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what Trade is More doable?

Postby RJCAL » Wed May 16, 2012 11:13 pm

Team A : trades away: Pujolis, Kipnis, Morse (DL util June)
Team B : trades away LaHair, Ackley, Harper

Or

Team A : trades away: J. Upton, Dee Gordan, Hammel
Team B : trades away Harper, Zocart, Billingsley

Both trades are made with players paying the same positions!!
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Re: what Trade is More doable?

Postby OBPlover » Wed May 16, 2012 11:21 pm

I'm not sure what you mean by more "doable"?

Are you asking who is getting the better end of each trade?
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Re: what Trade is More doable?

Postby MaudDib » Thu May 17, 2012 12:30 pm

Both deals, team is overpaying for Harper. As to whether they will be accepted would depend on what kind of league/how many keepers. In a Dynasty, the Pujols deal is an over-pay but I could see the team with Harper not dealing him for that. One has his whole career in front of him and the other is a declining star. In a keeper, it could be the same answer but it really depends on who many keepers, for how many years and what that teams keepers currently look like.

As for dealing Upton, I am not sure there is a good reason to do it no matter what. Upton is already a star so why trade him for a guy that will still have bumps in the road over the next couple years.
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