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Drop Damn McDonald? WHIR

Postby jruffus1 » Fri Aug 10, 2012 9:09 pm

I am so disappointed in James McDonald. He had such a good game going, but then become totally unravelled in the 5th (6 run 5th). Is it time to dump him once and for all? He has been killing my ERA.
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Re: Drop Damn McDonald? WHIR

Postby KingOfSports » Fri Aug 10, 2012 9:16 pm

With only 1 QS in his last 6 appearances, no one would blame you if you did. ;-D
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Re: Drop Damn McDonald? WHIR

Postby germani40 » Fri Aug 10, 2012 10:37 pm

Hes been a different pitcher in the 2nd half. I would dump him in 10-12 team leagues for any solid options on the wire.


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Re: Drop Damn McDonald? WHIR

Postby handyman01 » Fri Aug 10, 2012 11:23 pm

Need more info (# of teams, who else you have, roto or h2h, replacement options, etc). Hard to say without that. He could still prove to be a useful matchups pitcher down the stretch in some leagues.

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Re: Drop Damn McDonald? WHIR

Postby guilly_99 » Fri Aug 10, 2012 11:45 pm

I think he's done and he won't regain his composure from pre-AS break. I would say for the rest of the season, expect a 4.40 ERA so if you're ok with that, keep him. Otherwise, dump him and I bet you can find a better FA starter over the rest of the season.

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Re: Drop Damn McDonald? WHIR

Postby sclyon3 » Sun Aug 12, 2012 11:43 am

I picked him up early and have been high on him all year. That being said, I dropped him this past week also. If you can't handle the Padres at home, you can't handle no one.

It's time to move on.... :-/
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