when can I safely trade away my saves?

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when can I safely trade away my saves?

Postby Beardawg » Sat Aug 03, 2013 1:38 pm

I'm leading the category, but in a dogfight overall, with my next nearest competitor 12 saves behind me (94 to 82). He's got: Aroldis, Kimbrell, Melancon, Janssen, Cisneros, and Veras. I've got: Papelbon, Romo, Jansen, and Holland. I would love to trade away Paps because his contract is expiring and I can't keep him.

My trade deadline is 8/18.

When, if ever, can I simply trade away a closer without getting one in return, and without worrying about the next nearest team catching me in saves?

Alternatively, when could I trade Paps for a guy like, say, Rex Brothers, who will get some SV, but will lose the job by September?
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Re: when can I safely trade away my saves?

Postby Grey » Sat Aug 03, 2013 2:22 pm

Even if you lose one point in saves, can you lose other points in saves? Can you gain a lot more points than you can lose in saves? Then trade them away...
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