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Re: Drop a Starter for a Reliever?

Postby joeyg2323 » Thu Apr 05, 2012 12:11 pm

allday643dp wrote:The league is just me and my friends trying to learn, so it's 5x5 roto. Standard 25 man rosters. As per the law of the board, here's my position players:
Miguel Montero, Eric Hosmer, Dustin Pedroia, Kevin Youkilis, Troy Tulowitzki, Jose Reyes, Michael Cuddyer, Jacoby Ellsbury, Andrew McCutcheon, Michael Bourn, Emilio Bonifacio, Desmond Jennings, Adam Lind, Buster Posey, Alex Gordon

But more importantly, here is my question and my pitchers: Should I drop one of my starters to pick up Heath Bell out of FA?

Clayton Kershaw
Cole Hamels
Matt Cain
Yovani Gallardo
James Shields
Stephen Strasburg
Madison Bumgarner
Brandon Beachy
Anibal Sanchez
Jason Motte


drop
montero- no need for 2 catchers
bonifacio- his major usage is SB and you already have bourn, ellsbury,reyes, mccutch and jennings
lind-no need for him

i would pick up 2 closers and maybe another SP.
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Re: Drop a Starter for a Reliever?

Postby Seanyfever » Thu Apr 05, 2012 11:37 pm

Sanchez or Lind.
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Re: Drop a Starter for a Reliever?

Postby HOOTIE » Thu Apr 05, 2012 11:41 pm

Seanyfever wrote:Sanchez or Lind.

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Re: Drop a Starter for a Reliever?

Postby Fenris-77 » Fri Apr 06, 2012 12:28 am

Drop both Lind and Sanchez for closers if there's decent guys on the wire. (Why Bell is on the wire I have no idea, but that wasn't the question :-b )
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