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Trade Cliff Lee?? WHIR

Postby oldmanbean » Mon Jun 25, 2012 10:03 am

Here is the deal. Prices are this years salary, add $2 for next year if kept.

My Cliff Lee ($19) and Brendan Boesch ($4) for his James Shields ($6) and Hunter Pence ($14)

12 team points keeper league.
15 hitters, 10 pitchers.
1 point per TB, bb = 1, r = 1, rbi = 2, sb = 2, cs = -1
IP = 1, K = 1, W = 10, QS = 5, S = 5, BS = -5,L=-5,ER=-2,BB=-1
We start 1 at each position plus an EH. 6 pitchers, weeekly lineups

C B McCann 12, Y Molina 4
1B M Cabrera 28, M Carp 7
2B J Kipnis 3, D Uggla 17
3B M Gamel 4, R Zimmerman 12
SS E Andrus 9, D Gordon 4
OF A Aza 7, J Bautista 11, B Boesch 4, M Cabrera 8, I Suzuki 4
P B Beachy 6, A Chapman 7, C Lee 19, T Lilly 4, M Minor 5
A Pettitte 7, J Saunders 7, E Volquez 4, J Westbrook 7, J Zimmermann 10
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Re: Trade Cliff Lee?? WHIR

Postby redkanefox2009 » Mon Jun 25, 2012 10:16 am

If I were you, I would accept this trace. Lee has been terribly unlucky this year in terms of wins, but he is obviously still better than Shields. However, the upgrade that you are getting going from Boesch to Pence is well worth the dropoff from Lee to Shields. It seems as though you're not that strong on SP, however I'd still take it.

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Re: Trade Cliff Lee?? WHIR

Postby moochieh » Mon Jun 25, 2012 10:47 am

I agree completely with the above poster, Boesch is terrible. The other 3 players can all be considered bargains.

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Re: Trade Cliff Lee?? WHIR

Postby kaiser » Mon Jun 25, 2012 11:02 am

redkanefox2009 wrote:If I were you, I would accept this trace. Lee has been terribly unlucky this year in terms of wins, but he is obviously still better than Shields. However, the upgrade that you are getting going from Boesch to Pence is well worth the dropoff from Lee to Shields. It seems as though you're not that strong on SP, however I'd still take it.

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Agreed. I think this is a deal I would make. Landing Pence makes losing Lee more palatable.
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Re: Trade Cliff Lee?? WHIR

Postby oldmanbean » Mon Jun 25, 2012 11:17 am

Thanks all .... the funny thing is that Pence-Boesch were part of a trade we made awhile back ... so, he is coming home to roost. Only thing is that Pence has been very inconsisent lately.
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Re: Trade Cliff Lee?? WHIR

Postby knuckleballah22 » Mon Jun 25, 2012 11:20 am

Yes you should trade Cliff Lee.....hes lost his mental game IMO
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Re: Trade Cliff Lee?? WHIR

Postby oldmanbean » Mon Jun 25, 2012 12:11 pm

He always gave up a lot of hits, this year they seem to be bigger ones.

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Re: Trade Cliff Lee?? WHIR

Postby oldmanbean » Mon Jun 25, 2012 2:13 pm

The trade was nearly placed, when he came up with an odd offer:

Lee, Carp and my final waiver for Lincecum ($21) and Pujols ($24)

Problem is that both of his players would be rentals, could not afford to keep them....

thoughts??? or stick with the original deal??
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