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Good Trade? Fielder for Cain/Santana

Postby strangebrew » Thu Jun 14, 2012 12:04 am

Need some trade advice. Trade Fielder for Matt Cain and one of Carlos Santana/Lahair/Young?

They offered Wilhelmsen with Cain but I had bailey and others that are out for the year or were removed closers and I don't need to trade for another that will likely get removed so I figure my best bet is to get something to help with the offense I lose with fielder. Other possibilities they would package with Cain are Michael Young, Bryan LaHair. Maybe Pedroia but not sure they will do that one. Here are some details on my league.

12 team league with 2 catchers.

ROTO
Batter scoring: R, HR, RBI, SBN, OBP
Pitcher scoring: K, QS, SV, ERA, WHIP


C A.J. Pierzynski, CWS C
C Salvador Perez*, KC C DL60
1B Prince Fielder DET 1B
2B Danny Espinosa, Wsh 2B
3B Brett Lawrie, Tor 3B
SS Andrelton Simmons, Atl SS
2B/SS Neil Walker, Pit 2B
1B/3B Paul Goldschmidt, Ari 1B
OF Giancarlo Stanton, Mia OF
OF Dexter Fowler, Col OF
OF Chris Young, Ari OF
OF Josh Reddick, Oak OF
OF Alfonso Soriano, ChC OF
UTIL Freddie Freeman, Atl 1B DTD
BENCH Omar Infante, Mia 2B
BENCH Tyler Colvin, Col OF
BENCH Lorenzo Cain*, KC OF DL15

DL Troy Tulowitzki*, Col SS DL15
DL Jonathan Lucroy*, Mil C DL15


PITCHERS
SP Clayton Kershaw
SP Ryan Dempster
SP Tim Hudson
SP Matt Moore
SP Brandon McCarthy

RP Rafael Soriano
RP Grant Balfour
RP Jordan Walden
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Re: Good Trade? Fielder for Cain/Santana

Postby jcave24 » Thu Jun 14, 2012 3:22 am

If you can get Michael Young in the trade, I would do it for either Santana or Young in that second slot. I wasn't thinking Santana, but since its a two catcher league, that makes him a lot more valuable.

Not a bad deal!

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Re: Good Trade? Fielder for Cain/Santana

Postby strangebrew » Thu Jun 14, 2012 11:45 pm

Thanks. Thought about Lahair but doesnt help me much if he doesn't play everyday and if Rizzo will be making his way up to take away more time. Has been a tough decision. Every player I drop or trade blows up immediately afterwards. Bad luck or timing on my part.
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Re: Good Trade? Fielder for Cain/Santana

Postby aerrico » Fri Jun 15, 2012 12:47 am

In a two catcher league I think this is a great buy-low on Santana.. I'd take this deal and hope that Santana turns it around in the power department...

A guy like Santana will almost never lose trade value in a two catcher league so if he continues down this path another month you can still probably sell him to another team for 75 cents on the dollar later on and be left with Cain
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