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 Post subject: Jay Bruce Stock Rising?
PostPosted: Thu Jul 03, 2008 8:58 am 
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I just made a feeler trade offer last night to see what would happen after Bruce's big 2-hr game. I offered Bruce for Doumit and the guy accepted. I'm still in shock, because last week I couldn't get any reaction from leaguemates.

Has his stock risen overnight? I own him in another league and I'm wondering what sorts of deals I could make for him.

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 Post subject: Re: Jay Bruce Stock Rising?
PostPosted: Thu Jul 03, 2008 9:13 am 
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Doumit's a solid deal for him. I doubt you could get much more, but the allure of some players is sometimes hard to judge until you offer the trade.

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 Post subject: Re: Jay Bruce Stock Rising?
PostPosted: Thu Jul 03, 2008 10:29 am 
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God, I would love to get Doumit for Bruce. I'm jumping on this opportunity to offer Bruce along with Edi Volquez & Guillen for Hart & a disabled Marcum.

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 Post subject: Re: Jay Bruce Stock Rising?
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bang up job on the trade. i'm still trying to practically give him away, no one's biting in my league (need more reds fans).

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 Post subject: Re: Jay Bruce Stock Rising?
PostPosted: Mon Jul 07, 2008 10:15 am 
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Alright now I want jump in because I thought I was continuing to just sit on Bruce. Since I picked up Hairston to cover Tulo my need for a shortstop is not so dire. Yet I would like to do something with Bruce. Someone in my league just picked up Hardy (hours before Tulo went down) and Peralta - don't ask me why. Would you try and move Bruce for a Hardy or Peralta. The guy also has Frenchy, Winn, and Cantu on the bench.


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 Post subject: Re: Jay Bruce Stock Rising?
PostPosted: Mon Jul 07, 2008 10:24 am 
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If you can get Hardy for Bruce I'd do that, especially if you're set at OF and need SS help. Just remember to ride the streaks...

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 Post subject: Re: Jay Bruce Stock Rising?
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Well, he was smarter than the average bear and said no with a laugh.


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 Post subject: Re: Jay Bruce Stock Rising?
PostPosted: Wed Jul 09, 2008 1:48 pm 
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fyi Bruce is 18 for his last 101

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