Trade for Lincecum?

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Trade for Lincecum?

Postby EEE256 » Tue Apr 16, 2013 8:08 am

Guy in my league wants Gallardo. I know Gallardo usually starts slow and he may be trying to buy low. Thoughts on this offer?

Give: Gallardo, Holland, Freese
Get: Lincecum, Kimbrel, M. Young

Freese and Young are both injury risks but i do like Young's 2b eligibility. Kimbrel is obviously the best closer in the game, but i don't need a closer necessarily (though it is an upgrade). Also think its only a matter of time until Holland gets pulled out of the closer role. Thoughts? Is this worth it? If i did this, I would then try to trade one of my RP's to try and get a bat...

Any input would be appreciated. Thx

10 team, 6x6 (ops) mixed daily league, Non Keeper
R. Zimmerman
Cargo, Choo, Victorino
Util: Morse, Berkman
BN: Freese, Freeman, Cuddyer, Marte

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

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Re: Trade for Lincecum?

Postby Mauddib » Tue Apr 16, 2013 8:31 am

No thanks. It is all because of Linc, just haven't seen any good reason to be acquiring him right now.

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Re: Trade for Lincecum?

Postby AdmiralTrey » Tue Apr 16, 2013 2:54 pm

You're getting the best player in the deal, Kimbrel, but you could probably do a little bit better. Young can't really be counted on for much power at this point in his career... He's almost a multi-positional Placido Polanco now and Lincecum straight sucks.

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IF: Vidal Brujan, Alexander Mojica, Malcolm Nunez, Greg Jones, Gunnar Henderson
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Re: Trade for Lincecum?

Postby schtickball » Tue Apr 16, 2013 5:48 pm

gallardo > lincecum [except for the month of april, gallardo is historically awful]
holland < kimbrel
freese > young [young has multiple eligibility but also on the wrong side of 35]

you need to get someone better for gallardo or freese to make it worth your time.
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C Buster Posey/Joe Mauer
1B Freddie Freeman
2B Jose Altuve
3B Brett Lawrie/Nolan Arenado
SS Ben Zobrist/Nick Franklin[N/A]
OF Josh Hamilton/Norichika Aoki/Dexter Fowler/Gerardo Parra/Nate McLouth/Michael Saunders/Marcell Ozuna
SP Yovani Gallardo/Brandon Morrow/Doug Fister/Marco Estrada
SP Jose Fernandez/Tony Cingrani/Kyle Kendrick/Daniel Hudson[DL]
RP Craig Kimbrel/Jonathan Papelbon/Kenley Jansen/Jim Henderson/Kevin Gregg/Kyuji Fujikawa[DL]

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Re: Trade for Lincecum?

Postby Lucc » Tue Apr 16, 2013 10:17 pm

Any trade that involves receiving Lincecum should be ignored immediatley....
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1B Abreu, Jose (Keeper) (trade jones, Lester, Joe Ross & Brantley)
2B Altuve, Jose (Keeper)
3B Frazier, Todd (Keeper)
SS Bogaerts, Xander (Keeper)
CI Donaldson, Josh (Keeper)
OF McCutchen, Andrew (Keeper)
OF Cespedes, Yoenis (keeper) (trade puig)
OF Grichuk, Randal (Keeper)

P Bumgarner, Madison (keeper)
P Archer, Chris (Keeper)
P Rodon, Carlos (Keeper)

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