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    Rolling dice

    For some obscure reasons involving keeper rules, I will likely want to pay the option on one of the following. Based solely on what we can expect in 2019 and 2020, which one would you want?

    16 teams - starting 22 with bench of 8. OBA and Holds.

    Mychal Givens
    Austin Riley
    Lucas Giolito
    Greg Holland
    Ryan O'Hearn
    Teoscar Hernández
    Ervin Santana
    Scott Kingery
    Last edited by onejayhawk; 12-26-2018 at 12:08 PM.
    Ad Astra per Aspera

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    Holland
    heading into my 36th year in same 12-team NL 5x5
    AVG collapse last Sept left us finishing 4th
    won in 2017 15 07 05 04 02 93 90 84

    UPDATED! 2019 keeper candidates (can keep up to 11)
    SP AWood 5, CSmith 1, DHolland 10
    RP Jeffress 1, Dominguez 10, Knebel 2
    C Realmuto 13, 3B Longoria 15, 2S KMarte 10, 2B Kendrick 8, 2S Hanson 10
    OF Harper 41, Eaton 18, FCordero 10, Williamson 10

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    Quote Originally Posted by Judge Jude View Post
    Holland
    Ditto.

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    Possibly stash Riley on the bench. If he gets traded he could be up fairly early.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Judge Jude View Post
    Holland
    I take it you think the last eight weeks was real.

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    Ad Astra per Aspera

    Oh. In that case, never mind. - Wonderboy

    GITH fails logic 101. - bryanbutler

    Bah...OJH caught me. - Pogues

    I don't know if you guys are being willfully ignorant, but... - Judge Jude

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    actually not that convinced, given peripherals, but his upside is the biggest and he has so much experience
    heading into my 36th year in same 12-team NL 5x5
    AVG collapse last Sept left us finishing 4th
    won in 2017 15 07 05 04 02 93 90 84

    UPDATED! 2019 keeper candidates (can keep up to 11)
    SP AWood 5, CSmith 1, DHolland 10
    RP Jeffress 1, Dominguez 10, Knebel 2
    C Realmuto 13, 3B Longoria 15, 2S KMarte 10, 2B Kendrick 8, 2S Hanson 10
    OF Harper 41, Eaton 18, FCordero 10, Williamson 10

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    OK. Given the dice roll situation, that fits.

    I just realized I can throw Scott Kingery in the mix. I doubt that changes things for anyone, but there it is.

    J
    Ad Astra per Aspera

    Oh. In that case, never mind. - Wonderboy

    GITH fails logic 101. - bryanbutler

    Bah...OJH caught me. - Pogues

    I don't know if you guys are being willfully ignorant, but... - Judge Jude

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    Does this mean that there is a separate category for holds or a saves + holds category? If it is the latter, definitely forget about the closers, they aren't worth enough in those leagues. If the former, I would think Givens is the safest bet; he more or less has the job already, and the O's have no reason to ditch him quickly. The rest of them look pretty ugly. Holland scares me because he needs both a job and to not suck. O'Hearn might give some production since he seems to have the job and no reason to be dislodged.

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    Separate categories for holds and saves. I remember you were high on Givens last spring. He didn't work out last year.

    O'Hearn was on my list for exactly that reason. I was thinking similar things about Kingery. Either would be a cheap cut, but have value if they perform at least minimally.

    J
    Ad Astra per Aspera

    Oh. In that case, never mind. - Wonderboy

    GITH fails logic 101. - bryanbutler

    Bah...OJH caught me. - Pogues

    I don't know if you guys are being willfully ignorant, but... - Judge Jude

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    Kingery isn't a bad cheap add, either. Same with Givens. He may suck, he may not. Tough with such small sample sizes for relievers. At least, even as a closer, he can't have much pressure on that team, lol. But yeah, he's burnt me before, too.

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