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Postby astrosrock33 » Wed May 22, 2013 11:39 am

Strasburg to me may not do what we all thought he would. Sabathia is still very good and upton should go on a monster run

I give strasburg get Sabathia and upton


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C J.P. Arencibia, Tor C
1B Mitch Moreland, Tex 1B
2B Jose Altuve, Hou 2B
3B Adrian Beltre, Tex 3B, DH
SS Ian Desmond, Wsh SS [
2B/SS Dan Uggla, Atl 2B S [
1B/3B Justin Morneau, Min 1B, DH S
OF Jacoby Ellsbury, Bos OF
OF Yoenis Cespedes, Oak OF, DH
OF Brett Gardner, NYY OF
OF jayson heyward, OF
OF Colby Rasmus, Tor OF
UTIL Will Middlebrooks, Bos 3B
Bench Giancarlo Stanton*, Mia OF DL15
Bench Jose Reyes*, Tor SS DL60
Bench Mark Teixeira*, NYY 1B


P Stephen Strasburg, Wsh SP
P Mat Latos, Cin SP PP
P Mariano Rivera, NYY RP
P Matt Harvey, NYM SP
P Andrew Bailey, Bos RP
P Fernando Rodney, TB RP
P Matt Garza, ChC SP
P Bench Alexi Ogando
DL Brandon Beachy*, Atl SP DL15 [
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Re: strasburg for sabathia/b.j upton

Postby Halo Homers » Wed May 22, 2013 11:43 am

I would do the trade. Buying BJ Upton low. I think he'll start hitting better soon, and you put Strasburg and his potential arm issues behind you, and get a sure thing top 20 guy.

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Re: strasburg for sabathia/b.j upton

Postby tgo0 » Wed May 22, 2013 12:30 pm

If it's a redraft it's not that bad although I'm not sure how well BJ fits into your roster, maybe a slight upgrade over Rasmus but it's going to be hard fitting him in when Stanton comes back.

If it's a keeper it's insane, CC is a 34 year old pitcher who is approaching 3000 IP. Even with potential arm issues for Strasburg I'll take that upside over the 1 or 2 years that CC has at a near top level (regression has already started imo. K/9, GB%, HR/9, ERA and WHIP are all the worst of his career since he was a rookie)
12-team 5x5 H2H w/4 keepers

C:Molina
1B: Howard
2B: Altuve
3B: Freese
SS: Castro
OF:Braun,Kemp,A Jackson
Util:C Davis
Bench:Victorino,Gardner,Rutledge

SP:Strasburg,Melden,Milone,Cobb,Ryu,J Fernandez,Kendrick,Westbrook
RP:Rivera, Perez
DL:Cueto,Harrison
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Re: strasburg for sabathia/b.j upton

Postby kidsilk » Wed May 22, 2013 12:54 pm

ID keep Strasburg here. CC will break down and Upton looks lost. I like the upside of Stras more than getting these other guys.

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Re: strasburg for sabathia/b.j upton

Postby sn267537 » Wed May 22, 2013 2:05 pm

Strasburg > cc and bj

I wouldn't buy low on bj with strasburg
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