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Postby osbtensor » Sun Aug 07, 2011 4:35 pm

it's a points only league so avg doesn't really factor.. other than if you're not hitting, you're not getting any points.

i've got three rookies who i hate to give up.. ackley and jennings have been great and i think lawrie will be the same. hit 2-4 with a hr in his 3rd game.

i'm thinking the odd man out is werth. he's actually started showing signs of turning it around, but i think trumbo is better. what do you guys think?

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2b - r. cano, i. kinsler, d. ackley
3b - m. young. b. lawrie
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Postby dooho » Sun Aug 07, 2011 5:22 pm

thanks for your help on mine. i think you have enough speed guys on your team and certainly trumbo is more valuable than werth in the power department. i think you're right, i'd let go of werth.
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Postby sigriffey » Sun Aug 07, 2011 5:36 pm

Yeah I think Trumbo will continue to put up good counting stats at a better rate tha. Werth, so u can make that move.
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Postby Bolthead04 » Sun Aug 07, 2011 7:56 pm

If it's not a keeper, I would consider dropping Ackley before Werth. Trumbo has been putting up decent power numbers, so the move is solid. I just would take Werth over Ackley right now, given that he's heating up and Ackley is a rookie on the M's (two not so great traits). Even if it was a keeper, I'd rather drop Ackley than Werth, although by a lesser margin.

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Postby MadDog36 » Mon Aug 08, 2011 7:11 am

j. werthfor trumbo I can't believe he's a FA!
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