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What SP for my Freese?

Postby garretterik » Mon Jul 30, 2012 1:43 am

OK, this guy is desparate for 3B and has plenty of SP, I need SP and have plenty of 3B.
I offered him Middlebrooks for Kuroda and he said make another offer.
What should I ask for Freese? I doubt I get Strasburgh. Should I ask for Gallardo, Chen, or Kuroda?

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My team:
C Yadier Molina (StL - C)
1B Paul Goldsmith (Ari-1B)
2B Neil Walker (Pit-2B)
3B David Freese (StL - 3B)
SS Hanley Ramirez (LAD - SS, 3B)
OF Matt Kemp (LAD-OF)
OF Michael Bourn (Atl - OF)
OF Yoenis Cespedes (Oak - OF)
Util Tony Rizzo (ChC-1B)
Util Jay Bruce (Cin - OF)
BN Will Middlebrooks (BOS-3B)
BN Ben Zobrist (TB - 2B,OF)
BN Pablo Sandoval (SF - 1B,3B)
DL Troy Tulowitzki (Col - SS)
SP Johnny Cueto (Cin - SP)
SP Jake Peavy (CWS-SP)
RP Addison Reed (CWS - RP)
RP Tom Wilhemsen (Sea-RP)
P Madison Bumgarner (SF - SP)
P Ryan Cook (Oak-RP)
P M Fiers (Mil-SP)
BN AJ Burnett (Pit-SP)
BN Ben Sheets (Atl-SP)
BN Jarrod Parker (Oak-SP)

His team:
C Ryan Doumit (Min - C,OF)
1B Joe Mauer (Min - C,1B)
2B Brandon Phillips (Cin - 2B)
3B Mike Aviles (Bos-2B,3B,SS)
SS Rafael Furcal (StL - SS)
OF Austin Jackson (Det - OF)
OF Michael Cuddyer (Col - 1B,2B,OF)
OF Carlos Quentin (SD - OF)
Util Jeff Francoeur (KC - OF)
Util Desmond Jennings (TB - OF)
BN Rajai Davis (Tor - OF)
DL Joey Votto (Cin - 1B)
SP Ivan Nova (NYY - SP)
SP Yovani Gallardo (Mil - SP)
RP Jason Motte (StL - RP)
RP Carlos Marmol (ChC - RP)
P Stephen Strasburg (Was - SP)
P Hiroki Kuroda (NYY - SP)
P Edwin Jackson (Was - SP)
P Trevor Cahill(Ari - SP)
BN Wei-Yin Chen (Bal - SP)
BN Felix Doubront (Bos - SP,RP)
BN John Axford (Mil-RP)
BN Chad Billingsly (LAD-SP)
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Re: What SP for my Freese?

Postby rjforlife » Mon Jul 30, 2012 1:58 am

What about Nova? Do you think he would take Middlebrooks for Nova? That, or I would try Freese for Gallardo, that's likely to be accepted with Gallardo's recent blowup.


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Re: What SP for my Freese?

Postby ahcryky » Mon Jul 30, 2012 6:09 am

Thanks for the help with mine....... I'm guessing he isn't that desperate if he shot down that deal quick. I really don't see any pitchers on his team besides Strasburg that I would give up Freese for.........
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Re: What SP for my Freese?

Postby dcmove2003 » Mon Jul 30, 2012 10:31 am

I can't imagine Freese would deliver you Strasburgh, innings cap and all, but worth a shot (BECAUSE the innings cap may scare the other manager). I think going for Ivan Nova is reasonable, although to be honest, beyond Strasburg, none of those pitchers really wow me.

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Re: What SP for my Freese?

Postby heathweston » Mon Jul 30, 2012 10:37 am

I'd agree with the above. I'd probably try Middlebrooks for Nova, or if you wanted to try and go big, try and sell Freese for Strasburg or Gallardo. I doubt it brings you Stras (though with the inning limit and the fact it's a non-keeper it might be possible), but Gallardo might work.

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Re: What SP for my Freese?

Postby BUCCOFAN » Mon Jul 30, 2012 11:16 am

I'd try Freese for Kuroda, if you can score Gallardo, by all means go for it. HOWEVER the Brewers bullpen is killing there pitchers value at the moment.

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