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Postby Pogotheostrich » Thu Jan 31, 2013 5:41 pm

12 teams, roto, 5x5

Brandon Belt
Miguel Cabrera
Shin-Soo Choo
Adam Dunn
Yunel Escobar
Jason Kipnis
Jason Kubel
Manny Machado
Jesus Montero
Justin Morneau
David Ortiz
Alex Rodriguez
Ichiro Suzuki
Ryan Zimmerman

Brandon Beachy
Neftali Feliz
Cole Hamels
Joel Hanrahan
Daniel Hudson
Jon Lester
Mike Minor
Brandon Morrow
Addison Reed
Chris Sale
Edinson Volquez
Tom Wilhelmsen
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Re: Need 14 Keepers

Postby HOOTIE » Thu Jan 31, 2013 5:50 pm

Brandon Belt
Miguel Cabrera ;-D
Shin-Soo Choo ;-D
Adam Dunn
Yunel Escobar
Jason Kipnis ;-D
Jason Kubel
Manny Machado ;-D
Jesus Montero ;-D
Justin Morneau
David Ortiz ;-D
Alex Rodriguez
Ichiro Suzuki
Ryan Zimmerman ;-D

Brandon Beachy
Neftali Feliz
Cole Hamels ;-D
Joel Hanrahan ;-D
Daniel Hudson
Jon Lester
Mike Minor ;-D
Brandon Morrow ;-D
Addison Reed ;-D
Chris Sale ;-D
Edinson Volquez
Tom Wilhelmsen ;-D
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Re: Need 14 Keepers

Postby MadDog36 » Thu Jan 31, 2013 5:54 pm

C Jesus Montero
1b Adam Dunn (does he carry this?)
2b Jason Kipnis
3b Miguel Cabrera
SS/MI Manny Machado (if he carries SS eligibility)
CI Ryan Zimmerman
OF Shin-Soo Choo, Jason Kubel
UTL David Ortiz
Cole Hamels
Chris Sale
Mike Minor
Brandon Morrow
Joel Hanrahan
14th keeper should be Kubel or Beachy (play the upside or take a sure fire 25 homer OF which IMO you need due to your lack of elite OF keeper options. I disagree wtih Hootie one one thing Wilhelmsen is a marginal RP you can easily draft closers with those 4 stud starters and that offense you can select a good MI and closers with your top 3 picks if elite options available or an OF. Depends on your league settings and other GM strategies factor that into your decision. I think I'd take a big bopping OF over marginal closers. Belt has some upside if he carries OF eligibilty. Dunn is a beast you can always shift him to your OF and throw Kubel back if you can pick up a decent option.
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Re: Need 14 Keepers

Postby HOOTIE » Thu Jan 31, 2013 6:18 pm

Dunn provides almost no value.
His average is so bad, he could produce minus value this year.
In a 12 team 5X5 last year, Dunn had $3 value.
Not a Wilhelmsen fan, but he was at $13.
Kubel at $10.
Belt might be worth a look.
Beachy is out 2 months at least, why bother?
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Re: Need 14 Keepers

Postby MadDog36 » Thu Jan 31, 2013 8:06 pm

True about his BA, but his power RBI walk and run totals can't be ignored. Even if he hits you a little bit in BA he makes up for it in other areas and you truly need his big bat seeing your keepers if you ask me.

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Re: Need 14 Keepers

Postby HOOTIE » Thu Jan 31, 2013 9:21 pm

MadDog36 wrote:True about his BA, but his power RBI walk and run totals can't be ignored. Even if he hits you a little bit in BA he makes up for it in other areas and you truly need his big bat seeing your keepers if you ask me.

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We don't agree on Dunn.
539 abs with a .204 BA isn't a little hit, it's a huge hit.
You pretty much throw BA away.
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Re: Need 14 Keepers

Postby jtsandwich » Fri Feb 01, 2013 1:37 am

Pogotheostrich wrote:12 teams, roto, 5x5

Brandon Belt ;-D
Miguel Cabrera ;-D
Shin-Soo Choo ;-D
Adam Dunn
Yunel Escobar
Jason Kipnis ;-D
Jason Kubel
Manny Machado ;-D
Jesus Montero ;-D
Justin Morneau
David Ortiz ;-D
Alex Rodriguez
Ichiro Suzuki
Ryan Zimmerman ;-D

Brandon Beachy
Neftali Feliz ;-D
Cole Hamels ;-D
Joel Hanrahan ;-D
Daniel Hudson
Jon Lester
Mike Minor
Brandon Morrow ;-D
Addison Reed ;-D
Chris Sale ;-D
Edinson Volquez
Tom Wilhelmsen
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Re: Need 14 Keepers

Postby ensanimal » Fri Feb 01, 2013 12:47 pm

Miguel Cabrera
Shin-Soo Choo
Jason Kipnis
Manny Machado
Jesus Montero
David Ortiz
Ryan Zimmerman

Cole Hamels
Joel Hanrahan
Mike Minor
Brandon Morrow
Addison Reed
Chris Sale
Tom Wilhelmsen

Then fill up on bats in the draft.
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