Miguel Cabrera trade

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EEE256
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Miguel Cabrera trade

Postby EEE256 » Thu Apr 11, 2013 10:11 am

I play in a 10 team 6x6 mixed daily transactions league. Player in my league has asked for pitching help and we are trying to make a deal. Has said Miggy is available.

I give: Votto, Gallardo
I get: M. Cabrera, M. Young

3 questions:
Is this a good deal to offer?
Is it fair?
Am i giving up too much too early in the season?


His team:
V. Martinez
M. Young
B. Phillips
A. Ramirez
M. Cabrera
B. Harper, A. Jones, J. Ellsbury
Util: Cruz, Ethier
BN: Werth, Arencibia, C. Young
DL: Texiera

SP: Weaver, Holliday, Lincicum, Vogelsong, Milone, Hellickson, Dempster, E. Santana, Maholom
RP: Kimbrel, Reed, Henderson, Grimm

Any input would be much appreciated. Thx

10 team, 6x6 mixed daily league
Wieters
Votto
Pedroia
Desmond
R. Zimmerman
Cargo, Choo, Victorino
Util: Morse, Berkman
BN: Freese, Freeman, Cuddyer, Moustakas

SP: Darvish, Latos, Gallardo, Lester, A. Sanchez, Cobb, Iwakuma, Billingsly, Garza (DL)
RP: Nathan, Holland, Grilli, Janssen

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Re: Miguel Cabrera trade

Postby MattDamonFace » Thu Apr 11, 2013 10:46 am

I would argue the difference in Cabrera and Votto is marginal (assuming no injuries). You're *almost* trading away Gallardo for Young, so my first instinct is no effin' way.

There are only two ways this trade goes through:

1) You want the best player in the trade. That would be Cabrera, but in this case Votto is only half a step behind so it's not like Miggy's the *clear* favorite. It's totally possible Votto ends up with a better season that Cabrera this year.

2) You're desperate for batting average. Looking at your team, that doesn't seem to be the case.

I think you might be jumping the gun a bit. I'd much rather have Votto + YoGa. Don't forget, YoGa always starts slow but you'll end up with 3.50/1.25 and a crapload of K's.

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Re: Miguel Cabrera trade

Postby Bourne » Thu Apr 11, 2013 10:47 am

if by votto you mean ryan zimmerman it is fair and good. Michael young is just too much lower than the other players in this deal.

EEE256
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Re: Miguel Cabrera trade

Postby EEE256 » Thu Apr 11, 2013 11:25 am

Thanks for the input and i agree. Some other discussions have been going back and forth. He has mentioned that he wants Gallardo in a deal. Thoughts on this option:

Give: Votto, Gallardo, Freese
Get: Cabrera, Ellsbury, Maholom

Good deal to offer?
Is this a fair deal to offer?
Is this too lopsided of a trade?

SB's have been slow on my end so far this season but I do question as it would make me an owner of a lot of Red Sox (Pedroia, Victorino, Lester and if this deal went down...Ellsbury)

Thoughts on this option?

10 team, 6x6 mixed daily league
Wieters
Votto
Pedroia
Desmond
R. Zimmerman
Cargo, Choo, Victorino
Util: Morse, Berkman
BN: Freese, Freeman, Cuddyer, Moustakas

SP: Darvish, Latos, Gallardo, Lester, A. Sanchez, Cobb, Iwakuma, Billingsly, Garza (DL)
RP: Nathan, Holland, Grilli, Janssen

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Re: Miguel Cabrera trade

Postby theearly90s » Thu Apr 11, 2013 8:05 pm

I would take the Cabrera side in a second. Safest great player in the game.
Yahoo 10 team H2H
Batting: H, R, 2B, 3B, HR, AVG, SB, K, BB
Pitching: W, L, SV, K, BB, WHIP, ERA, CG

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Re: Miguel Cabrera trade

Postby Frank Rizzo » Fri Apr 12, 2013 9:40 am

EEE256 wrote:Thanks for the input and i agree. Some other discussions have been going back and forth. He has mentioned that he wants Gallardo in a deal. Thoughts on this option:

Give: Votto, Gallardo, Freese
Get: Cabrera, Ellsbury, Maholom

Good deal to offer?
Is this a fair deal to offer?
Is this too lopsided of a trade?

SB's have been slow on my end so far this season but I do question as it would make me an owner of a lot of Red Sox (Pedroia, Victorino, Lester and if this deal went down...Ellsbury)

Thoughts on this option?

10 team, 6x6 mixed daily league
Wieters
Votto
Pedroia
Desmond
R. Zimmerman
Cargo, Choo, Victorino
Util: Morse, Berkman
BN: Freese, Freeman, Cuddyer, Moustakas

SP: Darvish, Latos, Gallardo, Lester, A. Sanchez, Cobb, Iwakuma, Billingsly, Garza (DL)
RP: Nathan, Holland, Grilli, Janssen


Whoa, Miggy/Ellsbury/Maholm without a doubt.
Yahoo 10 Team H2H, 5 x 5, Outfielders position specific. Keep 1.

C - Buster Posey SF - C,1B
1B - Freddie Freeman Atl - 1B
2B - Jonathan Schoop Bal - 2B
SS - Trevor Story Col - SS
3B - Anthony Rendon Was - 3B
LF - Adam Duvall Cin - LF,RF
CF - Billy Hamilton Cin - CF
RF - Kris Bryant ChC - 1B,3B,LF,RF
Util - Domingo Santana Mil - RF
BN - Yoán Moncada CWS - 3B

SP - Empty
SP - Bud Norris LAA - SP,RP
SP - Carlos Martínez StL - SP
SP - Rich Hill LAD - SP
RP - Craig Kimbrel Bos - RP
Bench - Justin Verlander Det - SP
Bench - Lance McCullers Jr. Hou - SP
Bench - James Paxton Sea - SP
Bench - Ivan Nova Pit - SP,RP
Bench - José Berríos Min - SP
DL - Danny Salazar Cle - SP
DL - Johnny Cueto SF - SP


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