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Postby TheGhost » Mon Mar 30, 2009 2:08 pm

Just completed draft. 10 teams, CBS, Head 2 Head points league.

I don't think I'll keep all the closers... maybe try and trade one but not sure I'll get any bites. More likely just choose the best ones over the first few weeks. I'll try and trade Cory Hart too. Obviously, my pitching could be better. My league values pitching quite a bit because you get 20 points for a win. This is my first year playing and missed on a lot of the big name pitchers. How do you think I did given the scoring below? Thoughts/advice/tips? WHIR!

C: Ryan Doumit
1B: Albert Pujols
2B: Alexei Ramirez
3B: Evan Longoria
SS: Troy Tulowitzki
Mi: Rafael Furcal
Ci: Chris Davis
LF: Ryan Braun
CF: B.J. Upton
RF: Jacobi Ellsbury
Utl: Matt Kemp
Utl: Carl Crawford
Bench: Cory Hart, Elijah Dukes, Mike Aviles, Pablo Sandoval

SP's: Chad Billingsley, James Shields, Rich Harden, Josh Johnson, Chris Volstad, Jordan Zimmerman, David Price, Tommy Hanson, John Smoltz

RP's: Joakim Soaria, Bobby Jenks, Matt Capps, Chad Qualls, Heath Bell

C, 1B, 2B, 3B, SS, MI, CI, LF, CF, RF, DH, SP and RP

Scoring for Batting Categories
1B - Singles 1.5 points
2B - Doubles 2 points
3B - Triples 3 points
BB - Walks (Batters) 1 point
CS - Caught Stealing -1 point
E - Errors -2 points
GDP - Ground Into Double Plays -2 points
HP - Hit by Pitch 1 point
HR - Home Runs 4 points
KO - Strikeouts (Batter) -1 point
R - Runs 2 points
RBI - Runs Batted In 2 points
SB - Stolen Bases 2 points
SF - Sacrifice Flies 1 point
SH - Sacrifice Hits 1 point

Scoring for Pitching Categories
BBI - Walks Issued (Pitchers) -1 point
BS - Blown Saves -3 points
CG - Complete Games 10 points
ER - Earned Runs -1 point
IBBI - Intentional Walks 1 point
INN - Innings 1.2 points
K - Strikeouts (Pitcher) 1.5 points
L - Losses -10 points
QS - Quality Starts 5 points
S - Saves 10 points
W - Wins 20 points
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Re: Any thoughts on my team?

Postby whatevatreva88 » Mon Mar 30, 2009 2:21 pm

Your team should be fine. Your SP is not that bad. Actually, I think your team is pretty good. I've never played with CBS so I'm not too familiar with the scoring. Volstad could be pretty good this year. I tried getting him late in my draft but ended up not being able to snag him. :-t

You could try packaging Hart and a pitcher for a stud SP. Because they count HRs for the most points, it looks like you have a good amount of power in that lineup with Pujols, Braun, Longoria, Davis, Ramirez. Kemp and Doumit should put up good numbers too.

Overall, it looks like a solid team.
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Re: Any thoughts on my team?

Postby Wyatt Earp » Mon Mar 30, 2009 2:32 pm

Solid team! Hitters are great, your SP has a few guys that could help if things go right for them this season. It might be worth looking into dealing a RP and a hitter to try and snag another solid SP to help there... all in all a good team though.
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