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Whatcha think? Any holes or glaring problems? (whir)

Postby misterf » Thu Mar 27, 2014 2:39 am

12-team standard roto:

What do you think of this team I put together? I am fairly happy with it, but it's always nice to get a few second opinions:


c - Miguel Montero
1b - Freddie Freeman
2b - Jose Altuve
3b - Ryan Zimmerman
ss - Ian Desmond
of - CarGo
of - Allen Craig
of - Desmond Jennings
ut - Anthony Rizzo
ut - Kyle Seager

bn - Christian Yelich (of)
bn - Mike Moustakas (3b)
bn - Anthony Rendon (2b/3b)

sp - Yu Darvish
sp - Anibal Sanchez
sp - Danny Salazar
sp - Jeff Samardzija
sp - Hiroki Kuroda
sp - Corey Kluber

rp - Sergio Romo
rp - Jonathan Papelbon
rp - John Axford
rp - JJ Hoover





I know my catcher is a concern.........this league really overvalue their catchers and, as a rule, I don't reach for catchers (or closers)........so I missed out on the top couple of tiers of catchers,at which point I resigned myself to living with whichever scrub I could get in the last round or two. Other than the catcher position, I am rather happy with this team, though.....



......but what do you guys think!?


Thanks in advance.........................of course, WHIR





p.s.

To give you an idea of how much this league reached for catchers:

the top 3 catchers were taken within the top 40 picks.........and the top 10 catchers (through wieters and gattis were all gone before my pick in the 12th round (aka pick 140)
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Re: Whatcha think? Any holes or glaring problems? (whir)

Postby kidsilk » Thu Mar 27, 2014 9:49 am

I like your team a lot. I think you have a lot of upside guys with Jennings, Rizzo, Seager and Yelich that could be boom or bust. Hopefully boom for your sake. You have a fairly strong pitching staff too but I think you could use another top notch starter. I don't trust Anibal to repeat last year's numbers and I am a little worried about Darvish's injury status. I'd try to package Rizzo and Yelich for a second tier starter like Bailey or Cobb to round out your starting pitchers. And I wouldn't worry about catcher. Montero is a bounce back candidate and should do well and catcher is always the position I worry least about. Nice team overall though.

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Re: Whatcha think? Any holes or glaring problems? (whir)

Postby boki » Thu Mar 27, 2014 5:34 pm

I would try and find another big bad for more homers instead of upgrading pitching. Your pitching should be fine.
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Re: Whatcha think? Any holes or glaring problems? (whir)

Postby handslikesecrets » Thu Mar 27, 2014 11:12 pm

I think you're definitely well rounded. I really like your pitchers- lots and lots of upside. I wouldn't worry too much about Catchers. Keep an eye on the WW, there'll be some up-and-coming Catchers that will emerge.

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