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Postby germani40 » Sun Aug 05, 2012 7:33 pm

I am trying to make a late push for the playoffs. A couple positiona that I could improve for the stretch run are SS and 3B. Right now I have Moustakas who has had a nice year and is still young and at short it was Bonifacio but hes hurt for 2-3 weeks possibly more. I have 5 OF that could start in on most teams in the league Dunn/Choo/Graderson/Reddick/Kubel even Zobrist has OF eligibility. I am going to be 6.5 out after tonight with 5 weeks to play in a 6x6 league. Also thought about targeting Holiday pointing out his age. We can also throw auction money for next years draft into trades we get $250 plus placement money for about 8 players.

We keep up to 16 per season

My question is do I include Moustakas and or Olt in the deal. My thinking at the moment is Moustakas, Reddick/Kubel/Dunn, Utley/Zobrist plus auction money for Encarnacion and Ciriaco.

Guy who has EE is rebuilding his roster

C Carlos Ruiz (Phi - C)DL
1B Adam LaRoche (Was - 1B)
2B Aaron Hill (Ari - 2B)
3B Edwin Encarnacion (Tor - 1B,3B)
SS Zack Cozart (Cin - SS)
OF Torii Hunter (LAA - OF)
OF Carl Crawford (Bos - OF)
OF Ichiro Suzuki (NYY - OF)
Util Matt Holliday (StL - OF)
Util Pedro Ciriaco (Bos - 2B,SS)
SP Ryan Vogelsong (SF - SP)
SP Max Scherzer (Det - SP)
RP Casey Janssen (Tor - RP)
RP Steve Cishek (Mia - RP)
P Jared Burton (Min - RP)
P Ryan Dempster (Tex - SP)
P James McDonald (Pit - SP)
P Hiroki Kuroda (NYY - SP)
BN Omar Infante (Det - 2B)
BN Justin Ruggiano (Mia - OF)
BN Rafael Furcal (StL - SS)
BN Bryan LaHair (ChC - 1B,OF)
BN Tim Hudson (Atl - SP)
BN Josh Johnson (Mia - SP)
DL Brandon Morrow (Tor - SP) DL
DL Jhoulys Chacin (Col - SP) DL


My Roster

C Mike Napoli (Tex - C,1B)
1B Billy Butler (KC - 1B)
2B Chase Utley (Phi - 2B)
3B Mike Moustakas (KC - 3B)
SS Brian Dozier (Min - SS)
OF Shin-Soo Choo (Cle - OF)
OF Adam Dunn (CWS - 1B,OF)
OF Curtis Granderson (NYY - OF)
Util Jason Kubel (Ari - OF)
Util Ike Davis (NYM - 1B)
SP Anibal Sanchez (Det - SP)
SP Cliff Lee (Phi - SP)
RP Jim Johnson (Bal - RP)
RP Rafael Soriano (NYY - RP)
P Alfredo Aceves (Bos - SP,RP)
P Greg Holland (KC - RP)
P Dan Haren (LAA - SP)
P Grant Balfour (OAK - RP)
BN Ben Zobrist (TB - 2B,OF)
BN Josh Reddick (Oak - OF)
BN Eric Hosmer (KC - 1B)
BN Travis Snider (Pit - OF)
BN Mike Olt (Tex - 3B)
DL Emilio Bonifacio (Mia - 2B,3B,SS,OF)DL
BN Matt Moore (TB - SP,RP)
DL Brett Anderson (Oak - SP) DL

Should I give up some future to fight for the playoffs this year or stand pat and see if this squad can take me to the playoffs.

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Re: Trading for EE WHIR Always

Postby LUISAO » Sun Aug 05, 2012 8:25 pm

your goal is to get the best player in the deal...seems like you are giving too much for EE...also, dont you having the players the other owner will be intrigue to own....if you can get EE and ciriaco for zobrist, mouskakas & dunn you should consider yourself a lucky guy
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Re: Trading for EE WHIR Always

Postby ATLbraves » Sun Aug 05, 2012 9:37 pm

If you do not feel like you have a very good shot to win it all this year, then I would just hold pat. You have some great keepers so I would just try to solidify your roster for next season.



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Re: Trading for EE WHIR Always

Postby BUCCOFAN » Sun Aug 05, 2012 10:22 pm

Id stand pat and keep your youth in Moose etc.....
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Re: Trading for EE WHIR Always

Postby TruYankeeFan » Mon Aug 06, 2012 7:36 am

I agree with this.

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trade help needed

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