Burnett for Shields

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buck2728
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Burnett for Shields

Postby buck2728 » Wed Apr 21, 2010 9:43 am

I really need some starting pitching depth.
I was recently offered:

James Shields and Colby Lewis for AJ Burnett.

I don't know much about Lewis. Should I pull the trigger on this deal?
12 Team - Keeper League
C - Gary Sanchez
1b - Brandon Belt
2b - Jason Kipnis
3b - Evan Longoria
SS - Corey Seager
2b/ss - Francisco Lindor
1b/3b - Justin Smoak
LF - Ian Happ
CF - George Springer
RF - Aaron Judge
UTIL - Xander Bogaerts
UTIL - Andrew McCutchen
Bench - Hunter Pence, Manuel Margot, Joe Panik, Freedy Galvis, Didi Gregorious, Victor Robles, Franklin Barreto, Rafeael Devers
DL - Ryan Braun

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RP - AJ Ramos, Neftali Feliz, Chris Devenski
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Re: Burnett for Shields

Postby havok » Wed Apr 21, 2010 10:09 am

I don't see how Lewis adds to your SP depth... he's a middling option at best. I do like Shields a smidge better than AJ so I'd still make the deal but I guess it depends on your take of AJ vs. Shields.
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