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$250 12-Team 5x5 Roto Redraft League on Yahoo (100% Payback)

Postby jason_boris » Sat Feb 16, 2013 10:53 pm

Hey guys. I've been running a $100 fantasy baseball league on Yahoo for over ten years now, and I've decided to transition into more of a mid-stakes league this year with a $250 entry fee. The upgrade in price has turned a few previous owners away, so I'm currently looking for a few good men (and/or women) to play in a very organized, fun and competitive league. I will be using LeagueSafe for payment collection/processing (you MUST be a United States resident, as we will be using free E-checks for payment collection), and the payouts for the 12-team league are as follows:

1st - $1,800
2nd - $900
3rd - $300

I just filled an entire league with these exact same settings in less than a week's time, but there was so much interest that I unfortunately had to turn some people away. With that being said, I figured I'd try opening up a second league to all Cafe members, so I will essentially be looking for 11 new members to participate in this league.

The league website has already been established on yahoo and I've included a copy of the settings for your perusal below:

League ID#: 65637
League Name: Black Diamond Baseball
Password:
Custom League URL: http://baseball.fantasysports.yahoo.com ... d_baseball
Season Type: Full
Draft Type: Live Standard Draft
Draft Time: Tue Mar 24 8:00pm EDT
Live Draft Pick Time: 2 Minutes
Max Teams: 12
Scoring Type: Rotisserie
Player Universe: All baseball
New Players Become Available: As soon as Yahoo! adds them
Max Acquisitions for Entire Season: No maximum
Max Trades for Entire Season No maximum
Trade Reject Time: 2
Trade End Date: August 18, 2013
Allow Draft Pick Trades: No
Waiver Time: 2 days
Waiver Type: FAAB w/ Continual rolling list tiebreak
Waiver Mode: Continuous
Waiver Processing Days: Monday, Thursday
Can't Cut List Provider: None
Trade Review: Commissioner
Post Draft Players: Follow Waiver Rules
Max Games Played: 162
Max Innings Pitched: 1500
Weekly Deadline: Daily - Today
Start Scoring on: Sunday, Mar 31
Make League Publicly Viewable: Yes
Roster Positions: C, 1B, 2B, 3B, SS, CI, MI, OF, OF, OF, OF, OF, Util, SP, SP, SP, SP, RP, RP, P, P, P, BN, BN, BN, BN, BN, BN, DL, DL
Batters Stat Categories: Runs (R), Home Runs (HR), Runs Batted In (RBI), Stolen Bases (SB), Batting Average (AVG)
Pitchers Stat Categories: Wins (W), Saves (SV), Strikeouts (K), Earned Run Average (ERA), (Walks + Hits)/ Innings Pitched (WHIP)

One quick note...for the first time this year, I'm going to a continuous waiver wire utilizing blind bidding ($250 FAAB), which means NO FREE AGENCY. I'm doing this protect the integrity of the league so there is no advantage gained for people who have constant access to a computer and can gain a competitive advantage as soon as someone gets injured or a new closer is annoited. We all have lives and this will make things more fair for all involved by eliminating the rush of being the first to get to a computer.

I have been running fantasy leagues for over 15 years now and I take great pride in serving as a commissioner. I'd like to think I have built up a pretty good track record and have earned a solid reputation as a commissioner, but if you don't want to take my word for it, I'd be happy to provide references to people that have played in my leagues.

As of right now, I have the live online draft scheduled for Tuesday, March 26 at 8:00 p.m. (EST), which is a week before the season starts. A draft order will also be randomly determined a week prior to the draft. This will be done Kentucky Derby style, in that a random selection order will be generated through the http://www.fftoolbox.com random draft order generator and this will be the selection order in which we will then personally choose our draft slots.

If you feel this league appeals to you, please reply back here with any questions (or your contact information). I can also be reached personally via email at: jason_boris@hotmail.com.

Thanks,
~ Jason ~
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Re: $250 12-Team 5x5 Roto Redraft League on Yahoo (100% Payb

Postby jason_boris » Mon Feb 18, 2013 12:50 am

There are 10 spots available.
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Re: $250 12-Team 5x5 Roto Redraft League on Yahoo (100% Payb

Postby jason_boris » Mon Feb 18, 2013 9:59 pm

bump
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Re: $250 12-Team 5x5 Roto Redraft League on Yahoo (100% Payb

Postby jason_boris » Wed Feb 20, 2013 12:38 am

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Re: $250 12-Team 5x5 Roto Redraft League on Yahoo (100% Payb

Postby jason_boris » Sat Feb 23, 2013 2:47 pm

Bump
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Re: $250 12-Team 5x5 Roto Redraft League on Yahoo (100% Payb

Postby jason_boris » Sat Feb 23, 2013 7:03 pm

There are 9 spots left!
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Re: $250 12-Team 5x5 Roto Redraft League on Yahoo (100% Payb

Postby jason_boris » Tue Feb 26, 2013 11:26 am

8 spots left....c'mon guys, this will be an excellent league!
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Re: $250 12-Team 5x5 Roto Redraft League on Yahoo (100% Payb

Postby jason_boris » Tue Feb 26, 2013 11:30 pm

7 spots left!
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Re: $250 12-Team 5x5 Roto Redraft League on Yahoo (100% Payb

Postby jason_boris » Wed Feb 27, 2013 6:39 pm

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Re: $250 12-Team 5x5 Roto Redraft League on Yahoo (100% Payb

Postby jason_boris » Fri Mar 01, 2013 10:06 pm

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