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Trade Eric Hosmer for Jesus Montero

Postby danthefan » Wed May 16, 2012 5:45 pm

I give Eric Hosmer

and get Jesus Montero

I'm on the fence. I'm solid at 1B so I'm good moving one, but Ruiz is on fire right now so C isn't currently a problem other than I'm behind on my IP at catcher.

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10 teams
Keeper format (Keep 5 every year, redraft the rest of the team)

C - Carlos Ruiz
1B - Freddie Freeman
2B - Dustin Pedroia
3B - Will Middlebrooks
SS - Asdrubal Cabrera
CI - Mark Teixeira
MI - Dee Gordon
OF - Allen Craig
OF - Cameron Maybin
OF - Dayan Viciedo
OF - Denard Span
Util - Adam LaRoche
Util - Daniel Nava
BN - Logan Morrison
BN - Pedro Alvarez
BN - David Freese
BN - Brandon Belt
BN - Jed Lowrie
BN - Eric Hosmer
BN - Desmond Jennings
DL - Jacoby Ellsbury

SP - Chad Billingsly
SP - Josh Johnson
RP - Frank Francisco
RP - Vinnie Pestano
P - Matt Thornton
P - Mike Adams
P - David Robertson
P - Trevor Cahill
BN - Ryan Dempster
BN - Anibal Sanchez
DL - Drew Storen
DL - Cory Luebke
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Re: Trade Eric Hosmer for Jesus Montero

Postby MashinSpuds » Wed May 16, 2012 7:08 pm

I would stay put. Montero would be nice to have, but you don't need him. Hosmer will probably outproduce, or at least break even, with Montero by year's end.
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Re: Trade Eric Hosmer for Jesus Montero

Postby danthefan » Fri May 18, 2012 4:01 pm

Thanks for the help! I'll hold steady
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Re: Trade Eric Hosmer for Jesus Montero

Postby Zhangman1 » Fri May 18, 2012 4:55 pm

wow really tough. Like you said, you're pretty good at 1B this year.

I don't think Ruiz keeps this up all year so I think in terms of winning this year, the trade will help you because of the upgrade from Ruiz to Montero. Hosmer might have better numbers than Montero at the end of the year but Hosmer plays at a position where offense numbers are easier to come by.

If you could get a secondary upgrade somewhere else with Montero I would do it. Otherwise it's a coin flip

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Re: Trade Eric Hosmer for Jesus Montero

Postby baegames » Fri May 18, 2012 6:53 pm

I would take Montero due to the benefit of C over 1b.

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