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Postby millerpark » Mon Jan 09, 2012 10:14 am

anyone have a h2h fantasy league send me an invite to
maybe throw in some money as well!
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Re: Looking for a League to join!

Postby GaryMac » Wed Feb 29, 2012 7:21 pm

Well-established and fine-tuned 5th year league replacing a few in a deep 20-team league…

Moneyball Fantasy Baseball

(adapted to run production and prevention as much as the available stats will allow)
Hitting = 1 point per base.
Pitching = 3.6 points per IP and –1 point for each base given away
Exact stats in use found at: ... 67gyyw4yoa

A team’s weekly score is put head-to-head against all other teams in the league, every week.
Weekly match-ups run Monday to Sunday with certain match-ups getting extended (start and end of season, etc.)

Each team controls a minimum 24 and maximum 40 players
Active slots must have a player in them every day, though you can put a player who has the day off in an active slot.
There is one active slot for each fielding position, 1 for a DH, and you have the choice of 3 or 4 active pitchers per day.

Minor league eligibility
Teams can have up to 16 players on the minor roster.
These players don’t count toward the salary cap, but count toward the 40-man roster.
Players qualify for minors if they are not on an MLB roster in real life, or if they’re under 30 yrs old and have less than 50 career games played. **This will be changed to the real MLB rule of under 130 AB or 30 IP once the website options become available**
If you legally put a player in the minors during a time when they are eligible, you are allowed to keep them there as long as you wish… even if they no longer qualify in real life.

Disabled list
While players are on the real-life DL, they qualify to be put on your team’s DL. Once they’re on your DL, you can keep them there as long as you like, even if they come off the real-life DL.
DL players don’t count toward the salary cap, but count toward the 40-man roster.

Position eligibility
If a player plays at least 1 inning at a position during this season or last, then he qualifies for that position on your roster.

Playing time maximums
For every head-to-head match-up period;
- Teams can bat to a maximum of 162 outs.
- Teams can pitch to a maximum of 6 starts or 54 innings whichever comes first.

On the day a limit is reached, all stats will continue to count for the rest of the day.
Batting and pitching limits are separate from each other.

Keepers need to be marked 27 days before opening day. (March 1st for 2012)
Teams have the option to keep players still under contract or drop them without penalty.
Players who have finished their contracts cannot be marked as keepers.
Keeper deadline is the last chance to drop players until after the draft.

Players who were not marked as keepers and players who were not on teams at the end of the previous season are eligible to be drafted.
Following the keeper deadline, the computer will re-calculate salaries for available players. The exact methodology for salary calculation is not published by the website, but is said to factor in at least a couple of the previous season’s statistics and was originally weighted to have the salary of our highest paid player match the salary of MLB’s highest paid player.
The draft will start 7 days after the keeper deadline. (March 8th for 2012)
Draft order is last year’s standings in a last-to-first order every round.
Draft will go as long as it takes each team to get back up to 40 players.
Once your team reaches 40 players your draft ends and others continue.
The draft will start by giving everyone up to 12 hours to log on and make a pick.
This time frame will be adjusted if needed, so that the draft takes no longer than 10 days.
The website sends you an e-mail when it’s your turn and also allows you to make a wish list ahead of time that can make your pick for you.
Players who are drafted get the listed salary on a contract that lasts up to 6 years.
When the draft ends, un-drafted players start on waivers.

Un-drafted players start on waivers, and released players go through waivers as well.
Waivers last 2 days.
Waiver claims can be made with preference given to the team lowest in the current standings.
Players claimed on waivers continue on with their listed contract value and length.

Free Agents
Dropped players who pass through the draft and/or waivers become free agents.
Free agents are eligible to be bid on and won daily.
The highest bidder at 3am each day wins the player with the tie-breaker favouring the lower team in the standings.
The winning bid becomes that player’s salary and the contract lasts for that season plus the next.
A player who doesn’t get bid on by anyone continues on as a free agent the next day.
Teams are only allowed to spend up to $198 per year on winning free agent bids, so while there is no penalty for releasing a player before the end of his contract, there are restraints on acquiring new ones.
Drafting and waiver claims don’t affect this Free Agent Acquisition Budget.

Salaries and the cap
The standard team salary cap is $178 in imaginary money.
Minimum player salary is 41 cents and goes up in increments of 1 cent.
Owners have the option of paying $20 in real money to have a $198 cap.
Owners can pay the $20 at any point during the year and once they do, money stays in the prize pool even if the team doesn’t use the extra cap space.
A salary cap will only be increased after the commissioner receives the payment.
All the money collected becomes the prize for the league champion.
This prize is awarded whether the champ paid into it or not.
The 2011 prize was $160.00

All settings found at: ... 67gyyw4yoa
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Re: Looking for a League to join!

Postby nelsports » Wed Feb 29, 2012 8:44 pm

hi i am running an h2h points league on espn. the buy-in is $40. this is my third year running the league and havealways paid money owed.please if interested

16 team h2h points


single =1
home run=4
stolen base=2.25


inning pitched=1.5
earned run=-1.5
complete game=5
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Re: Looking for a League to join!

Postby nelsports » Wed Feb 29, 2012 11:37 pm

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Re: Looking for a League to join!

Postby batboyslim » Mon Mar 05, 2012 4:07 pm

millerpark wrote:anyone have a h2h fantasy league send me an invite to
maybe throw in some money as well!

If you're looking to win some money, I would check out Fantrax's Salary Cap Games. I just signed up for the Rookie one and I am in League #2 if you want to face off against me and 23 others. There are Gold and Silver divisions as well where you can win up to $200,000.
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Re: Looking for a League to join!

Postby wildchild » Wed Mar 07, 2012 10:59 pm

I have $25 hth league keep 10 players out of 20 must sign to 1 2 or 3 year contract. Salaries are based off auction price you pay for each player. if interested please email me at
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Re: Looking for a League to join!

Postby 4thecycle » Thu Mar 08, 2012 4:10 pm

Hey there,

We are looking for an Owner to take over very soon... Our Keeper League has to declare Keepers on the 11th and the draft is the 21st. We're in crunch mode to find someone like yourself. Please call discuss! Here are the limited details:

Weekly H2H (total pts) Keeper League in our 5th yr. You may keep 5 players (plus a 6th rookie option), with a 3 year contract!

18 Active Players, 8 Reserve, 2 IR, 2 Minor Leaguers (They are yours for life to drop and add all thru the yr)

We play a Post Season game as well to keep interest... called "Playoff Payoff"

Our schedule per week is a bit different, we use a "play all teams" each week format, but everyone loves it! There are 12 teams, so each week you'll have 11 decisions.

There are fair rules in place, and Owners vote on key changes. FYI, we changed our Host site to CBS this yr. $125 fee.

Call Dave at 636-448-3504
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