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Your Best and Worst Moves so Far


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#1 cloudee

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 12:16 PM

12-team league. Yahoo Pro $100. Drafted 3rd overall

Best:

- Derek Holland with my #15 pick
- Alexei Ramirez with my #20 pick
- Everth Cabrera with my #22 pick
- Patrick Corbin off waivers in Week 4
- Benoit off waivers in Week 5
- Trading Sabathia for Glen Perkins and Pedro Alvarez in Week 9
- Dominic Brown off waivers in Week 9

Worst:

- David Freese with my #10 pick. (Just a brutal start for him so I was platooning Youklis and Callpso for several weeks after I dropped him)
- Dropping Everth Cabrera for Franklin Gutierrez in Week 2 (Right before my #2 pick Jose Reyes went down lol)
- David Hernandez over Heath Bell off waivers the night Putz went down (based on Rotoworld expert analysis :P)

Sitting in 5th place with this week's matchup tied at 5-5. I was in 10th place after Week 8 so I'll take it

Yahoo $50. 10 Teams H2H. 40-46-4 (7th Place) *Draft (Round-Pick) | *Waiver | *Trade | *DL
 

C - Jonathan Lucroy
1B - José Abreu (1-5)
2B - Howie Kendrick (12-116)
3B - Álex Rodríguez (21-205)
SS - Carlos Correa
OF - Cameron Maybin
OF - Dexter Fowler
OF - Josh Reddick
Util - Anthony Rizzo (2-16)
BN - 3B - Kris Bryant (8-76)
BN - 2B/SS/OF - Ben Zobrist
DL - OF - Jacoby Ellsbury (3-25)
 
 
 
SP - Jacob deGrom (5-45)
SP - Francisco Liriano (13-125)
SPAlfredo Simón
SP - Bartolo Colon
SP - Noah Syndergaard
SP - Eduardo Rodríguez
RP - Cody Allen (10-96)
RP - Francisco Rodriguez(16-156)
RP - Shawn Tolleson
RP - John Axford
 

#2 lbjames6

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 12:17 PM

Week 15 doesn't end until next Sunday. :|

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 12:20 PM

Worst:
Matt Kemp with my #1 pick, 5th overall.
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Posted 14 July 2013 - 12:21 PM

Week 15 doesn't end until next Sunday. :|


No...this is Week 15 now, it ends today.

Edited by UVA_Drew, 14 July 2013 - 12:21 PM.

8 Team Yahoo: Auction Draft: OBP/SLG

Defending Champion in last year's 10 team league (2 guys dropped out last minute this year)

 

C: Grandal

1B: Votto

2B: Altuve

3B: Donaldson

SS: A. Escobar

CI: Bryant / Trumbo

MI: D. Travis

OF: Stanton, McCutchen, Cespedes, Calhoun, Pederson

Util: Myers / Cain / Morales

 

SP: Price, Shields, Ross, Wood, Liriano, Salazar, Syndergaard

RP: A. Miller, Soria, Rondon


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Posted 14 July 2013 - 12:22 PM

Week 15 doesn't end until next Sunday. :|


No...this is Week 15 now, it ends today.


Not on Yahoo. It ends next Sunday.

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 12:24 PM

Week 15 doesn't end until next Sunday. :|


No...this is Week 15 now, it ends today.


Not on Yahoo. It ends next Sunday.


Your own league settings don't rule the world. According to MLB, ESPN, and CBSSports...today is the end of Week 15.

And that has nothing to do with the original post anyway...

8 Team Yahoo: Auction Draft: OBP/SLG

Defending Champion in last year's 10 team league (2 guys dropped out last minute this year)

 

C: Grandal

1B: Votto

2B: Altuve

3B: Donaldson

SS: A. Escobar

CI: Bryant / Trumbo

MI: D. Travis

OF: Stanton, McCutchen, Cespedes, Calhoun, Pederson

Util: Myers / Cain / Morales

 

SP: Price, Shields, Ross, Wood, Liriano, Salazar, Syndergaard

RP: A. Miller, Soria, Rondon


#7 lbjames6

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 12:25 PM

Week 15 doesn't end until next Sunday. :|


No...this is Week 15 now, it ends today.


Not on Yahoo. It ends next Sunday.


Your own league settings don't rule the world. According to MLB, ESPN, and CBSSports...today is the end of Week 15.

And that has nothing to do with the original post anyway...


OP posted that he's in a Yahoo league. Calm down bruh

#8 cloudee

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 12:25 PM

I'm on Yahoo and it has this as Week 15 lol

Yahoo $50. 10 Teams H2H. 40-46-4 (7th Place) *Draft (Round-Pick) | *Waiver | *Trade | *DL
 

C - Jonathan Lucroy
1B - José Abreu (1-5)
2B - Howie Kendrick (12-116)
3B - Álex Rodríguez (21-205)
SS - Carlos Correa
OF - Cameron Maybin
OF - Dexter Fowler
OF - Josh Reddick
Util - Anthony Rizzo (2-16)
BN - 3B - Kris Bryant (8-76)
BN - 2B/SS/OF - Ben Zobrist
DL - OF - Jacoby Ellsbury (3-25)
 
 
 
SP - Jacob deGrom (5-45)
SP - Francisco Liriano (13-125)
SPAlfredo Simón
SP - Bartolo Colon
SP - Noah Syndergaard
SP - Eduardo Rodríguez
RP - Cody Allen (10-96)
RP - Francisco Rodriguez(16-156)
RP - Shawn Tolleson
RP - John Axford
 

#9 blangtang

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 12:28 PM

my best move this week was ordering an egg mcmuffin for breakfast

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 12:29 PM

I'm on Yahoo and it has this as Week 15 lol


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#11 v0dka

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 12:32 PM

Well then. Didn't take long for this thread to get derailed.
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Posted 14 July 2013 - 12:35 PM

worst: dropping teheran, drafting pujols

best: grabbing puig three days before his callup.
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#13 cloudee

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 12:35 PM

Oh wow. I didn't even know Yahoo was doing that. Hmm...I might have done things differently this week if I knew (I started Perez vs. the Tigers today lol)

Edited by cloudee, 14 July 2013 - 12:37 PM.

Yahoo $50. 10 Teams H2H. 40-46-4 (7th Place) *Draft (Round-Pick) | *Waiver | *Trade | *DL
 

C - Jonathan Lucroy
1B - José Abreu (1-5)
2B - Howie Kendrick (12-116)
3B - Álex Rodríguez (21-205)
SS - Carlos Correa
OF - Cameron Maybin
OF - Dexter Fowler
OF - Josh Reddick
Util - Anthony Rizzo (2-16)
BN - 3B - Kris Bryant (8-76)
BN - 2B/SS/OF - Ben Zobrist
DL - OF - Jacoby Ellsbury (3-25)
 
 
 
SP - Jacob deGrom (5-45)
SP - Francisco Liriano (13-125)
SPAlfredo Simón
SP - Bartolo Colon
SP - Noah Syndergaard
SP - Eduardo Rodríguez
RP - Cody Allen (10-96)
RP - Francisco Rodriguez(16-156)
RP - Shawn Tolleson
RP - John Axford
 

#14 2445ricardo

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 12:36 PM

Best moves:

Drafting Crush Davis, CarGo and Goldy in all 3 of my leagues.

Trading Kemp for Puig in a keeper the day after Kemp's series in Coors.

Adding guys like Corbin and Puig

Worst moves:

Dropping Machado after he started 1 for 13
Dropping Teheran after giving him an entire month to straighten things out

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 12:43 PM

Best:
Drafting Segura with last pick. Burning waiver claim on Donaldson. Not drafting a single pitcher until the 9th round.

Worst:
Declined E5/Beltran for JUP trade offer. Dropping E.Cabrera. Punting saves and decided to chase (brutal year)

Megatron = lemon
 
A year early with his foresight but Julio is a wizard lol!

#16 Flippped

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 12:47 PM

Worst move: Drafted B. Lawrie and Dropping Kipnis when he was really struggling! Only to have to trade for him back with Puig. :unsure:

Best moves: Picking the following players off waviers: M. Cuddyer, J. Locke, J. Teheran, J. Parker, P. Alvarez, E (dropped by other owners) E. Mujica before he got the closing role and Picking up Puig just before he got the call up for $0.

ESPN 12 Team Points League with holds

              2014-CHAMPION

C:   B. Posey

1B: A. Gonzalez,

2B: A. Russell

3B: A. Beltre,

SS: T. Tulowitzki 

OF: B. Gardner,C. Gomez, J. Reddick,

Util: J. Paredes

Bench:  

SP: C. Carrasco, S. Gray, L. Lynn, D. Keuchel,  S. Greene, C. Heston, K. Gibson, C. Anderson, J. Garica

RP: H. Street, S. Casilla, T. Clippard, K. Herrera, B. Boyer

 

DL:  J. Lamb, D. Travis


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Posted 14 July 2013 - 01:05 PM

Best:

Trading for Manny Ramirez when he was still in Taiwan
Buying an instructional hot yoga video
Using protection

Worst:

Wearing navy blue with black that one day I was late to work
Watching "Catfish: The TV Show"
Spending this much time on rotoworld forums
7-team Dynasty H2H
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C- Ossee Schreckengost
1B- Hee-Seop Choi
2B- Bo Hart
3B- Doug Strange
SS- Matt Stairs
OF- Quinton McCracken
OF- Nemo Leibold
OF- William Beane
UTIL- Kevin Young
BN- Tony Womack, Abner Dalrymple
SP- Luis Tiant, Dustin Nippert, Rick Ankiel, Charles Radbourn, Bea Arthur, Bob Walk
RP- Mike Fetters, The Hamburglar, Byung-Hyun Kim, Joe Table

DL- Mark Prior

#18 BkNets2012

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 01:31 PM

traded trout for jup n lester,,,,,,,,,,,,,,):
Espn Fanasty Baseball 10 Team H2H League Redraft (12-3)

C: Jonathan Lucroy
1B: Edwin Encarnacion
2B: Jose Altuve
3B: Evan Longoria
SS: Alexi Ramirez
2B/SS: Martin Prado
1B/3B: Pedro Alverez
OF: Justin Upton, Matt Holiday, Giancarlo Stanton, Starling Marte, Dominic Brown
UTIL: Lenonys Martin
Bench: Brandon Belt

SP: David Price, Zack Grienke, Shelby Miller, Ervin Santana , Jeff Locke, Mike Leake, Bartolo Colon, DL: Alex Cobb

#19 SportsFanEvan

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 01:36 PM

I traded Chris Davis and Matt Holliday for Matt Kemp a week or two into the season. Awesome trade.

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 01:37 PM

Best: Trading Parker and S Perez for Goldschmidt and Sano in a keeper during ST
Worst: Same keeper league, Trading away E5 for Shark during ST( after acquiring Goldy) thinking last year was an outlier for E5
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