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Adam Jones/Gio for Braun

Postby Frenchiegangsta9 » Thu Jun 14, 2012 10:08 am

12 team vanilla keeper...

Did I overpay too much to get a top 3 guy? I cant help but think that Jones cant keep this up, at least not at the level he has been at.
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Re: Adam Jones/Gio for Braun

Postby Junse19 » Thu Jun 14, 2012 10:23 am

You made a great trade. Any time you can get a player of Braun's calibre it is definitely worth it. Jones is a good all around player but won't keep it up all year (See Bob Prince's Law of Hidden Vigorish)... The more a team wins, the closer it is to losing again. Jones' #s will eventually even out. Theoretically, even if he does continue to hit well, Braun will do just as well (if not better).

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Re: Adam Jones/Gio for Braun

Postby jbird669 » Thu Jun 14, 2012 11:20 am

Not sure what vanilla keeper means, but you made out in this deal. Well done sir.

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