Return to Analyze/Rate My Team

Pitching Strategy

Moderator: Baseball Moderators

Pitching Strategy

Postby mullet » Mon Mar 31, 2003 4:46 pm

Yahoo 12 team h2h league

My league starts 2 SP, 2 RP, and 2 P


My pitchers:
Halladay SP
Hudson SP
Wolf SP
Clement SP
Wells SP
Wakefield SP or RP
Armando Benitez RP
Octavio Dotel RP
Arthur Rhodes RP

As you can see I only have 1 closer. I have some solid starters and Wakefield actually qualifies as a starter and Relief picher. Right now I am starting him as a RP. So, I really have 5 SP and 1 Closer. I was wondering if I should try to ditch Saves and get another guy who qualifies as SP or RP but is really a SP. Then I'd essentially be starting 6 SP's and no RP's. Two guys that I know qualify as SP and RP are Pineiro and Graves. What do you all think of this strategy?

T-Ball Trainer

Posts: 4
Joined: 31 Mar 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball

Postby Arlo » Mon Mar 31, 2003 4:55 pm

I think you at least need to have the option of using relievers. If I know you're going to use six starters against me, I'll start my top closer and nobody else, taking three out of five categories more often than not...
Hall of Fame Hero
Hall of Fame Hero

User avatar
Fantasy ExpertCafe WriterCafe RankerPick 3 Weekly WinnerSweet 16 SurvivorLucky Ladders Weekly Winner
Posts: 7375
(Past Year: -1472)
Joined: 4 Jan 2002
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: The Cheap Seats

Postby Payne Dailey » Mon Mar 31, 2003 5:52 pm

I tried that last year in one of my leagues, ended up in seventh.
Payne Dailey
Major League Manager
Major League Manager

User avatar
Eagle Eye
Posts: 1365
(Past Year: -6)
Joined: 17 Mar 2003
Home Cafe: Football
Location: stealing home

Return to Analyze/Rate My Team

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests