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Trading for Cano?

Postby Trooper » Sun Jul 07, 2013 12:15 am

So another manager in my league is willing to deal Cano.

I have two potential deals... The other guy's Cano for my Darvish, or his Cano for my Jackson and Price. The first one is fairer, but I'm questioning whether to give up the cornerstone of my staff who I feel I can really rely on (I think Price and Hamels will be their normal selves in the 2nd half, but I can't be certain, and I rate Darvish as a top 3 SP), and the 2nd one I'm questioning if I'm overpaying. I've been consistently losing HR and RBI so I'm trying to improve there and Cano would help a lot at MI for me. You think I'm overthinking this? I've received conflicting opinions on this so I'm trying to decide what to do here.

It's a 12 team yahoo redraft league, I'm in 4th place and he's in 3rd, both very much in the playoff hunt. H2H 5x5 with OBP and QS instead of AVG and W, and SV+H instead of SV. My team: http://i.imgur.com/NWzJdAT.png If there are any details I left out, let me know.

Thanks! Happy to help in return if you'd like.
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Re: Trading for Cano?

Postby superjags99 » Sun Jul 07, 2013 2:50 pm

I'd trade any SP for Cano straight up. SP is so much easier to find then a 2B as strong and consistent as Cano.
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Re: Trading for Cano?

Postby mattgmen90 » Sun Jul 07, 2013 3:14 pm

I like the 2nd option depending on what is on your WW. Granderson should be back in a couple weeks (maybe 2) which will also help with your HR, and RBI issue. I like Darvish and also agree that he has top 3 potential. Braun should be back this week.
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Re: Trading for Cano?

Postby MadDog36 » Sun Jul 07, 2013 5:13 pm

AJax and Price for Cano ohh yeah do that one, plus you get a free add which really boons the deal to your favor.
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Re: Trading for Cano?

Postby daullaz » Mon Jul 08, 2013 12:03 am

We answered this on this week's Cafe Pod:

http://www.fantasybaseballcafe.com/2013 ... epod15.php
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Re: Trading for Cano?

Postby RasmusFlow » Mon Jul 08, 2013 9:51 am

I think you win both trades. I would do the second one though because you have the OF depth and would rather lose Price than Darvish.
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