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Will Colby Rasmus Perform? WHIR

Postby sigriffey » Wed Mar 21, 2012 5:24 pm

I am thinking of accepting this trade to help my rotation:

I give -- Delmon Young and Francisco Liriano for Colby Rasmus and Brandon Beachy

But my question is whether Rasmus will perform this year. Should I just pursue a one-for-one deal (Delmon for Beachy) or will Rasmus be an asset for me?


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Re: Will Colby Rasmus Perform? WHIR

Postby bobnerns » Wed Mar 21, 2012 6:07 pm

I would take either, but probably lean toward just Young for Beachy. I don't have too much faith in Rasmus this season.

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Re: Will Colby Rasmus Perform? WHIR

Postby sigriffey » Wed Mar 21, 2012 6:26 pm

Will I have any veto problems with Delmon Young for Beachy straight up?
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Re: Will Colby Rasmus Perform? WHIR

Postby silverZ » Wed Mar 21, 2012 6:44 pm

Young = Rasmus
Liriano < Beachy

I like that package a lot for you. I'm higher on Rasmus and lower on Delmon than most though.
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Re: Will Colby Rasmus Perform? WHIR

Postby kidsilk » Wed Mar 21, 2012 7:08 pm

Go for the package. I think Rasmus will outperform Delmon this year and I love me some Beachy. I don't think you would be able to get Beachy straight up for Delmon but thats just me.

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Re: Will Colby Rasmus Perform? WHIR

Postby mpieco » Wed Mar 21, 2012 7:12 pm

I liked the package this morning, and I still like it tonight.

I don't think the other owner would go for a Beachy/Young straight up deal unless the Young we're talking about is Michael.
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Re: Will Colby Rasmus Perform? WHIR

Postby MaudDib » Wed Mar 21, 2012 10:10 pm

Love the deal. You are getting the best player in the deal with Beachy and Rasmus still has a lot of potential and could turn into the second best player in the deal.
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Re: Will Colby Rasmus Perform? WHIR

Postby Element » Wed Mar 21, 2012 10:13 pm

Either way you go I like it for you. Absolutely love Beachy.
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