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Postby cdrift24 » Wed Mar 07, 2018 11:14 am

Hey everyone... I would greatly appreciate input on this one. I am in an 12 Team NL Only league. Stars seem to me to be a little over inflated in this league and so do closers as we are only a 4 x 4 league. Avg, HR, RBI, SB & ERA, WHIP, W, Saves. I have 13 Players I like at their price listed below but I can only keep 10, (not including my 2 minors players, they don't count against the 10). I was offered Nolan Arenado at $47 (comps in the league, Votto $36, Goldschmidt $46) with 2 more years of control at that price. After looking at my team below, would you pull the trigger on getting Arenado as your anchor player? I also have the #1 & #4 draft picks in the minor league draft (which I'm planning on using to get Robles & hopefully Kingery) if that makes a difference in your opinion. The trade would be: I'd receive Nolan Arenado $47....I'd give up Chris Iannetta $1, JP Crawford $5, Dansby Swanson $10, Tyler Glasnow $5, & either Nick Senzel or Brendan Rodgers.

C - Austin Hedges $4
C - Chris Iannetta $1
2B - Ozzie Albies $5
3B - JP Crawford $5
SS - Dansby Swason $10
SS - Ketel Marte $10
MI - Scooter Gennett $3
OF - Manuel Margot $5
P - Luis Castillo $10
P - Archie Bradley $10
P - Josh Hader $10
P - Alex Reyes $5
P - Tyler Glasnow $5
Minors - Nick Senzel - 3B - CIN
Minors - Brendan Rodgers - SS - COL
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Re: NL Only Trade help...

Postby Pogotheostrich » Wed Mar 07, 2018 1:49 pm

I'd pass. It seems like you are trading the farm to pay auction price for Arenado
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Re: NL Only Trade help...

Postby SecretAgentMan » Wed Mar 07, 2018 6:25 pm

While Arenado's price is high, in NL only, you are not really giving up a whole lot to get him imo and you can afford the price tag assuming this is a 260 dollar league. You are not getting a better elite player at the auction I would assume, so I would do it. You can always deal him later. I would however hold back Ianetta if possible if this is a 2 C league as that is brutal in NL only and your replacement would be some backup scrub.
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Re: NL Only Trade help...

Postby HOOTIE » Wed Mar 07, 2018 7:49 pm

I would do it. You have to cut 3 of them anyways, to get to 10.
And i think JP/Swanson/Glasnow, are overrated anyways.
I would hold on to Rodgers though.
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