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5/24/2014 1:04 PM (edited)
New owners...Please sign up for the wait list if you're interested. Returning owners get first priority for the 24 slots (but not for team assignment), but we usually have a few new owners each season. 

Teams Assigned By Luck Of The Draw

$100M Cap 

No WW 
No Trades 
Yes to AAA (6/2 - average quality)
No to DH in 1976 (DH in odd numbered years starting in 1973)
You must use a ballpark your team used in 1976
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No clones.
You can use SimLive for the next game or next series, but don't jump ahead beyond that.
Name your team whatever you like.


This twist-theme league is progressing through the seasons; we started with 1969. We use the top 24 teams each season, dropping the remaining in seasons with more than 24 MLB teams. Divisions are aligned by the winning percentage the teams actually had that season (tie-breaker is alphabetical by city name). It's possible that the teams left out may actually be better "twist" teams than those included, but as always it is Luck Of The Draw so you will play with whoever you get and like it. With this alignment, even the rotten teams have a shot at the playoffs, and we all know that anything can happen in the playoffs. 

Once we are full, I'll use the last 2 digits of each owner rating to give out the teams. The lowest number gets the team with the highest winning percentage. If there is a tie, I'll use the 3rd digit to break it, with the lowest getting the best team. Each year we'll get different teams using the same method.

This is a standard twist league, which means you can use anyone who played for your team that season according to Baseball-Reference.com. Use any season of any eligible player as long as he made at least one appearance for your team that year. 

Use any $200K player from any franchise any season to fill out your roster. You don't have to take the backups from your actual roster if you want to use $200K players instead. ($200K means $200K, not $201K.) 


The 1975 World Series winner will become the Commish for the 1977 season; we generally get things started for the next season around the 100-120 game mark.

Likewise, the winner of this new 1976 season will be Commish for 1978.

League Winners:
1969 Baltimore Orioles (stroh23)
1970 St. Louis Cardinals (sgsmith)
1971 Houston Astros (sgsmith)
1972 Boston Red Sox (akira_hokuto)
1973 New York Yankees (sgsmith)
1974 Chicago White Sox  (jkorn)
1975 Los Angeles Dodgers (llcoach)
5/17/2014 1:15 PM (edited)
1976 Teams-assigned owners/ratings

Cincinnati Reds                102-60                    dewelch71               05
Philadelphia Phillies        101-61                    eddiedzen               09
NY Yankees                         97-62                    msleath                   13
LA Dodgers                          92-70                    CarlosVal                19       

Pittsburgh Pirates               92-70                    specsman              26
KC Royals                             90-72                    georgedeer            27
Baltimore Orioles                88-74                    lastinspace2           31
Oakland As                            87-74                    jkorn                        46

NY Mets                                  86-76                    horus6                   47
Minnesota Twins                   85-77                    stroh23                  49
Boston Red Sox                    83-79                    pmars2001             50
Cleveland Indians                 81-78                    halo23                    59   

Houston Astros                      80-82                    dcates                   63
California Angels                   76-86                    shawbigred           64
Texas Rangers                      76-86                     hoopsrus              75
Chicago Cubs                        75-87                    tabasko                  78  

Detroit Tigers                        74-87                    cstrohmier             80
SF Giants                                74-88                    cubbies84              81
SD Padres                              73-89                    ff09                        284
St. Louis Cardinals                72-90                    poddy                    784

Atlanta Braves                        70-92                    jeff4noles               98
Milwaukee Brewers               66-95                    llcoach                   099 
Chicago White Sox                 64-97                    rickysdad               699
Montreal Expos                       55-107                 sevenfifty5             799   



  
 
 


5/17/2014 9:55 AM (edited)
Owners for 1976-ratings

jkorn                          13746
jeff4noles                 -70398
dewelch71                 90605
shawbigred              -166364
rickysdad44                699
hoopsrus                    13775
Poddy                         12784
cubbies84                   13681                             
sevenfifty5                  11799  
halo23                         19859
horus_6                       1447  
cstrohmier                   84380 
ff09                               32284
eddiedzen                   66409
georgedeer                 7727   
stroh23                         32849
specsman                    -314126
pmars2001                    6550
tabasko                         11078
msleath                          6913         
llcoach                          17099    
dcates                           -14763 
lastinspace2                   20831
CarlosVal                      24819   

5/13/2014 8:01 PM (edited)
Returning Owners

jkorn
jeff4noles
dewelch71
shawbigred
rickysdad44
hoopsrus
Poddy
cubbies84
sevenfifty5
halo23
horus_6
cstrohmier
ff09
eddiedzen
georgedeer
stroh23
specsman
pmars2001
tabasko
msleath
llcoach
dcates


Owners not returning

ccyaz




Waitlist

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atinspace2
CarlosVal


5/5/2014 6:35 PM
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