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Valverde/Ross for Nelson Cruz (WHIR)

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Valverde/Ross for Nelson Cruz (WHIR)

Postby nyr199435 » Wed Aug 08, 2012 11:53 am

1B: 1 point
2B: 2
3B: 3
HR: 4
RBI: 1
SB: 2
CS: -2
BB: 1
IBB: 1
K: -1
GDIP: -4
CYC: 4

IP: 1
W: 7
L: -7
CG: 4.5
SHO: 9
SV: 7
ER: -1
BB: -1
IBB: -1
K: 0.5
HLD: 4
NH: 18
PG: 27
QS: 3.5
BSV: -7

Trade was offered to me:
I get: Jose Valverde, Cody Ross
I give: Nelson Cruz

Now, I could really use a closer. My RP is probably the weakest position, though Cook/Reed/Holland have been holding their own. The problem is that Harper is slumping big time, and the guy just added Cody Ross a week ago. If I wanted him I could have had him. This doesn't seem like enough for Nelson Cruz right?

Here are some of the other options I'd want for his team, if anyone's interested in helping me put together a counteroffer:
Gio Gonzalez
Huston Street
Ernesto Frieri
James McDonald
Chris Perez
Tommy Hanson (DL, will return August 15th)
Max Scherzer

He also has Cole Hamels and Matt Cain, but they're probably both untouchable.

Maybe a counter of:
I give Nelson Cruz
I get: Scherzer/Hanson/McDonald, and Street/Perez

Do you think Street and Scherzer for Cruz is a low ball on my part?

Thanks in advance, and leave your link!!

Team/league info here:

12 teams
H2H Points
1 year

C: Buster Posey
1B: Mark Teixeira
2B: Robinson Cano
3B: David Wright
SS: Starlin Castro
OF: Mike Trout
OF: Nelson Cruz
OF: Yoenis Cespedes
Util: Ryan Zimmerman
BN: Bryce Harper, Carlos Santana, Josh Rutledge

SP: Justin Verlander, Matt Moore, Adam Wainwright, Tim Lincecum, Josh Johnson, Phil Hughes, Michael Fiers, Homer Bailey, Mike Minor, Daniel Straily
RP: Greg Holland, Addison Reed, Ryan Cook
DL: Andrew Cashner, Johan Santana
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Re: Valverde/Ross for Nelson Cruz (WHIR)

Postby KingOfSports » Wed Aug 08, 2012 3:30 pm

This is a H2H points league so never pay for closers! I would say no deal.
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