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Brantley Or B.J?

Postby brenzie » Fri Jun 10, 2011 2:55 pm

Who would you rather have for rest of year?

Michael Brantley or B.J. Upton?

10 team 5x5 H2H

My team:

c - Santana
1b - Fielder
2b - Pedroia
3b - Moustakas
ss - Andrus
OF - Guerrero
OF - BJ Upton
OF - Morrison
Util - M Cabrera
BN - Tabata

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Re: Brantley Or B.J?

Postby Devil Doc » Fri Jun 10, 2011 2:57 pm

BJ Upton.

What's the reason for the question? Trade? WW?
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Re: Brantley Or B.J?

Postby brenzie » Fri Jun 10, 2011 3:19 pm

I am weary of Upton's batting average and Brantley is available on the WW. I can get close to Upton's stats with a higher average.
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Re: Brantley Or B.J?

Postby KaPluie » Fri Jun 10, 2011 3:25 pm

I would expect BJ to outperform Brantley.
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Re: Brantley Or B.J?

Postby Millhouse » Fri Jun 10, 2011 5:05 pm

I wouldn't outright drop BJ if you want to snag Brantley. Put together a 2-for-1 with BJ & ____ for a stud, then snag Brantley off waivers. e.g. BJ and J. Sanchez for Jon Lester....BJ and Stephen Drew for Reyes, etc etc....it effectively becomes BJ & PLAYER X for STUD and Brantley. You win.

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Re: Brantley Or B.J?

Postby RyeWhiskey » Fri Jun 10, 2011 5:24 pm

BJ Upton is much more valuable than Brantley. I don't know why you'd drop BJ at all... trade him if you don't want him on your squad.
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Re: Brantley Or B.J?

Postby avsfan4ever33 » Fri Jun 10, 2011 6:48 pm

AngryMonkey wrote:BJ Upton is much more valuable than Brantley. I don't know why you'd drop BJ at all... trade him if you don't want him on your squad.


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Brantley's not a bad option, but Upton has a much higher ceiling and has shown flashes of it this season.
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