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3/25/2014 1:16 PM
The Boston Red Sox have completed the biggest turnaround season in baseball history. No other World Series champ had a win pct the year before as low as Boston's .426.

The league is simple.  You choose a last place team from 1983-2013.  For example if I chose the 2012 Houston Astros, my roster would breakdown like this:

-20 players from the Houston Astros 2012 team (using those players 2013 seasons - even if they were not with the Houston Astros the following year.
-3 hitters from any team from the 2013 season
-2 pitchers from any team from the 2013 season

100 Mil Cap
No WW or trades
6/4 average AAA
50 game live requirement for playoffs
Must play in the home stadium of your team

Let's see if you can construct the next Boston Red Sox success story!
4/10/2014 12:38 PM (edited)

1.  prep_hoops
2.  ratedpg_13
3.  braveboy73
4.  teddyweinah - 1993 San Diego Padres
5.  Chris_son - 1990 Atlanta Braves
6.  06gsp - 
7.  Conansdad - 2006 Chicago Cubs

I will choose after 10 teams have entered.

3/25/2014 4:51 PM
I'll definitely play if you can get enough guys.  Going to be a good bit of research for this one, so just put me down as TBD for the moment.
3/25/2014 5:55 PM
I will join also I will pick my team later
3/26/2014 8:32 AM
Thanks for joining guys...enjoy the research!
3/28/2014 11:45 PM
Love the concept here! I will play with the 1993 San Diego Padres
3/29/2014 8:26 AM
Thanks for joining teddy...good luck!
3/31/2014 2:43 PM
I will take the 1990 Atlanta Braves.
3/31/2014 5:29 PM
Posted by chris_son on 3/31/2014 2:44:00 PM (view original):
I will take the 1990 Atlanta Braves.
They would have done it in real life if Lonnie Smith knew how to run bases. One of the first WS I remember watching (vaguely remember the Gibson HR & the earthquake at the bay)
3/31/2014 6:20 PM
Welcome Chris_son...Good Luck!
3/31/2014 6:48 PM
in, will pick a team later
3/31/2014 6:49 PM
Welcome 06gsp...good luck!
4/10/2014 10:26 AM
I will try the 2006 Chicago Cubs.
4/10/2014 12:38 PM
Thanks for joining ConansDad...good luck!
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