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Hellickson/Alexi Ram for Shields? WHIR

Postby jruffus1 » Mon Jul 18, 2011 2:25 pm

I am in a 12-team H2H non-keeper league and am looking to upgrade one of my starters. I already own Starlin Castro, so I am very open to dealing Alexi. Do you think that this offering would be a fair one for Shields?
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Re: Hellickson/Alexi Ram for Shields? WHIR

Postby bginda2g » Mon Jul 18, 2011 2:27 pm

No, I wouldn't want to acquire a retired middle reliever.
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Re: Hellickson/Alexi Ram for Shields? WHIR

Postby jruffus1 » Mon Jul 18, 2011 2:30 pm

Sorry lol that was a slip.
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Re: Hellickson/Alexi Ram for Shields? WHIR

Postby kidsilk » Mon Jul 18, 2011 2:53 pm

In my opinion you would be giving up too much to get Shields who I see declining in the second half. I would rather have Hellickson and ARam for now.

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Re: Hellickson/Alexi Ram for Shields? WHIR

Postby Lenny6 » Mon Jul 18, 2011 5:17 pm

It is a fair offer, but like the other posters I'm not sold on Shields' breakout as an elite option. I would try to land somebody with a better track record first, but if you beleive in Shields then the deal makes sense.

Thanks for the help on mine!
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