This is a fun little experiment
25 - C A.J. Pierzynski - Wieters fill in
12 - 1B Pablo Sandoval - Versatility? Plus his nick name is Kung Fu panda, I'll be ridin' this Panda Express to championship town. Maybe. Probably not.
18 - 2B Felipe Lopez - Last time he was in a bandbox he jacked 20+
04 - 3B Chipper Jones - Average
01 - SS Jimmy Rollins - First rd? Yikes.
20 - MI Emilio Bonifacio - Sagnof
06 - CI Chris Davis - Bill James projections please
03 - OF Jason Bay - From America's hat
07 - OF Hunter Pence - Hunter Pence none the richer
08 - OF Jay Bruce - Homer(s) pick
09 - OF Chris Young - 30/30 maybe?
16 - OF Delmon Young - Convert bat throwing power to ball hitting power please
19 - UT Casey Kotchman - I took the under on 16 HRs in a bet with a friend last year, I won. Brett Myers hits harder, ask his girlfriend.
14 - BN Matt Wieters - Mauer with power
02 - SP Tim Lincecum - Ace
10 - SP Edinson Volquez - Rolls hard
13 - SP Clayton Kershaw - Sounds like a country music singer
14 - SP Justin Verlander - Enrollment in the Justin Verlander school for kids who can't pitch good and want to learn to do other stuff good too.
17 - SP Gavin Floyd - Saw him in spring training, looked solid vs. Dodgers
21 - SP Anthony Reyes - Best dressed.
05 - RP Jonathan Papelbon - Papelboner
11 - RP Jose Valverde - Salsa
23 - RP Dan Wheeler - Mr. B with save opps?
22 - BN Kelvim Escobar - DL stashee with upside
24 - BN Ian Snell - His pitching snells bad, potential Cliff Lee though?
My team now:
C Wieters, Barajas - The fact that I still have 2 Cs explains a lot
1B - Chris Davis - Funny story, I traded him away, and now he's back on my team!
2B - Aaron Hill - Free Agent pick up of the season for my team, I don't want to imagine how bad I'd be without him
3B - Pablo Sandoval - Man I wish he would have C eligibility, but he's been pretty good too me anyhow
SS - Alex Gonzalez - Traded Jimmy early, and have been playin hot cross bats ever since
CI - Chone Figgins - Trade acquisition to bolster steals and avg
MI - David Eckstein - yuck, see SS
OF - Adam Dunn - trade acq.
OF - Michael Bourn - trade acq.
OF - Shane Victorino - trade acq.
OF - Dread Pirate - trade acq.
OF - Jonny Gomes - was Cody Ross for a large part of the Season
UT - Rajai Davis - sagnof
BN - Krispie Young - he's back on my team after an extended hiatus
SP - Justin Verlander - Cy Young candidate booyah
SP - Edwin Jackson - liked him pre-draft, no one drafted him so I picked him up, been good since
SP - Scott Kazmir - trade acq.
RP - Papelboner - kind a meh season for him
RP - Valverde - been pretty good since injury
RP - Trevor Hoffman - trade acq.
RP - Bobby Jenks - trade acq.
Curretly Streaming: Tim Hudson, Scott Feldman, Joel Pineiro - Tyring to make some late season gains in Ws.
Overall, mostly shit. Damn autodraft for the first 2 picks royally F'd me in A. I got to 4th at one point and have been bouncing between 6th and 8th since. I've never played so hard in a non-keeper to finish this poorly, but it has definitely been fun! Can't wait for next year.