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Re: trading votto away in a 10 team shallow league WHIR

Postby dannahann » Thu Apr 05, 2012 6:45 pm

In a shallow league it's typically better to hold onto the top stud. That said your OF is weak for a 10 teamer so the deal makes some sense. Personally I'd advertize Votto's availability and shoot for a stronger OF in return.
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Re: trading votto away in a 10 team shallow league WHIR

Postby fierro33 » Thu Apr 05, 2012 6:59 pm

Andrew McCutchen, Pit OF
.258avg r-87 hr-23 rbi-89 sb-23


those numbers dont look too good....kinda like swisher with steals
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Re: trading votto away in a 10 team shallow league WHIR

Postby HOOTIE » Thu Apr 05, 2012 8:54 pm

fierro33 wrote:Andrew McCutchen, Pit OF
.258avg r-87 hr-23 rbi-89 sb-23


those numbers dont look too good....kinda like swisher with steals


You got to account for age. He's only 25.
Those are good numbers for a 24 year old.
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Re: trading votto away in a 10 team shallow league WHIR

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

I think I would take the deal, but I would counter once... play up the first round value.... the new big contract.... see if you can upgrade one other position even mildly. If he doesnt budge, then come back to his deal, but since he offered it to you, I imagine there is a little wiggle room. Good luck.
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