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  1. Team switch - not so much. He stays in the same league, and aside from Greinke he doesn't have to worry much about dealing with the team he left. Decline - yeah. Only to the extent I'll take Freeman above him though. He is still an elite option @ 1B imo. I could see myself taking Hoskins over him because of the OF eligibility in Y! but Goldy is never around late enough for me to have to make that decision.
  2. LMAO Dylan Bundy gave up four runs in five innings Thursday in a no-decision against the Twins. Bundy was facing the 'B' team today, as the Twins didn't bring a single likely regular on the road trip. Those hoping for a rebound from Bundy have been giving nothing to be optimistic about this spring; he's allowed 14 runs and 22 hits in 11 2/3 innings. Mar 14, 2019, 3:15 PM
  3. You kind of get that idea since they're trying to shoehorn him in at 2nd. I don't have an answer to this - just speculation: why did they go out and pay him (albeit a 1-year deal) if he's a platoon player.
  4. I'm inclined to agree with this but it's impossible to really quantify these types of things. Any answer given has to take into account what I think will be an overall bump in his production moving to this potent MIL lineup. I think it will be a moot point anyway - at least his being there full-time. Overall I'm more excited about what Moose can do this year than any of the last 5 years at least.
  5. This is a good subject to get the pre-season angst out - all we're doing is sitting around waiting at this point. The only issue is should AVG be a default setting. I'd prefer it wasn't. We all know Y! will never change.
  6. I understood his post to mean that Y!'s default should be changed to OBP rather than avg because many commissioners just stick with the default without giving a second thought to changing anything about it. I agree OBP is a helluva lot better because it's simply a better way of quantifying what's happening on the field. Ultimately though most of us posting here couldn't care less because I imagine most people posting on a FBB forum play in custom leagues anyway. I personally think OPS reigns supreme over either AVG or OBP because that captures the whole picture imo. I doubt Y! will ever change their defaults though because they're trying to capture the largest number of people using their site and most novices of course prefer AVG because that's what's used in the game and they're familiar with what it means. The bottom line remains the same though - the best way to find a league with the settings you think are best is to start your own custom league, which is precisely what I and many already do anyway.
  7. Did he get dinged or something - Y! has him as DTD. In the past they've done that and then it disappeared, but other times it turns out an injury occurred no one knew about.
  8. I've been watching this Voit/Bird ping-pong for a few pages now and have come to a conclusion: there is no answer. Currently Voit is an endgame pick in Y! 12-team drafts. I'll take him at his low price - not touching Bird at any price. Until we know more (which inevitably we will) I'm not very excited about this situation and will pretty much stay away.
  9. In 12-team leagues he has to be at least an end-game option as a SP5/6 imo. His K/9 makes it so, and he's going to get the innings to likely bag 200+ Ks. That's not chicken feed - particularly in roto settings.
  10. So I guess that's it? "Thanks for the feedback but nothing is going to change." Got it.
  11. He's still going pretty high even with his faceplant last yr - higher than I'm willing to spend for a C. I don't see a discount happening at all having done several Y! 12-team mocks. Without a discount after last year's disaster no thanks.
  12. Yeah he's healthy "now". He's had over 500 ABs in a season once 2016 - when he was healthy all year w/151 GP, and that's as a "regular" the last 5 years. That is certainly baked somewhat into his reasonable current ADP I realize. I am definitely a Turner fan - he is an extremely productive asset when he's right. And I will definitely draft him if he falls even further, but he is not a targeted player of mine going into this year's draft. I'll take him as a plan B or C in other words.
  13. It's too bad but this dude just fell off a cliff once it looked like he was going to be a dependable, underrated source of stats for at least 5 more years. I "splurged" on him with a 14th round pick last year and got burned because of his injury issues- this could be the end of the road unfortunately.
  14. Hell yeah. He's capable of it. I love how hated he is.