12/22/2013 1:35 PM (edited)
The GAPL (Great American Progressive League) needs one owner for for the 1924 season.  We started in 1901 and have worked our way through to 1923.  We are a 12 team league.  The Boston Braves are the team looking for an owners right now.  We at the 120 game mark tonight, this team looks like it will have the second pick in the second round and beyond.  They will have one of the top four picks in the first round depending on the lottery.  The rules for the league are below along with the rosters. Contact me if you are interested in this fun league. 

Welcome to the 1923 draft for Great American Progressive League. The draft will officially start at 10:00 AM on TBA. It will start untimed TBA

The first two rounds will be two hour slots. Every round after that will be one hour.

Please site mail the next two owners after your pick

Please put position and player name in bold OF - Dave Winfield

I should be around for proxies. 

You may pick ahead of your slot if there are no skipped picks.

Great American Progressive League

This league will start with the 1901 season and work our way through the history of baseball.

Full League Rules

* WIS 4 with 12 teams, 2 leagues, 1 division (6-6), 2 playoff teams, no interleague play and a balanced schedule
* Exculsive Player ownership
* NO DH
* No Waiver Wire
* Six Below Average AAA Fielder and four Below Average AAA Pitchers
* Alignment will be as close to possible to the NL/AL

Progressive Rules

* Opening draft will be a snake style draft 1-12, 12-1. Draft Order will be determined using random.org. Your number will be the order you sign up in. (i.e. the first person signing up will be 1, etc.)
* 25 man roster limit to start. As we progress and add enough players we will draft the extras into AAA
* There are TBA players available in the 1923 draft. 
* 1902 draft and on will be determined using the standings at the Transaction Deadline. Bottom four teams will be put in a lottery using Michigan Lottery Daily 4 drawings.
* Picks for the 1924 season CAN NOT be traded until the 1923 season starts.
* Any player you draft that disappears and re-enter the WIS database in later season can be placed on the IR list
* Only full season verisions of the player can be used. No partial seasons
* Players become eligible to be drafted when the first appear in the WIS Database
* Team names must have the State, City or Borough of the stadium's location. The nickname is up to you. You can use the orginal nickname or one you make up.
* When your team switches stadiums in real life you must do the same.
* You can change cities in future years but you must use one of your first three draft picks to select the Stadium.

PLEASE CHECK THE KEEPER LIST FOR ANY OF YOUR PLAYERS THAT MIGHT BE LISTED AS AVAILABLE.  IF YOU PLAYER IS TAKEN YOU CAN CLAIM HIM BACK BEFORE THE NEXT DRAFT CHOICE IS TAKEN BUT ONCE THE NEXT PICK IS MADE HE IS PROPERTY OF THE TEAM DRAFTED HIM.  There will be at least 48 hours to check you players.
12/22/2013 1:32 PM
Boston Braves (owner: jwcavanagh)
Braves Field (Boston Braves: 1915-1952)
Name Season Franchise Pos Salary
Tony Kaufmann 1923 Chicago Cubs SP $4,878,993
Tiny Osborne 1923 Chicago Cubs SP $3,888,528
Jimmy Ring 1923 Philadelphia Phillies SP $6,369,043
Urban Shocker 1923 St. Louis Browns SP $7,539,297
Tom Zachary 1923 Washington Senators SP $3,650,932
Firpo Marberry 1923 Washington Senators RP $1,003,715
George Pipgras 1923 New York Yankees RP $405,765
Allan Russell 1923 Washington Senators RP $4,283,815
George Smith 1923 Brooklyn Robins RP $1,810,969
Bubbles Hargrave 1923 Cincinnati Reds C $5,239,803
Val Picinich 1923 Boston Red Sox C $2,912,665
Ray Grimes 1923 Chicago Cubs 1B $1,972,247
Hod Ford 1923 Boston Braves 2B $2,223,967
Heinie Scheer 1923 Philadelphia Athletics 2B $1,544,434
Tony Boeckel 1923 Boston Braves 3B $3,818,005
Heinie Groh 1923 New York Giants 3B $3,585,134
Gene Robertson 1923 St. Louis Browns 3B $1,228,911
Rabbit Maranville 1923 Pittsburgh Pirates SS $4,891,260
Carson Bigbee 1923 Pittsburgh Pirates OF $4,246,080
Denver Grigsby 1923 Chicago Cubs OF $587,510
Harvey Hendrick 1923 New York Yankees OF $460,274
Les Mann 1923 St. Louis Cardinals OF $1,251,502
Bob Meusel 1923 New York Yankees OF $3,541,235
Reb Russell 1923 Pittsburgh Pirates OF $2,182,176
Jack Tobin 1923 St. Louis Browns OF $4,967,969
12/22/2013 9:20 PM
Boston also has the rights to P - Stan Baumgartner
12/23/2013 3:02 AM
i will take the team
12/23/2013 9:50 AM
You got them. I will give you access to the forum today

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