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Trade deadline approaching...any last minute improvements?

Postby teddy ballgame » Sat Aug 05, 2006 7:02 pm

C J. Posada
1B R. Howard
2B M. Lowell
3B M. Mora
SS F. Sánchez
IF N. Johnson
LF P. Feliz
CF An. Jones
RF E. Byrnes
OF Lui. González
Util F. Thomas
BN W. Peña
BN A. Huff
DL C. Jones

SP C. Schilling
SP J. Lackey
RP T. Gordon
RP J. Walker
P J. Rincón
P N. Robertson
P W. Williams
BN D. Willis
BN P. Martínez
BN S. Shields

Yahoo!, 16 teams, 6x6 (OPS, K/9)

This is a midseason league. Right out of the draft I thought I was doomed, but then I started to realize it wasn't as bad as I thought. Everyone on my offense is owned in my other 8 team league, which IMO is impressive. I also have a pretty good rotation. Unfortunately I drafted Valverde, pre blow up so I'm kinda screwed on the closer situation. I've been using MR for my other RP, but I'm logging too many IP and I'm gonna go way over the limit so I have to start deciding who starts more carefully.

Anyways, I'm in 3rd place and I was in 1st for quite a while. Besides closers, is there any other need I should look to address before the trading deadline (Next Sunday), or should I trust this group and keep an eye on the FA pool?

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Postby MadDog36 » Sat Aug 05, 2006 8:19 pm

please give me whos on your ww. i might drop huff for someone. yiour pitching looks ok, trade willis for a closer if u can.
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Postby The Artful Dodger » Sat Aug 05, 2006 8:22 pm

I like your pitching a great deal in a deep league such as this. Given the concerns of your IP limit being a notch or two too high, I think you could use one of your aces to trade up for a big bat, preferably an OF. I'd flirt with the idea of selling D-Train for Mariano Rivera for instance.

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