Random Playoff Teams Season 21-filled !! Topic

trunk_monkey, thanks for returning. Your random teams are:

1937   New York Giants
1969   Baltimore Orioles
1974   Oakland Athletics
2007   Chicago Cubs
1981   Houston Astros
1910   Philadelphia Athletics
1986   Houston Astros
1931   Philadelphia Athletics
1983   Philadelphia Phillies
1989   Toronto Blue Jays
1944   St. Louis Browns
2002   St. Louis Cardinals
1980   Houston Astros
1935   Chicago Cubs
2007   New York Yankees
1998   Houston Astros
8/31/2013 5:56 AM
OK the deadline for returning owners is 11:00 AM today. So far 15 are returning, leaving 9 open spots with 7 on the wait list.

Looks like all wait list owners are likely to be in if they still want in. However, beachbum3494 and tribe_fan_09 have shown some doubt about playing.

I will ask jballot to randomize my teams at this point so I can get a league number. I will not randomize more teams until I know what teams I will get.

I have a 9:00 AM meeting this morning. As soon as I return I will see if jballot has randomized my teams and if so I will randomize the wait list teams. I will not randomize beachbum and tribe_fan's teams until I know whether they will play.
8/31/2013 6:07 AM
Posted by tribe_fan_09 on 8/30/2013 9:46:00 PM (view original):
As a "newbie", the more I've studied this theme, i think there's a little too much "research" involved. What do you think?? Can a "newbie" handle this?? If u think I can, then leave me in.
Tough to answer. You have to look at all assigned teams, recognizing you must have at least one player from every team and stay within the $120 mil salary cap.. Usually I wind up with very low salaried players from 4-5 teams. I try to get at least 4 top notch starting and 2 top relief pitchers, and top players at as many starting positions as possible.

It's a juggling act to find the right players to stay within the salary cap. Most owners wind up close to the salary cap. In the research, I usually load each of the 16 teams to see what WIS has as the players on the team. However, WIS loads only position players with 20 or more games played. I also search for utility players with low salaries by changing the minimum games from 20 to 0.

Hope this gives you enough info to decide whether you can cope with the research necessary. There are 6 owners who have been in the league for every season and 7 more who've been in for at least 13 seasons, so obviously many enjoy the league quite a bit. I usually spend 2-4 hours doing the research for my team but I have no idea whether that's typical or not (bearing in mind I'm pretty experienced).
8/31/2013 6:20 AM (edited)
I think better wait till I have more experience, sorry
8/31/2013 7:43 AM
Posted by tribe_fan_09 on 8/31/2013 7:43:00 AM (view original):
I think better wait till I have more experience, sorry
probably a good decision
8/31/2013 8:16 AM
I'll take a team.
8/31/2013 8:41 AM
dspahlinger, thanks for running this terrific league! Glad to see the new teams (2009-12) in this time, too! Your 16 random teams are:

List Randomizer

There were 160 items in your list. Here they are in random order:

1981 New York Yankees
2005 St. Louis Cardinals
1955 New York Yankees
1981 Los Angeles Dodgers
2009 Minnesota Twins
1993 Philadelphia Phillies
1936 New York Giants
1957 New York Yankees
2005 San Diego Padres
1997 San Francisco Giants
1986 New York Mets
2001 Arizona Diamondbacks
1928 St. Louis Cardinals
1971 Oakland Athletics
1940 Detroit Tigers
1988 Los Angeles Dodgers

8/31/2013 8:54 AM
dilligafdp, thanks for joining. Your random teams are:

2006   New York Yankees
2011   St. Louis Cardinals
2000   St. Louis Cardinals
2011   Philadelphia Phillies
2009   New York Yankees
1924   New York Giants
1977   Philadelphia Phillies
1981   Philadelphia Phillies
1963   New York Yankees
1903   Pittsburgh Pirates
2011   Detroit Tigers
1906   Chicago White Sox
1966   Los Angeles Dodgers
1990   Oakland Athletics
2001   Atlanta Braves
1912   Boston Red Sox
8/31/2013 12:18 PM
tannermcc, thanks for joining. Your random teams are:

1991   Pittsburgh Pirates
1958   New York Yankees
2001   Cleveland Indians
1973   Oakland Athletics
2001   Seattle Mariners
1920   Brooklyn Robins
2007   Colorado Rockies
2005   Anaheim Angels
1989   San Francisco Giants
1985   Los Angeles Dodgers
1961   Cincinnati Reds
1984   Detroit Tigers
1995   Seattle Mariners
1971   Baltimore Orioles
2005   Chicago White Sox
1957   Milwaukee Braves

8/31/2013 12:19 PM
horus_6, thanks for joining. Your random teams are:

1906   Chicago Cubs
1987   Detroit Tigers
2000   San Francisco Giants
1911   New York Giants
1930   Philadelphia Athletics
1959   Chicago White Sox
1997   Seattle Mariners
2010   Cincinnati Reds
2007   Philadelphia Phillies
1917   New York Giants
1997   Baltimore Orioles
1999   New York Mets
1984   Chicago Cubs
1975   Oakland Athletics
1913   Philadelphia Athletics
1912   New York Giants

8/31/2013 12:20 PM
specsman, thanks for joining. Your random teams are:

2006   Detroit Tigers
1960   New York Yankees
1947   Brooklyn Dodgers
1941   Brooklyn Dodgers
1916   Brooklyn Robins
1965   Los Angeles Dodgers
1997   New York Yankees
1952   New York Yankees
2012   New York Yankees
1938   New York Yankees
1999   Atlanta Braves
1995   Cincinnati Reds
1973   Cincinnati Reds
1935   Detroit Tigers
1991   Toronto Blue Jays
1909   Detroit Tigers

8/31/2013 12:21 PM
Rattlers, thanks for joining. Your random teams are:

2004   New York Yankees
2001   Oakland Athletics
1997   Cleveland Indians
1992   Oakland Athletics
2002   Minnesota Twins
2008   Chicago White Sox
2000   Chicago White Sox
1990   Boston Red Sox
1914   Boston Braves
2010   Tampa Bay Rays
2010   Minnesota Twins
2009   Los Angeles Dodgers
1934   Detroit Tigers
1982   Atlanta Braves
1974   Los Angeles Dodgers
2000   New York Mets

8/31/2013 12:22 PM
shysters3, thanks for joining. Your random teams are:

1974   Pittsburgh Pirates
1980   New York Yankees
1997   Florida Marlins
1990   Cincinnati Reds
1987   San Francisco Giants
1954   Cleveland Indians
1915   Boston Red Sox
1979   Baltimore Orioles
1988   Boston Red Sox
2007   Cleveland Indians
1989   Chicago Cubs
1998   Cleveland Indians
2002   Anaheim Angels
1971   San Francisco Giants
1922   New York Yankees
1918   Chicago Cubs

8/31/2013 12:23 PM
winterhawk, thanks for joining (vis site mail). Your random teams are:

1970   Cincinnati Reds
1996   Los Angeles Dodgers
1927   Pittsburgh Pirates
1986   California Angels
1997   Houston Astros
1953   New York Yankees
1933   New York Giants
1951   New York Yankees
1936   New York Yankees
1996   San Diego Padres
1959   Los Angeles Dodgers
2009   St. Louis Cardinals
1929   Chicago Cubs
1905   Philadelphia Athletics
1939   Cincinnati Reds
1919   Cincinnati Reds

8/31/2013 12:24 PM
I'll take a slot if one is still available.
8/31/2013 12:32 PM
◂ Prev 12345 Next ▸
Random Playoff Teams Season 21-filled !! Topic

Search Criteria

Terms of Use Customer Support Privacy Statement

© 1999-2018 WhatIfSports.com, Inc. All rights reserved. WhatIfSports is a trademark of WhatIfSports.com, Inc. SimLeague, SimMatchup and iSimNow are trademarks or registered trademarks of Electronic Arts, Inc. Used under license. The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.