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Postby NikeTxGuy » Thu Mar 22, 2012 4:57 am

MY Hanley Ramirez AND Zack Greinke for HIS Justin Verlander AND Jimmy Rollins.

This is my team:

C - Matt Wieters
1B - Adrian Gonzalez
2B - Neil Walker
3B - Evan Longoria
SS - Hanley Ramirez
OF - Carlos Gonzalez
OF - Carl Crawford
OF - Carlos Beltran
UT - Derek Jeter
UT - Adam Lind
BN - Carlos Lee
BN - Alfonso Soriano

SP - Clayton Kershaw
SP - Zack Greinke
SP - Stephen Strasburg
SP - Michael Pineda
SP - Johnny Cueto
SP - Neftali Feliz

RP - Mariano Rivera
RP - Jonathan Papelbon
RP - Heath Bell
RP - Grant Balfour
RP - Jonny Venters
RP - David Robertson
C-Wieters/McCann 1B-Freeman 2B-Kipnis 3B-Trumbo SS-Segura OF-C.Gonzalez OF-Trout OF-Dunn UT-Bourn UT-Andrus
BN:McLouth-Wieters-Arenado

(SP) Kershaw-Moore-Corbin-Buchholz-T.Wood-Fernandez-Teheran
(RP) Rivera-J.Johnson-Gregg-Robertson
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Re: Should I do this trade? WHIR...

Postby NikeTxGuy » Thu Mar 22, 2012 4:58 am

Or should I try for MY Hanley/Greinke for HIS Josh Hamilton/Verlander? He has been advertising that Josh Hamilton is on the trading block but not sure if he would go for that.
C-Wieters/McCann 1B-Freeman 2B-Kipnis 3B-Trumbo SS-Segura OF-C.Gonzalez OF-Trout OF-Dunn UT-Bourn UT-Andrus
BN:McLouth-Wieters-Arenado

(SP) Kershaw-Moore-Corbin-Buchholz-T.Wood-Fernandez-Teheran
(RP) Rivera-J.Johnson-Gregg-Robertson
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Postby BeanTown » Thu Mar 22, 2012 7:48 am

What size league is this?
Your team already looks solid. I like the Hamilton version better but he makes me nervous. The thing is that I really believe Hanley reverts back to his studly self this season and I'm not a Rollins fan. If you go with Hamilton instead then you have to start Jeter at short which is a significant hit while Hamilton would start over Beltran or Lind. I'm tempted to say stay with your team.

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Postby MaudDib » Thu Mar 22, 2012 9:52 am

Nope on both. I like Hanley this year and reports are pretty encouraging out of spring training (take that for what it is worth). The first deal is a heck no. The second deal for Hamilton isn't bad, I just like Hanley more and I think Verlander and Greinke are closer than you might think.
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Postby ggs » Thu Mar 22, 2012 10:09 am

i would also pass.. i think greinke might surpass verlander this year.
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Re: Should I do this trade? WHIR...

Postby Knights » Thu Mar 22, 2012 10:30 am

Agreed - keep what you have. Hanley >> Rollins and Grienke is a ver good SP in his own right.

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