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Who do you take with the fifth pick in a re-draft?

Joey Votto
18
29%
Matt Kemp
26
41%
Carlos Gonzalez
0
No votes
Albert Pujols
13
21%
Andrew McCutchen
6
10%
Prince Fielder
0
No votes
Other
0
No votes
 
Total votes : 63

Re: With the fifth pick...

Postby abc11435 » Fri Mar 15, 2013 9:46 am

I had the 5th pick in a Yahoo pro league, so exactly the situation you described.

I went with Votto, then later grabbed high power/low avg guys like Howard to offset the differences. And just in the off chance that he does ding 30+ hr, that would just be icing on the cake.
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Re: With the fifth pick...

Postby J35J » Fri Mar 15, 2013 10:39 am

abc11435 wrote:I had the 5th pick in a Yahoo pro league, so exactly the situation you described.

I went with Votto, then later grabbed high power/low avg guys like Howard to offset the differences. And just in the off chance that he does ding 30+ hr, that would just be icing on the cake.


I don't know if it's an "off chance"...I think he'll be closer to 30 than 20.
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Re: With the fifth pick...

Postby Scooter1027 » Fri Mar 15, 2013 10:48 am

Kemp for me, though like many I'm torn between he and Votto. They both have pretty safe floors assuming good health (which is a bit of a ? for both, perhaps more so for Kemp), but I like Kemp's ceiling more.
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Re: With the fifth pick...

Postby silverZ » Fri Mar 15, 2013 3:50 pm

Kemp or Votto for me. In a 12 team 5 OF standard 5x5 league I'd lean towards Kemp because 1B is deeper.
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