FanDuel Promo Code $100 Money Back

Author Topic: Astros/Cubbies Trade  (Read 479 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Lindner

  • MVP
  • ***
  • Join Date: Oct 2011
  • Posts: 9230
  • Bonus inPoints: 11
    • :MIN:
    • :MIN-NFL:
    • :MIN-NBA:
    • :MIN-NHL:
    • :NorthDakota:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • View Profile
Astros/Cubbies Trade
« on: January 07, 2013, 01:47:54 AM »
:HOU: gives:
P - Pierce Johnson

:CHC2: gives:
P - Lance McCullers Jr.



:HOU2: accepts.
I like McCullers upside.  RJ gets his boy.   :toast:


Minnesota Sports Fan
UND Fighting Sioux

Offline reedjohnson

  • All-Pro
  • ***
  • Join Date: Jan 2011
  • Posts: 1965
  • Bonus inPoints: 0
    • :CHC:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • :Milwaukee:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • View Profile
Re: Astros/Cubbies Trade
« Reply #1 on: January 07, 2013, 04:54:17 PM »
A very small deal. I prefer Pierce to McCuller. Thanks :HOU:
Dempster–Castro-Reed-Rizzo-Kerry


:Milwaukee: student and :CHC2: fan.

Offline MillerTime

  • MVP
  • ***
  • Join Date: Oct 2009
  • Posts: 7781
  • Bonus inPoints: 0
    • :ATL:
    • :PHI-NFL:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • View Profile
Re: Astros/Cubbies Trade
« Reply #2 on: January 07, 2013, 06:12:09 PM »
 :iatp:
[TGF: :BAL-NFL: :EC:]
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.' - Homer Simpson

Offline Corey

  • League Moderator
  • MVP
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jul 2010
  • Posts: 63880
  • Bonus inPoints: 1157
    • :ATL:
    • :KAN:
    • :OKC:
    • :COL-NHL:
    • :Duke:
    • :England:
    • :Blank:
    • View Profile
Re: Astros/Cubbies Trade
« Reply #3 on: January 07, 2013, 06:21:18 PM »
:iatp:

Offline Mr.TradeKing

  • MVP
  • ***
  • Join Date: Apr 2010
  • Posts: 6330
  • Bonus inPoints: 158
    • :ATL:
    • :MIA:
    • :MIA-NBA:
    • :WAS-NHL:
    • :SouthCarolina:
    • :ASR:
    • :Blank:
    • View Profile
Re: Astros/Cubbies Trade
« Reply #4 on: January 08, 2013, 01:15:49 AM »
 :iatp:

~MTK
[EGDL: :Baseball:]
"A champion gets up when he can't." ~ Jack Dempsey



Twitter: MTK_ProFSL

Offline redsox2roll

  • All-Pro
  • ***
  • Join Date: Oct 2011
  • Posts: 1306
  • Bonus inPoints: 0
    • :BOS:
    • :NE:
    • :BOS-NBA:
    • :BOS-NHL:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • View Profile
Re: Astros/Cubbies Trade
« Reply #5 on: January 08, 2013, 10:39:24 AM »
 :iatp:

Offline OUDAN

  • *ProFSL Gold
  • MVP
  • ***
  • Join Date: May 2011
  • Posts: 12029
  • Bonus inPoints: 0
    • :NYY:
    • :DAL:
    • :LAL:
    • :Blank:
    • :Oklahoma:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • View Profile
    • Buy me a drink
Re: Astros/Cubbies Trade
« Reply #6 on: January 08, 2013, 03:14:28 PM »
 :iatp:
"People don't know what it means to be champions, Oklahoma invented it."
-Barry "The King" Switzer

"Clear eyes, full hearts, can't lose!
-Coach Taylor

I hated every moment of training but I said, "Don't quit, Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a Champion."
-Mohammed Ali

:win: 2014 FGM Champ
:win: 2015 Moneyball Champ
:win: 2015 Bush League Champ

Offline Paul S.

  • MVP
  • ***
  • Join Date: Oct 2009
  • Posts: 17449
  • Bonus inPoints: 0
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • :Blank:
    • View Profile
Re: Astros/Cubbies Trade
« Reply #7 on: January 08, 2013, 03:38:22 PM »
 :iatp:

:HOU: gives:
P - Pierce Johnson

:CHC2: gives:
P - Lance McCullers Jr.



:HOU2: accepts.
I like McCullers upside.  RJ gets his boy.   :toast:

Offline Corey

  • League Moderator
  • MVP
  • *****
  • Join Date: Jul 2010
  • Posts: 63880
  • Bonus inPoints: 1157
    • :ATL:
    • :KAN:
    • :OKC:
    • :COL-NHL:
    • :Duke:
    • :England:
    • :Blank:
    • View Profile
Re: Astros/Cubbies Trade
« Reply #8 on: January 08, 2013, 11:13:09 PM »
Roster Updated

 

Forum Search


Quick Profile

 
 
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

* Chat Room

Refresh History
  • Anthony: Even I know thats crazy
    Today at 12:40:03 AM
  • RyanJames5: Haha. I just made the argument the other day that they should deal him.
    Today at 12:40:10 AM
  • RyanJames5: I'd need Happ and Soler to even begin that conversation though
    Today at 12:40:37 AM
  • Anthony: No problem Ryan. I've been looking at your proposal in Bush for a while now and its well put together
    Today at 12:40:42 AM
  • brandonj2262: We disagree there Ryan
    Today at 12:41:20 AM
  • Anthony: Oh yeah I would absolutely give more than Soler for Britton. He
    Today at 12:41:37 AM
  • Anthony: Hes unbelievable
    Today at 12:41:46 AM
  • RyanJames5: Thanks. I think it's a necessary update. Along with a few of the other proposals would really improve the league.
    Today at 12:41:57 AM
  • Anthony: 3 years of control on the best closer in baseball, you could get a lot for him, especially since Showalter won't use him in the playoffs anyways
    Today at 12:42:38 AM
  • RyanJames5: lol I know we do B. Don't get me wrong. I love Britton, but I think the likelihood of resigning him and Manny is almost zero
    Today at 12:42:58 AM
  • RyanJames5: Lol. I do believe it's only 2 years of control.
    Today at 12:44:15 AM
  • Anthony: My bad I forgot 2016 is already over.
    Today at 12:44:52 AM
  • RyanJames5: I think actually more than the impact on the field the fans would flip BooYah! if he was dealt
    Today at 12:45:39 AM
  • Anthony: If you could get a Chapman deal plus a little more for him, hard to turn down
    Today at 12:47:02 AM
  • brandonj2262: I guess I couldn't argue with a package built around the guys we were talking about
    Today at 12:48:30 AM
  • RyanJames5: Without a doubt. Especially when I think Brach could close more competently than most teams closers.
    Today at 12:48:50 AM
  • brandonj2262: Soler + Cease + +
    Today at 12:48:57 AM
  • RyanJames5: I think if the Cubs said Soler, Happ, Cease and
    Today at 12:50:34 AM
  • RyanJames5: Ryan Williams or Jake Stinnett
    Today at 12:50:51 AM
  • RyanJames5: You have to do it.
    Today at 12:51:00 AM
  • brandonj2262: Chapman has a 92m offer?
    Today at 12:51:04 AM
  • brandonj2262: Why hasn't he signed haha
    Today at 12:51:18 AM
  • Anthony: Weird to think a competing time should trade their best play to be better, but if you can a few game changers who play everyday, its something to consider
    Today at 12:51:34 AM
  • RyanJames5: Haha yeah he's crazy. He must really want to stay in Chicago.
    Today at 12:51:53 AM
  • brandonj2262: Yea it's tough as a fan to look at some situations and say it's the correct call
    Today at 12:52:36 AM
  • brandonj2262: Yea if the Marlins offered me 92m I'd say when can I sign
    Today at 12:52:58 AM
  • Anthony: How much impact does a closer have IYO?
    Today at 12:53:40 AM
  • RyanJames5: I agree there. Not a ton of times that it would make sense to trade someone like Britton when you're intending to contend again next year.
    Today at 12:53:41 AM
  • brandonj2262: See I don't think a closer is huge...look at the Giants over the run they have made the past few years. Closer was Romo/Casilla
    Today at 12:54:59 AM
  • brandonj2262: Won some World Series's
    Today at 12:55:16 AM
  • RyanJames5: I think it's more of a bullpen impact than just the closer.
    Today at 12:56:01 AM
  • RyanJames5: If you have a lights out 2 or 3 guy it can make an AVG rotation solid because they only need to make it through 6
    Today at 12:56:40 AM
  • Anthony: In your guys case, he can't mean much because of Showalter. He's a fantastic manager, but you have to use Britton like Tito used Miller in the playoffs for it to be worth it
    Today at 12:56:51 AM
  • brandonj2262: We both said when the O's traded Rodriguez for Miller they needed to do what Tito did this past year with Miller
    Today at 12:57:56 AM
  • RyanJames5: I'll be interested to see what impact that has on relievers going forward. Because it works or short spirts, but I think we all saw that Miller and Chapman were out of gas by the end of the series and they'd only been used like that for a few weeks.
    Today at 12:58:08 AM
  • brandonj2262: Oh yea relievers can't be used like that during the regular season
    Today at 12:58:59 AM
  • RyanJames5: Neither of those guys give up the bombs they did in game 7 in game 1 of the series.
    Today at 12:59:00 AM
  • Anthony: Absolutely. Its just a playoff strategy
    Today at 12:59:43 AM
  • brandonj2262: I was in the hills
    Today at 01:00:01 AM
  • brandonj2262: Of West Virginia during the last game of the World Series having someone send me snapchats of the last few outs haha
    Today at 01:00:47 AM
  • brandonj2262: Chapman and Miller in the end were both so good it was crazy though all playoffs long
    Today at 01:01:22 AM
  • brandonj2262: Carlos Gomez 1 year deal with Texas
    Today at 01:02:54 AM
  • RyanJames5: Hmmm. No need for Desmond back then?
    Today at 01:04:03 AM
  • brandonj2262: I don't think they have any room for him
    Today at 01:04:39 AM
  • RyanJames5: Nats should just give up on dealing and sign Desmond.
    Today at 01:05:49 AM
  • brandonj2262: I would love that Ryan so I could laugh at Josh
    Today at 01:06:46 AM
  • RyanJames5: Hahaha he would lose his BooYah!
    Today at 01:08:26 AM
  • brandonj2262: Hahahaha
    Today at 01:09:10 AM
  • janesvilleaces: I think a lot of movement today
    Today at 08:52:01 AM
  • jonnygee5: Red Sox going for it all this year it seems....
    Today at 09:01:31 AM