Cheez Takes Bret’s Money - 2011 edition Topic

Of course, Lidge potentially being out much longer than originally plans screws me in the saves category - can't make the switch to Contreras because you can only make one switch...

And on the steals, since the Cubs don't seem to have a steal yet, I suppose you can put someone else in there - but it really should count as your switch for the position.
4/10/2011 4:59 PM
Posted by AlCheez on 4/10/2011 4:54:00 PM (view original):
Posted by bret2775 on 3/29/2011 1:19:00 PM (view original):
Posted by AlCheez on 3/29/2011 1:05:00 PM (view original):
While we think about discussing, I'm gonna go ahead and get my first cut at player picks up now in case I forget by the weekend. Utley being injured with no good timetable for a return makes this more interesting.

HR - Howard
Avg - Polanco
RBI - Ibanez
SB - Victorino

W - Lee
S - Lidge
ERA - Halladay
K - Hamels
HR - Pena
Avg - Castro
RBI - Ramirez
SB - ???? damn this year's team is slower than lasts 

W - Garza
S - Marmol
ERA - Dempster
K - Zambrano
Heh - so SB will be Victorino vs. nobody?  I think that's a point for me!
unfortunately, I couldn't find a single person that would even come close to victorino let alone one that would even hit double digits.  I think the team as a whole had 50 last season.
4/11/2011 9:10 AM
Posted by AlCheez on 4/10/2011 4:59:00 PM (view original):
Of course, Lidge potentially being out much longer than originally plans screws me in the saves category - can't make the switch to Contreras because you can only make one switch...

And on the steals, since the Cubs don't seem to have a steal yet, I suppose you can put someone else in there - but it really should count as your switch for the position.
I'm not putting anyone in...i am just going to concede the point in that category.
4/11/2011 9:10 AM
Nice, so I think we're basically starting at 1-1 in conceded points unless Lidge gets back really quickly or Marmol dies.

I'll do an initial update later today - Phillies are up 3 in the real standings, so you are up 7.5 in the bet currently. If I do updates roughly every 2 weeks, do you think you'll ever be in a better position than that for an update?
4/11/2011 9:14 AM
nope
4/11/2011 12:13 PM
updated

So, how long until the first time I take the lead in the main bet?
4/25/2011 8:48 AM
bump

Phillies now 10 games ahead of the Cubs, so if they win and the Cubs lose today, I take the lead in the main bet for the first time.
5/31/2011 12:06 PM
update

You can send me the money at any time, bret.
6/7/2011 12:00 PM
UGH
6/9/2011 1:15 PM
Next year, you should just give me $25 in April and save yourself some money and both of us the trouble of going through this ritual.
6/9/2011 2:33 PM
heh, c'mon you should know me better than that.
6/10/2011 12:37 PM

Yeah.

Pluswise, I clearly forum-jinxed the season series portion of the bet by posting that taunt yesterday.

6/10/2011 12:45 PM
blame it on the rain
6/10/2011 3:26 PM
Updated.

Stupid forum jinx.  I was that close to clinching the season series bet before they even playing in Chicago! 
6/12/2011 4:50 PM
Updated.

I am going to switch Utley into RBI for Ibanez.  Utley currently has 16 RBI, Ibanez had 32 as of the switch.
6/23/2011 9:18 AM
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