UNO ! (Waitlist) fun draft! entire database open! Topic


Uno is one of the most interesting, fun Drafts out there and my personal favorite League of all time.  Essentially we all take turns picking a franchise and a player from that franchise to start each new Round.  Everyone else "follows suit" picking a player from that frnachise unless a REVERSE CARD or a WILD CARD is used (everyone gets one of each to play during the Draft).  We'll go slow off the clock for the first couple of Rounds - once everyone gets the hang of it we can have more than one Round going at once ahead of schedule.  I'll keep close tabs on the Draft & can sitemail the League when teams change if someone plays a Reverse Card.  Round 25 is a freebie Round to pick anyone in the database that hasn't already been picked.

$120 million Salary Cap.
NO AAA, NO DH, NO Waiver Wire.
TRADES ALLOWED- once the season starts.
NO CLONES League Wide.
(only 1 Babe Ruth, ect.)
Stadium--must be a stadium used by one of your players.

*You may use any season of your selected player as long as he wore the uniform of the team selected in that round.  (WIS database season)
Sitemailing the Next 3 is helpful as teams can change mid-Round. I should be able to keep close tabs on things during the draft & Keep the Draft Board updated frequesntly & sitemail the League as well.

How it works:
* Once we get 24 owners, I’ll have a respected owner not in the League do a & post it in this thread to set the ROUND 1 Draft Order.
* Each owner moves up one slot each new Round and whoever drafted first the Round previously goes to the end of the line in the next Round.
* Each New Round- whoever picks 1st selects a team from all of the teams in the WIS Database and a Player from that team. That team becomes the team everyone will choose from for that Round UNLESS you play a RESERVE or WILD. Everyone will have (1) Reverse Card & (1) Wild Card over the course of the Draft. (explained below)

REVERSE CARDS- (1 per player) When played, You can SWITCH the current team that’s up for that Round to a different team. Everyone after you in that Round will pick a player from the team you Reversed it to.  REVERSE CARDS MUST be played prior to our durring your timeslot.  **(Note – previous versions only allowed 1 Reverse Card to be played per Round, but a couple of guys never got a chance to use theirs. So we will allow as many guys to use their 1 Reverse Card in a given Round as want to- but once you use it, it’s gone…)

WILD CARDS-   (1 per player) Everyone will have one Wild Card as well. Wild Cards allow you to pick ANY player that has not already picked.

Round 25- Is a FREE Round for guys to pick anyone not already picked. The Round 25 Draft order will be in Reverse Order of who used their Wild Card first. First to use their Wild Card it goes Last in Round 25, ect…

Draft Procedures Example-
Round 1 begins, say Steve has the first overall pick and chooses the Yankees & Babe Ruth. Everyone following Steve in Round 1 picks someone from the Yankees. We get down to the 8th pick in Round 1 and TheTaint REVERSES teams to the Atlanta Braves and picks Greg Maddux. Now everyone after the 8th pick picks a player from the Atlanta Braves. Josh at Pick 21 doesn’t want a Brave left on the board and uses a Wild Card and picks Ty Cobb. Everyone left in Round 1 still picks an Atlanta Brave unless they choose to use their (1) Wild Card.

* Once a player has been selected, he cannot be selected from another team. That player MUST be used in the team unifrom he was drafted for. For Example--let's say Rickey Henderson was chosen in the New York Yankee Round. He must be used as a Yankee and cannot be chosen later in the A's round.
Any Questions- just Post 'em up or sitemail me !

8/1/2013 11:07 AM (edited)
UNO ! Sign Ups:
(1)  toddleduc
(2)  yargespd1
(3)  antoncresten
(4)  daddyzander
(5)  BastanRedsox
(6)  The Taint
(7)  Vindex24
(8)  jbar8888
(9) zephyr1949
(10) gbakker
(11)  spoonfed
(12)  uncleal
(13) SpotSell
(14)  dcmatcheck
(15)  moser34
(16)  dilligafdbp
(17)  jbfg8r 
(18)  grayfoxx
(19)  terry00
(20)  pick1or2
(21) mikemundt
(22)  jvt87
(23)  markdidonato
(24)  shawbigred

UNO Sitemail List:
toddleduc; yargespd1; antoncresten; daddyzander; BastanRedsox, The Taint; Vindex24; jbar8888; zephyr1949; gbakker; spoonfed; uncleal; SpotSell; dcmatcheck; moser34; dilligafdbp; jbfg8r; grayfoxx; terry00; pick1or2; mikemundt; jvt87; markdidonato; shawbigred

8/1/2013 11:13 AM (edited)

TEAMS to Choose from:
if I missed any- Just let me know which and I'll add 'em. 
Several Team Names were discontinued, then used again- for simplicty we'll just use the team name itself.

Anaheim Angels (1997-2005)
Arizona Diamonbacks (1998-2012)
Atlanta Braves (1966-2012)
Baltimore Orioles (1885-2012)
Baltimore Terrapins (1914-1915)
Boston Americans (1901-1907)
Boston Beaneaters (1885-1906)
Boston Bees (1936-1940)
Boston Braves (1911-1952)
Boston Doves (1907-1910)
Boston Red Sox (1908-2012)
Boston Reds (1890-1891)
Brooklyn Bridegrooms (1888-1898)
Brooklyn Dodgers (1911-1957)
Brooklyn Feds (1914-1915)
Brooklyn Gladiators (1890)
Brooklyn Grays (1885-1886)
Brooklyn Robins (1914-1931)
Brooklyn Superbas (1899-1910)
Brooklyn Wonders (1890)
Buffalo Bisons (1885-1890)
Buffalo Giants (1914-1915)
California Angels (1965-1996)
Chicago Colts (1890-1897)
Chicago Cubs (1903-2012)
Chicago Orphans (1898-1902)
Chicago Pirates (1890)
Chicago Whales (1914-1915)
Chicago White Sox (1901-2012)
Chicago White Stockings (1885-1889)
Cincinnati Kelly’s Killers (1891)
Cincinnati Red Stockings (1885-1889)
Cincinnati Reds (1890-2012)
Cleveland Blues (1887-1902)
Cleveland Indians (1915-2012)
Cleveland Infants (1890)
Cleveland Naps (1903-1914)
Cleveland Spiders (1889-1899)
Colorado Rockies (1993-2012)
Columbus Solons (1889-1891)
Detroit Tigers (1901-2012)
Detroit Wolverines (1885-1888)
Florida Marlins (1993-2012)
Houston Astros (1965-2012)
Houston Colt 45's (1962-1964)
Indianapolis Hoosier-Feds (1887-1914)
Kansas City A's (1955-1967)
Kansas City Cowboys (1886-1889)
Kansas City Packers (1914-1915)
Kansas City Royals (1969-2012)
Los Angeles Angels (1961-2012)
Los Angeles Dodgers (1958-2012)
Louisville Colonels (1885 -1899) 

Milwaukee Braves (1953-1965)
Milwaukee Brewers (1891-2012)
Minnesota Twins (1961-2012)
Montreal Expos (1969-2004)
New York Giants (1885-1957)
New York Highlanders (1903-1912)
New York Metropolitans (1885-1887)
New York Mets (1962-2012)
New York Yankees (1913-2012)
Newark Pepper (1915)
Oakland Athletics (1968-2012)
Philadelphia Athletics (1885-1954)
Philadelphia Blue Jays (1944-1945)
Philadelphia Phillies (1890-2012)
Philadelphia Quakers (1885-1891)
Pittsburgh Alleghenys (1885-1890)
Pittsburgh Burghers (1890)
Pittsburgh Pirates (1891-2012)
Pittsburgh Rebels (1914-1915)
Providence Grays (1885)
Rochester Broncos (1890)
San Diego Padres (1969-2012)
San Francisco Giants (1958-2012)
Seattle Mariners (1977-2012)
Seattle Pilots (1969)
St. Louis Browns (1885-1953)
St. Louis Cardinals (1900-2012)
St. Louis Maroons (1885-1886)
St. Louis Perfectos (1899)
St. Louis Terriers (1914-1915)
Syracuse Stars (1890)
Tampa Bay Devil Rays (1998-2012)
Texas Rangers (1972-2012)
Toledo Maumees (1890)
Toronto Blue Jays (1977-2012)
Washington Nationals (1886-2012)
Washington Senators (1892-1971)
Washington Statesmen (1891)


6/17/2013 12:00 AM (edited)
Sign me up
6/16/2013 3:52 AM
i'll try!
6/16/2013 6:41 AM
thanks fellas !  Glad to have ya !
6/16/2013 10:49 AM
ill take a spot, doomed to fail, but will take it nevertheless
6/16/2013 10:59 AM
welcome dz !   fun draft & teams end up being pretty interesting
6/16/2013 10:31 PM
i guess ill join here to todd. can't believe you are going to run two of these drafts at the same time, but def the fun of it.
6/18/2013 11:42 PM
Yup yup!
6/19/2013 12:20 AM
lol- awesome Bastan & Taint... I just love this concept so much that I hope one if not both of them fill... we had 9 of em over on the Live side and they have always been my favorite Draft    :-))  I sit on a computer all day at work, so popping on to update a draft board every hour or two is no problemo...
6/19/2013 4:35 PM
I'll take a team.
6/20/2013 4:19 PM
good deal !  welcome abord, Vin !  I'll throw a steak on the grill for ya & help yourself to a cold beer or soda !
6/20/2013 6:37 PM
who's up for a fun, different Draft League?  Come on down !!
6/24/2013 8:15 PM
In for sure
6/25/2013 12:34 AM
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