Round 2 - 110M Draft - MLB103153 Topic

SS Hughie Jennings (1893, $200,000)

How's *that* for gamesmanship! Take that, league!

Just kidding... I actually do want this version of Hughie...
10/11/2012 1:55 PM
Posted by profcake on 10/11/2012 1:33:00 PM (view original):
I am going to go ahead and use my pick to block the great career of SS Tim Foli (1977, $235,490)
Surprised this wasn't 1st overall pick.
10/11/2012 2:40 PM
I was hoping Foli would get back to me with my double pick on the end... Didn't want to commit to too many non-200K players off the bat. 

I like the Jennings pick.  Very well played....
10/11/2012 4:47 PM
Thinking more about this draft, we're going to see some really interesting situations unfolding.  It's really easy to draft the "best" players early and then fill the roster with cheap 200K-300K players at the end (like in a typical draft).  But doing it in reverse is going to be a real challenge.  I may have my last three expensive players all set to draft, but if one gets picked in front of me, there isn't always a suitable replacement at the same salary level.  I can also see people drafting lesser salaried versions of great players (i.e., their second best seasons) a few rounds earlier, just to screw somebody who was hoping to draft their best season at the end.

This is going to be really fun.
10/11/2012 7:34 PM (edited)
1932 Red Kress
Position(s): OF/1B/3B/SS
Salary: $200K
10/11/2012 11:35 PM
1970 Roberto Pena - SS

This guy came immediately to mind when I read the rules of this draft.  Plays all 4 IF positions with the worst defense being at 3B with B+/D.  I use him on almost all of my non-progressive teams up to and including $140M. 
10/12/2012 1:05 AM
discodemo is out of town for a few days.  I have his proxy.
10/12/2012 9:03 AM
1954 Rocky Bridges 200K
10/12/2012 9:12 AM
1923 Pinky Hargrave 200K
10/12/2012 12:09 PM (edited)
1945 Clyde Sukeforth 200k
10/12/2012 12:32 PM
discodemo selects Harry Wilhelm 1899 $217,949
10/12/2012 12:46 PM
3.5 days and we're not even through the first round of scrubs. Come on guys, lets pick it up here.
10/13/2012 12:14 AM
1999 jim leyritz 200,000
10/13/2012 4:29 AM
My pick is 1963 Pumpsie Green $430,054. I have dougpalm's proxy. His pick is 1907 Bob Spade Pitcher $697,561.
10/13/2012 8:26 AM
1976 Luis Gomez $200,000
10/13/2012 10:15 AM
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