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Postby jlm53089 » Sun Apr 22, 2012 5:46 pm

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I have pitching to deal and am in need of an OF, I was offered either Swisher or Willingham, who would you take?

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Re: Swisher or Willingham - WHIR

Postby RyeWhiskey » Sun Apr 22, 2012 5:49 pm

They are very similar players with similar historical performances.
Swisher is younger, while Willingham is destroying the ball right now but has a less consistent history.

I'm personally not interested in either. Who are you giving up?
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Postby jlm53089 » Sun Apr 22, 2012 5:53 pm

Annibal Sanchez.. I have a surplus of SP, and need a OF because I lack depth in a for a 4 OF league.
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Postby RyeWhiskey » Sun Apr 22, 2012 6:14 pm

jlm53089 wrote:Annibal Sanchez.. I have a surplus of SP, and need a OF because I lack depth in a for a 4 OF league.


I like Sanchez way more than Willingham/Swisher. So no, I wouldn't make this trade. What OF are on the WW?
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Re: Swisher or Willingham - WHIR

Postby jlm53089 » Sun Apr 22, 2012 8:13 pm

AngryMonkey wrote:
jlm53089 wrote:Annibal Sanchez.. I have a surplus of SP, and need a OF because I lack depth in a for a 4 OF league.


I like Sanchez way more than Willingham/Swisher. So no, I wouldn't make this trade. What OF are on the WW?


I have got Ethier, Heyward, Wells, Fowler. and thats it so I was trying to get some to platoon with wells and fowler.
Best Available OF based on Own %

Pagan - Waivers
Belt
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Ross - Waivers
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Postby NikkiSixx » Sun Apr 22, 2012 8:36 pm

First I would wait for Pagan to clear waivers and go for him... unless you have a low waiver claim, then just put one in for him.


I would much rather prefer Swisher for the whole season. Willingham is looking good but I think he's cooled off a bit and has already passed his highest point. Swisher you are more likely to get around 30 HR's and 100 RBI's. Especially since Swisher is a switch hitter and his home park favors lefties so much.
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