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Deal Freeman for a closer? (WHIR)

Postby nyr199435 » Tue May 08, 2012 10:48 pm

Batters:
1B: 1 point
2B: 2
3B: 3
HR: 4
RBI: 1
SB: 2
CS: -2
BB: 1
IBB: 1
K: -1
GDIP: -4
CYC: 4
SLAM: 5

Pitchers:
IP: 1
W: 7
L: -7
CG: 4.5
SHO: 9
SV: 7
ER: -1
BB: -1
IBB: -1
K: 0.5
HLD: 4
NH: 18
PG: 27
QS: 3.5
BSV: -7

Pending trade:
Giving: Jake Peavy, Jim Johnson
Getting: Mark Teixeira


Getting Tex and losing Johnson means I should probably move Freeman or someone else for a closer. I found one guy in our league who has a real weak 1B. His RPs are Bell, Nathan, Rodney, Ogando and Chapman. Our league counts holds.

He also has a few starters I'm interested in: Price, Gallardo, Cueto, Lewis, Halladay (no chance on this one I'm thinking).

I have three options the way I see it:
1) Offer Freeman for Nathan/Rodney, or someone else
2) Offer a package for a guy like Price (one of my SP's + Freeman)
3) When the trade clears, use the empty spot to add Tyler Clippard maybe, and also drop LaHair for somebody

What's the best course of action? I apologize for the several questions, but not sure what to do now that I'm losing Johnson. The trade may be a bad fit for my team, but it was too good to say no to.

Thanks and leave a link!

12 teams
H2H Points
1 year

C: Buster Posey
1B: Freddie Freeman
2B: Robinson Cano
3B: David Wright
SS: Starlin Castro
OF: Yoenis Cespedes
OF: Corey Hart
OF: Nelson Cruz
Util: Jesus Montero
BN: Dee Gordon, Bryce Harper, Mike Trout, Bryan LaHair
DL: Carl Crawford, Chris Young

SP: Justin Verlander, Matt Moore, Adam Wainwright, Johan Santana, Vance Worley, Jake Peavy, Mike Minor, Jarrod Parker
RP: Jim Johnson, Henry Rodriguez, Ernesto Frieri
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Re: Deal Freeman for a closer? (WHIR)

Postby chinch sacs » Tue May 08, 2012 11:21 pm

Great job selling high on Johnson and Peavy. ;-D

Id try to move an OF, you have plenty and Young should be back soon. Is it a keeper league? if not maybe one of the two youngsters (trout and harper) with freeman for a SP? the league favors starters a great deal.

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