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Re: Punt saves?

Postby Mateo de Lorenzo » Sun Jan 01, 2012 11:37 am

SecretAgentMan wrote:I would not recommend punting saves intentionally. That said, scrounging the lower mid-tier for guys is the way to go imo. In a 16 team league, all you need is two mediocre closers and you should finish no worse than middle of the pack in the category.


Yeah I was convinced to not punt. In round 15 i got Mariano, in round 16 i got putz and round 17 just for kicks I got Farnsworth, so I think im set there.

thanks for all the advice everybody.!
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Re: Punt saves?

Postby Dan Charette » Sun Jan 01, 2012 11:51 am

I'm in a deep dynasty league ( 20 team , 30 man roster ) I try to have a closer , but my biggest thing is to try and have backup position players for each position. Depending on roster size, there may not be any free agents who start . When you get an injury , you'll have a player to stick in your lineup. I usually get relief pitchers when I have players go on the DL. There's always some hold candidates who are available.
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Re: Punt saves?

Postby bigh0rt » Sun Jan 01, 2012 4:53 pm

I would never punt any category unless it became an absolute necessity during a season. Definitely not anything I would ever plan intentionally.
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