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Postby dopkin » Mon May 28, 2012 3:17 am

Pretty simple question. My league has a 3-day waiting period for pending trades. To maintain fairness and whatnot, is it always necessary that the trades stay pending for that long? Or is it acceptable that the commissioner sees and approve it and sends it through immediately?
10 team 5x5 H2H redraft

C M.Montero
1B Cuddyer
2B Pedroia
3B Lawrie
SS Castro
OF Pence, BJ Upton, De Aza
UT Kipnis
DL Kemp, Jennings

SP Kershaw, Hamels, Haren, CJ Wilson, Zimmermann, Waino, Capuano, Ian Kennedy
RP Putz, Motte, Casilla, Jim Johnson
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Re: Pending Trades

Postby bigmck » Mon May 28, 2012 2:08 pm

You approve some trades on the day the trade happens and those owners start getting stats on their new players immediately while other owners have to wait the three days before they start getting stats on their new players. == What do you think?
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Re: Pending Trades

Postby mkultra » Tue May 29, 2012 10:44 am

Agreed, if you have a waiting period, you need to use it consistently.

(I assume you're in a league with daily moves, otherwise it' s not much of an issue)
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Re: Pending Trades

Postby rotoballnut » Wed May 30, 2012 11:48 am

Let all trades go though instantly without Commish check. I've done this for yrs for 2 leagues and never had a problem.

If an owner colludes with another, or is malicious trying to damage the integrity of the league, the commish can retroactively un-do the trade. To me, that's the only times that a commish might want to stop a deal.
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Re: Pending Trades

Postby converge241 » Thu May 31, 2012 9:12 pm

One league I am in has a 24 hour waiting period folks have asked to have a trade processed through quicker (usually slightly quicker) the commish has a long standing rule on that - he has no problem with it as long as every other owner whos not in the deal agrees to it

No one ever does, but still :)

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