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Deal SP for OF

Postby TheGuru » Mon Jun 13, 2011 1:54 pm

20 games out of first and barely holding on to 6th place (6 playoff teams). Do I deal a SP like Sabathia for an OF?

12 Teams, H2h, 5x5 Scoring, Daily Changes, Non keeper

C Matt Wieters
1B Albert Pujols
2B Dustin Pedroia
3B Michael Young
SS Stephen Drew
MI Jhonny Peralta
OF Jayson Werth
OF Jay Bruce
OF Jeff Francoeur
OF Chris Coghlan
Util Gaby Sanchez
BN Cameron Maybin
DL Travis Hafner

Pitching

SP CC Sabathia
SP Tommy Hansson
SP Clayton Kershaw
RP Huston Steet
RP Chris Perez
P Craig Kimbrel
P Jordan Walden
P Aaron Crow
BN Matt Garza
BN Jake Peavy
BN Chis Carpernter
BN Scott Baker
BN Randy Wolf
DL Johan Santana
DL Brandon Webb
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Re: Deal SP for OF

Postby SumG » Mon Jun 13, 2011 2:12 pm

Is there no CI position in your league or is it just a typo?

Honestly, I don't think you need an impact bat, you just need to find some guys that can help with the back end of your team. Francouer, Coghlan, Maybin, Hafner, Baker and Wolf are all suspect to me. Further I don't think it's worth holding onto any of your DL guys right now unless its not costing you anything (if they're costing you a bench spot, I'd lose them). Further, I think you may find it hard to trade for an OF as big as CC would warrant. What might be easier is to try trading Sanchez for an OF (or maybe an OF and a Util), then switch up some of your back end guys. That might be enough to push you up the standings.

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Re: Deal SP for OF

Postby MaudDib » Mon Jun 13, 2011 3:33 pm

If you move CC, I think you need to get a bat and another SP back. Whether you have to throw something else in or whatever but I don't think you will gain any ground by trading away one of your best SP for an OF. Your OF will become strong and your SP will become weak creating the same problem you already have.
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