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kaiser wrote:What bugs me more is when a guy offers me a trade that may or not may not be even, but then trys to convince me to do it by telling me how great the players he is giving up are, and how the players he is asking for are "certain to not keep performing the way they currently are." or some garbage like that.
shawngee03 wrote:i dont get insulted when i get a low ball offer, as i do the same thing
shawngee03 wrote:what really insults me is when the person doesnt reply. ... i dont see why people do not want to communicate during trading.
KrunK wrote:I could really care less.
sblinyy wrote:I hate when I have 6 outfielders, and someone offers a trade involving my starting third basemen to whom I have no backup for another outfielder. Of course I'm not going to do that trade.
converge241 wrote:I get these all the time every year (across 8 leagues but hey im sure everyone does even if they are in ONE league), I never get offended though. If it's really awful I have some fun and just leave it out there and make someone think im pondering it (most recent was brandon morrow for chipper jones along with a great story about Morrow's promise and chipper's risk). If its just bad but not insulting I will just counter with what it would cost etc. I know plnety of people in those leagues who think you desecrated a loved ones grave even if its slightly below par though you hear about it firsthand if it was you offering the deal, or seconhand when they relate "Guess what owner x sent me" or always the "best" - on e-mails or the message board etc. I always get a great laugh over someone sending out a league e-mail to go on a tirade about the insulting offer he got on player Y.
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