Posted by cbriese on 1/2/2014 11:26:00 PM (view original):The Los Angeles team in the NL West Hardball Dynasty – Fantasy Baseball Sim Games - Franchise Profile is a team that, with a couple of decent FA acquisitions and a trade or two, will be able to compete for a playoff spot immediately. The have about $70M in committed salary next season and the 11th pick in the upcoming draft. They currently have (2) 80+ overall players in the system and another (13) between 70-79 overall. This is not a four or five-year rebuild. No worries at all about reaching the MWR in the next two seasons with this team.
Posted by cbriese on 1/2/2014 9:02:00 PM (view original):The Memphis team in the NL South Hardball Dynasty – Fantasy Baseball Sim Games - Franchise Profile has about $69M in committed payroll next season, but $39M of it is wrapped up in two players. With just a couple of creative trades, that committed payroll could be reduced to $31M. The have the 8th overall pick in the draft, with (1) player at 90+ overall, (2) players between 80-89, and (6) players between 70-79 in the system today. Over the past three seasons, this team has accumulated (7) first round draft picks, including #20, #27, #29, #36, #40, #46. and #48. They also signed two IFAs of significance in that time frame, one for $5.6M, and another for $10.5M. This is a team that can be rebuilt quickly, and compete for the playoffs in a couple of seasons.
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