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Postby Pogotheostrich » Tue Oct 09, 2012 4:19 pm

12 team H2H. I've got a pretty good idea for my top 9 not sure about the 10th keeper.
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Jesus Montero
Billy Butler
Brandon Phillips
Kevin Youkilis
Manny Machado
Matt Kemp
Matt Holliday
Mike Trout
Nick Swisher

Clayton Kershaw
Craig Kimbrel
Shelby Miller
Joel Hanrahan
Grant Balfour
Jim Johnson
Tommy Hanson
Chris Sale
Chris Tillman
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Re: Keep 10

Postby pjalst » Tue Oct 09, 2012 4:42 pm

Jesus Montero ;-D
Billy Butler ;-D
Brandon Phillips
Kevin Youkilis
Manny Machado ;-D
Matt Kemp ;-D
Matt Holliday ;-D
Mike Trout ;-D
Nick Swisher

Clayton Kershaw ;-D
Craig Kimbrel ;-D
Shelby Miller ;-D
Joel Hanrahan
Grant Balfour
Jim Johnson ;-D
Tommy Hanson
Chris Sale
Chris Tillman
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Re: Keep 10

Postby Element » Tue Oct 09, 2012 6:35 pm

Pogotheostrich wrote:12 team H2H. I've got a pretty good idea for my top 9 not sure about the 10th keeper.
Opinions?

Jesus Montero
Billy Butler ;-D
Brandon Phillips ;-D
Kevin Youkilis
Manny Machado ;-D
Matt Kemp ;-D
Matt Holliday ;-D
Mike Trout ;-D
Nick Swisher

Clayton Kershaw ;-D
Craig Kimbrel ;-D
Shelby Miller
Joel Hanrahan
Grant Balfour
Jim Johnson
Tommy Hanson
Chris Sale ;-D
Chris Tillman


Machado was my 10th. The previous 9 were easy to me. I went pure upside with Manny. I like what I've seen from him so far. He's been very impressive.
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Re: Keep 10

Postby ensanimal » Tue Oct 09, 2012 9:45 pm

Element wrote:
Pogotheostrich wrote:12 team H2H. I've got a pretty good idea for my top 9 not sure about the 10th keeper.
Opinions?

Jesus Montero
Billy Butler ;-D
Brandon Phillips ;-D
Kevin Youkilis
Manny Machado ;-D
Matt Kemp ;-D
Matt Holliday ;-D
Mike Trout ;-D
Nick Swisher

Clayton Kershaw ;-D
Craig Kimbrel ;-D
Shelby Miller
Joel Hanrahan
Grant Balfour
Jim Johnson
Tommy Hanson
Chris Sale ;-D
Chris Tillman


Machado was my 10th. The previous 9 were easy to me. I went pure upside with Manny. I like what I've seen from him so far. He's been very impressive.


I'd go the same way. ;-D
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Re: Keep 10

Postby Pogotheostrich » Wed Oct 10, 2012 10:44 am

Element wrote:
Pogotheostrich wrote:12 team H2H. I've got a pretty good idea for my top 9 not sure about the 10th keeper.
Opinions?

Jesus Montero
Billy Butler ;-D
Brandon Phillips ;-D
Kevin Youkilis
Manny Machado ;-D
Matt Kemp ;-D
Matt Holliday ;-D
Mike Trout ;-D
Nick Swisher

Clayton Kershaw ;-D
Craig Kimbrel ;-D
Shelby Miller
Joel Hanrahan
Grant Balfour
Jim Johnson
Tommy Hanson
Chris Sale ;-D
Chris Tillman


Machado was my 10th. The previous 9 were easy to me. I went pure upside with Manny. I like what I've seen from him so far. He's been very impressive.


That's only 9.
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Re: Keep 10

Postby MaudDib » Wed Oct 10, 2012 11:59 am

Jesus Montero ;-D
Billy Butler ;-D
Brandon Phillips ;-D
Kevin Youkilis
Manny Machado ;-D
Matt Kemp ;-D
Matt Holliday ;-D
Mike Trout ;-D
Nick Swisher

Clayton Kershaw ;-D
Craig Kimbrel ;-D
Shelby Miller
Joel Hanrahan
Grant Balfour
Jim Johnson
Tommy Hanson
Chris Sale ;-D
Chris Tillman

This is probably the way I would go. The biggest question would be how many closers get kept on a regular basis. I might be willing to let Machado go and keep Hanrahan over him if the closer pool is pretty sparse for the draft. I like Machado a lot but he is probably a couple years away from being very useful.
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Re: Keep 10

Postby Pogotheostrich » Wed Oct 10, 2012 12:55 pm

MaudDib wrote:Jesus Montero ;-D
Billy Butler ;-D
Brandon Phillips ;-D
Kevin Youkilis
Manny Machado ;-D
Matt Kemp ;-D
Matt Holliday ;-D
Mike Trout ;-D
Nick Swisher

Clayton Kershaw ;-D
Craig Kimbrel ;-D
Shelby Miller
Joel Hanrahan
Grant Balfour
Jim Johnson
Tommy Hanson
Chris Sale ;-D
Chris Tillman

This is probably the way I would go. The biggest question would be how many closers get kept on a regular basis. I might be willing to let Machado go and keep Hanrahan over him if the closer pool is pretty sparse for the draft. I like Machado a lot but he is probably a couple years away from being very useful.


Those were the 10 I was thinking. I love Machado. He's useful if he plays some SS next year. Not sure about 3B but I'm willing to wait and see. Sale's injury history concerns me a little but he was great this year. I'm not sold on any of the non-Kimbrel closers I'm carrying.
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Re: Keep 10

Postby Element » Wed Oct 10, 2012 6:31 pm

Pogotheostrich wrote:
Element wrote:
Pogotheostrich wrote:12 team H2H. I've got a pretty good idea for my top 9 not sure about the 10th keeper.
Opinions?

Jesus Montero
Billy Butler ;-D
Brandon Phillips ;-D
Kevin Youkilis
Manny Machado ;-D
Matt Kemp ;-D
Matt Holliday ;-D
Mike Trout ;-D
Nick Swisher

Clayton Kershaw ;-D
Craig Kimbrel ;-D
Shelby Miller
Joel Hanrahan
Grant Balfour
Jim Johnson
Tommy Hanson
Chris Sale ;-D
Chris Tillman


Machado was my 10th. The previous 9 were easy to me. I went pure upside with Manny. I like what I've seen from him so far. He's been very impressive.


That's only 9.


Montero should've had a ;-D by him.
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Re: Keep 10

Postby rjforlife » Fri Oct 12, 2012 4:53 am

I'd be tempted by Shelby Miller over Montero, but it would depend on how long you can keep him. You saw Miller's potential with 1 hit over 6 innings against Cincy in his only start, and with Lohse likely headed off the team, a starter spot is certainly going to be made available for the taking. However, if we are only talking next year, Montero is clearly the choice. Outside of that little bit, the other 9 are all guys I would keep.
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