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Need Experts Help!! I'm in Last Place! Advice Please!

Postby TheMongoose » Sun May 04, 2008 9:49 pm

Hey Everyone, I firstly would like to thank people who have responded to my team. Thank You. So now down to business, I'm in a Yahoo! Fantasy Baseball 8 Team Rotisserie League, that counts/weights Holds just as much as Saves (thats why you see Fuentes & McClellan) so what do people think about my team, any suggested pickups/sleepers? Thanks.

MyTeam:

C: Kurt Suzuki
1B: Mark Teixeria
2B: Jose Lopez
3B: Kevin Youkilis
SS: Erick Aybar
CI: Conor Jackson
MI: Orlando Hudson
OF: Nick Markakis
OF: Jeff Francoeur
OF: Josh Hamilton
OF: Grady Sizemore
Util: Jacoby Ellsbury
BN: Billy Butler
DL: Troy Tulowitzki
DL: Alex Rodriguez


SP: Jake Peavy
SP: Justin Verlander
SP: Chien-Ming Wang
RP: Trevor Hoffman
RP: Brian Wilson
RP: Billy Wagner
P: Kerry Wood
P: J.J. Putz
P: Brain Fuentes
BN: Kyle McClellan
BN: Max Scherzer
BN: Chad Billingsley
BN: Jair Jurrjens
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Re: Need Experts Help!! I'm in Last Place! Advice Please!

Postby RAmst23 » Mon May 05, 2008 2:09 pm

Some problems that I see.. For an 8 team league, that is a weak offense. ARod coming back should obviously help, but Tulo going down kills you. Aybar is a nice replacement for now, but a combo of Lopez/Ayber/Hudson isn't going to cut it. Try and improve there. Also, the OF and Util for an 8 teamer lacks alot. You need more speed and power. Since it's an 8 teamer, watch the Waiver for some better pick-ups.

Pitching needs help, but when Verlander turns it around it should improve. Maybe trade a closer for some MI help (Cano) or a buy low OFer.
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