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Postby henryjames » Thu Jan 03, 2013 2:49 pm

6x6 Head to Head League (Holds/OPS)
12 Teams - 2 UTIL
Keeper League - Keep 4-7

Hi, I have 2 picks in a row in my draft and wasn't quite ready for the draft. Here is my current team:

Josh Hamilton
Carlos González
Ryan Braun
Edwin Encarnacion

Here are the picks I can take...I need to pick 2. Generally i HATE to go after pitchers in a Head to Head league this early as I feel they get watered down with only 1 start most weeks, especially in a holds league as well....but some good ones left. Also, I can only keep Braun & EE after the season...and I must keep 4...so keeper material is a consideration as well. Anyhow, please help...who would you pick (and maybe why?)?

Pitchers: Cliff Lee / Zach Grienke / Gio Gonzalez
Bats: Michael Bourn / Austin Jackson / David Ortiz / Freddie Freeman / Desmond Jennings / Ryan Zimmerman / Freddie Freeman / Chase Headley /
Ian Desmond / BJ Upton / Sin Soo Choo / Pablo Sandoval / Ben Zobrist / Brandon Phillips
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Re: Who would you pick? WHIR

Postby studepaber » Thu Jan 03, 2013 4:55 pm

I'd go with Lee and Greinke. Lee should bounce back fine this year and Greinke should be successful with the Dodgers. If you are completely against taking a pitcher and are looking for a keeper Freeman or Headley would be nice to slap some years on. To be honest though you'll be kicking yourself later on if you pass on Lee and Greinke (and Gio for that matter).
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Re: Who would you pick? WHIR

Postby HOOTIE » Fri Jan 04, 2013 12:36 am

Grienke
Ryan Zimmerman
Headly
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Re: Who would you pick? WHIR

Postby Element » Fri Jan 04, 2013 12:45 am

I think that you need to go SP too. I have limited H2H experience, and each is different, but having some top SP options and top bullpen arms was always my pitching formula. Greinke is an obvious choice. I personally like Gio more than Lee, but you could go either way.
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Re: Who would you pick? WHIR

Postby kaiser » Fri Jan 04, 2013 8:53 am

I'd take Grienke and Gio Gonzalez. Gives you a very strong one-two punch at the top of your rotation. If you don't want to take 2 SP, take Grienke and either Zimm, Headly or Freeman, in that order.
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Re: Who would you pick? WHIR

Postby Dillbert » Fri Jan 04, 2013 11:02 am

I agree with those above.
I'd take Greinke and then either Zimmy or Gio.

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Re: Who would you pick? WHIR

Postby colt4523 » Fri Jan 04, 2013 12:30 pm

Lee and Gio. Not a big fan of Mr. Injury Ryan Zimmerman or Greinke (he looked bad at the end of last year).
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Re: Who would you pick? WHIR

Postby wildcatbandit525 » Sat Jan 05, 2013 3:39 pm

colt4523 wrote:Lee and Gio. Not a big fan of Mr. Injury Ryan Zimmerman or Greinke (he looked bad at the end of last year).


Definitely ;-D Really like Gio
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Re: Who would you pick? WHIR

Postby kidsilk » Sat Jan 05, 2013 6:40 pm

Lee and Gio if you want two arms. If not pick up Zimm and Gio.

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