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WHIR, Trade Gordon for Bruce?

Postby KaPluie » Mon Aug 15, 2011 3:02 pm

I give my Alex Gordon and a 10th round pick, for his Jay Bruce and a 19th round pick. Which side do you like better? This is a keeper league (only keep 3, and give up draft pick equal to round player was selected), and Gordon is a good keeper, but I'm in first place looking to bring it home this year.

League: 12 teams, Daily H2H, 6x6, Keeper (3 players)
Roster Size: C, 1B, 2B, 3B, SS, OF, OF, OF, Util, SP, SP, RP, RP, P, P, P, BN, BN, BN, BN, BN, DL, DL

Batter Scoring: R, HR, RBI, SB, OBP, SLG
Pitching Scoring: W, SV, K, ERA, WHIP, Quality Starts

C - Alex Avila (C)
1B - Joey Votto (1B)
2B - Dan Uggla (2B)
3B - Michael Young (1B/2B/3B)
SS - Elvis Andrus (SS)
OF - Alex Gordon (3B/OF)
OF - Matt Holliday (OF)
OF - Brett Gardner (OF)
Utility - Melky Cabrera (OF)
Bench - Corey Hart (OF)
Bench - Jhonny Peralta (3B/SS)
Bench - Brett Lawrie (2B/3B)
DL - Shin-Soo Choo (OF)

SP - Cole Hamels (SP)
SP - Johnny Cueto (SP)
RP - Jonathan Papelbon (RP) (closer)
RP - Jose Valverde (RP) (closer)
P - Sergio Santos (RP) (closer)
P - Joe Nathan (RP) (closer)
P - Tim Stauffer (SP/RP)
Bench - Anibal Sanchez (SP)
Bench - Mark Buehrle (SP)
DL - Adam Wainwright (SP/DL)
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Re: WHIR, Trade Gordon for Bruce?

Postby germani40 » Mon Aug 15, 2011 3:10 pm

I would have rather kept Gordon. Bruce is just too streaky for me.

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C Napoli
1 Butler/Davis/Hosmer/Dunn
2 Young/Utley/Zobrist
3 Moustakas
SS Bonifacio/E Cabrera
OF Grandy/Choo/Reddick/Kubel
SP Anderson/C Lee/Oswalt
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RP Soriano/Myers/Johnson/Aceves/Parnell
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Re: WHIR, Trade Gordon for Bruce?

Postby CubsFan4Life23 » Mon Aug 15, 2011 3:23 pm

Agreed with Bruce and his streakiness. I think you stick with Gordon and the 10th Rd Pick...Bruce is too streaky plus you are giving up a 10 rd pick for a 19 round...Too much for something too streaky...

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