walden
RP - Venters
RP - Salas
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Re: Big Braun Deal whir

Postby jruffus1 » Wed Jun 01, 2011 11:21 pm

I'd prefer to have Braun, Madson, and Santana.
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Re: Big Braun Deal whir

Postby whatevatreva88 » Wed Jun 01, 2011 11:26 pm

Santana > Montero
Trojans, Lakers, Dodgers.
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Re: Big Braun Deal whir

Postby BiGAnT » Wed Jun 01, 2011 11:39 pm

I think its a solid strategy but Halladay and Cain might be a bit too much..I guess it depends on how you look at it but again if that's the strategy you're going with then I would definitely take Santana over Montero and also I like the idea of Contreras and Madson..I like what I've seen from Madson so far, especially being a Phils fan, I love it!! Good luck and thanks for the help with mine! ;-D
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Re: Big Braun Deal whir

Postby whitheadsuxs » Wed Jun 01, 2011 11:45 pm

if its santana maybe with ur strategy id like it hurry up though matts going on the dl tomorrow
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