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Should I scoop up Lance Lynn for my bullpen?

Postby jdh2 » Sat Apr 28, 2012 7:36 pm

Lynn has been impressive this far, and has 2 starts this coming week. I haven't been using Nathan at all because I prefer to use starters w/ RP eligibility. I'm thinking of dropping Nathan for Lynn & going with Samardzija & Lynn next week since they each have two starts. I'd then go with a platoon in my bullpen depending on who has 2 starts from week to week (Luebke, Samardzija, Lynn). Would you do this?

10 team head to head redraft league w/ standard scoring format.

C Weiters
1 Votto
2 Altuve
3 Beltre
S Cabrera
O McCutchen
Victorino
Heyward
U Aviles
Bench: Howard, Johnson, Carlos Lee
SP Halladay
Billingsly
Kennedy
Bumgardner
Zimmerman
RP League
Nathan
Samardzija
Luebke
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Re: Should I scoop up Lance Lynn for my bullpen?

Postby baegames » Sat Apr 28, 2012 7:40 pm

I don't disagree with the strategy but I think you need to see if you can trade Nathan (and/or League) rather than dropping him.

Do you have a DL slot for Ryan Howard?

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Re: Should I scoop up Lance Lynn for my bullpen?

Postby osbtensor » Sat Apr 28, 2012 8:39 pm

You should definitely try to trade nathan.. Texas should have the opportunity to win a lot of ball games and he's their closer. I'd bet there is someone who would take him in a minute.. You might even pair him up with someone else and get an upper level pitcher (or bat). if the 2 for 1 trade works then you can pick up lynn if you're dead set on getting him.

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Re: Should I scoop up Lance Lynn for my bullpen?

Postby rjlmets1 » Sat Apr 28, 2012 8:45 pm

I agree with the other posters 100% I wish I could add more but I cant

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Re: Should I scoop up Lance Lynn for my bullpen?

Postby wazzeus » Sat Apr 28, 2012 11:14 pm

Lynn should not be unowned. I like him over Samardzija instead of Nathan, though.
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