• CHC 6
    SF 2
    Final
    2:20 PM ET
  • NYY 2
    LAA 1
    In Progress
    Bottom 8th
  • PHI 4
    TOR 6
    In Progress
    Bottom 9th
  • PIT 8
    STL 1
    Game Over
    7:05 PM ET
  • BOS 3
    ATL 2
    In Progress
    Bottom 7th
  • TB 0
    BAL 2
    In Progress
    Bottom 9th
  • DET 5
    CWS 4
    In Progress
    Bottom 8th
  • CLE 2
    HOU 3
    In Progress
    Top 8th
  • MIA 4
    WSH 7
    In Progress
    Bottom 7th
  • TEX 6
    KC 3
    In Progress
    End 6th
  • MIL 3
    NYM 2
    In Progress
    Top 7th
  • COL 4
    CIN 4
    In Progress
    Top 4th
  • OAK 0
    ARI 1
    In Progress
    End 2nd
  • SEA 0
    MIN 0
    Pre-Game
    10:10 PM ET
  • LAD 0
    SD 0
    Pre-Game
    10:10 PM ET
Page 2057 of 3223 FirstFirst ... 105715571957200720472055205620572058205920672107215725573057 ... LastLast
Results 32,897 to 32,912 of 51555

Thread: League of #Despair

  1. #32897
    Mod | DONOR BTS's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    26,846
    Thanks
    3,985
    Thanked 13,832 Times in 8,198 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Boxcar View Post
    Lol how is that close to fair? Brandon McCarthy is really good and Joey Rickard is Jimmy Paredes 2.0.
    I have my doubts that 33-year old Brandon McCarthy is ever going to be a reliable contributor.

  2. #32898
    All Star Cyborg's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2015
    Posts
    4,100
    Thanks
    506
    Thanked 1,732 Times in 961 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Boxcar View Post
    Lol how is that close to fair? Brandon McCarthy is really good and Joey Rickard is Jimmy Paredes 2.0.
    What will you give me for McCarthy? Oh wait...

  3. #32899
    All Star Cyborg's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2015
    Posts
    4,100
    Thanks
    506
    Thanked 1,732 Times in 961 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Dr. Dinger View Post
    What about 800 IP of 4.20 xFIP before that?
    He was throwing sub 90 mph then.

  4. #32900
    Hall of Famer Dr. Dinger's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Toronto
    Posts
    20,001
    Thanks
    2,579
    Thanked 7,143 Times in 4,489 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Cyborg View Post
    He was throwing sub 90 mph then.
    He's at an age where velocity starts declining, not even considering the new tendon he's breaking in. The 2014 velo was probably a blip, we'll have to wait and see, assuming he can even earn a rotation spot back.

  5. #32901
    Hall of Famer Dr. Dinger's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Toronto
    Posts
    20,001
    Thanks
    2,579
    Thanked 7,143 Times in 4,489 Posts
    I actually like McCarthy and this format favours him since we don't use ERA, but let's not act like JFaS just stole an ace for Jonny Rickard's Red. The 2nd round pick might very well be the best asset in the trade.

  6. #32902
    All Star Cyborg's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2015
    Posts
    4,100
    Thanks
    506
    Thanked 1,732 Times in 961 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Dr. Dinger View Post
    I actually like McCarthy and this format favours him since we don't use ERA, but let's not act like JFaS just stole an ace for Jonny Rickard's Red. The 2nd round pick might very well be the best asset in the trade.
    Upside vs. Upside. My upside is just older.

  7. #32903
    Hall of Famer Laika's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Toronto
    Posts
    16,472
    Thanks
    1,185
    Thanked 8,813 Times in 4,906 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Dr. Dinger View Post
    I actually like McCarthy and this format favours him since we don't use ERA, but let's not act like JFaS just stole an ace for Jonny Rickard's Red. The 2nd round pick might very well be the best asset in the trade.
    Draft showed us that everything outside of the first round is basically worthless. He got a free McCarthy, IMO.

  8. #32904
    Hall of Famer Dr. Dinger's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Toronto
    Posts
    20,001
    Thanks
    2,579
    Thanked 7,143 Times in 4,489 Posts
    McCarthy has no upside, we've seen the best of him. Maybe there's a chance he's still that good.

  9. #32905
    Hall of Famer Dr. Dinger's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Toronto
    Posts
    20,001
    Thanks
    2,579
    Thanked 7,143 Times in 4,489 Posts
    Yeah, drafts in this league are pretty uggo. Trudat.

  10. #32906
    All Star z3r0s's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    5,812
    Thanks
    1,003
    Thanked 1,530 Times in 1,083 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by NJH View Post
    Draft showed us that everything outside of the first round is basically worthless. He got a free McCarthy, IMO.
    I got White in the 4th

  11. #32907
    Hall of Famer Laika's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Toronto
    Posts
    16,472
    Thanks
    1,185
    Thanked 8,813 Times in 4,906 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by z3r0s View Post
    I got White in the 4th
    literally nobody cares about your prospects or young players in any league, ever, anywhere

  12. The Following 6 Users Say Thank You to Laika For This Useful Post:

    Boxcar (04-08-2016),BTS (04-08-2016),Dr. Dinger (04-08-2016),GD (04-08-2016),Spanky99 (04-08-2016),The Cats Ass (04-08-2016)

  13. #32908
    Hall of Famer Dr. Dinger's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Toronto
    Posts
    20,001
    Thanks
    2,579
    Thanked 7,143 Times in 4,489 Posts
    I think I got Cody Bellinger pretty late, he's gonna take off this year now that he's out of the bat stifling Cal league.

  14. #32909
    All Star z3r0s's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    5,812
    Thanks
    1,003
    Thanked 1,530 Times in 1,083 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by NJH View Post
    literally nobody cares about your prospects or young players in any league, ever, anywhere
    Jealousy is a stinky cologne njh

    (yeah Tyler White probably suxxx anyway)

  15. #32910
    Hall of Famer Laika's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Toronto
    Posts
    16,472
    Thanks
    1,185
    Thanked 8,813 Times in 4,906 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by z3r0s View Post
    Jealousy is a stinky cologne njh

    (yeah Tyler White probably suxxx anyway)
    Your offense could actually be good this year if Kyle Schwarber stays healthy lol

  16. #32911
    All Star z3r0s's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    5,812
    Thanks
    1,003
    Thanked 1,530 Times in 1,083 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by NJH View Post
    Your offense could actually be good this year if Kyle Schwarber stays healthy lol
    It better be! Man did I gut my pitching to make it happen

  17. #32912
    MVP The Cats Ass's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Sable Island
    Posts
    7,708
    Thanks
    1,687
    Thanked 2,044 Times in 1,542 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by z3r0s View Post
    I got White in the 4th
    I got Franklin Perez in the 5th

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •