SimLeague Baseball Theme Leagues
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MLB122535ssupfoo
131/138
7/19/2018Who's the Boss Now? League - Season 13$120 milNoNo0PL Only6/2No1
Choose an MLB player who also served at some point in his career as a manager, then choose one post-1900 season for that person as a player and one as a manager. Draft a team of players who were either teammates of that player or played for him as manager in the seasons you chose, twisted to any season in their careers. $120MM cap. DH AL only, AAA, no waiver wire. Name your team incorporating your player/manager's last name. More rules in forum.
Privateeschwartz67
50/56
8/5/2018Franchise Progressive Theme League 1977$120 milNoNo0PL Only0/0No2
1977. Expansion is upon us!
Privatemfumar
25/26
8/17/20181954 Old Time Luck of the Draw$100 milNoNo0None6/2No2
League Format: Alternate WIS Format E (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced, interleague)
1954 - Joltin' Joe's Greatest Catch, Polio Vaccines, Dien Bien Phu, Edward R. Murrow, Rock Around The Clock, The Four Minute Mile, Brown vs. Board of Education, Alan Turing, Elvis, Sports Illustrated, Lord of the Flies, Hi and Lois, Ellis Island closes, Iwo Jima Memorial dedicated, The Dow finally gets back to 1929 pre-crash levels, TV Dinners, The Births of Oprah, Karen Ann Quinlin, and Angela Merkel, and adios to Rabbit Maranville and Frida Kahlo.
Privatedn3524
117/124
8/18/20182007 The League That Wouldn't Die$255 milNoNo0PL Only6/6Yes2
League Format: Alternate WIS Format F (162 games, 20 teams, NL:5/5/0, PL:5/5/0, balanced, interleague)
Enter Theme Notes Here...
MLB122540skunk206
157/163
7/20/2018$137M Quick Start - 16 team league$137 milNoNo0None0/0Yes3
League Format: Alternate WIS Format E (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced, interleague)
$137M to spend and only 16 teams so we should fill faster. NO to DH, AAA, and transaction deadline. YES to WW, Trades, Injuries, Clones and Random Alignment when filled. One team per owner.
Privatessupfoo
131/138
7/30/2018Decade Trifecta League - Season 3$120 milNoNo0PL Only6/2No4
Choose a player who played across three decades (1901-1910 being the earliest), then choose one season/team from each of those decades. Draft a team of players who were teammates of your player those seasons, twisted to any season in their careers. $120MM cap. DH AL only, AAA, no waiver wire. Name your team incorporating your player's last name. Stadium must be one of the three teams' home stadiums from the years that you choose. Taken players and more details in forum.
MLB122387GregNLFan
14/18
7/2/2018Old Style, New Players$160 milNoNo0None6/2Yes5
League Format: 1904-1960 (154 games, 16 teams, NL:8/0/0, PL:8/0/0, balanced)
This is a 16 team, 154-game schedule league. All players must be post-WWII. All ballparks must have been in use at some point between 1945 and 1960.
MLB122628geezerearl
56/62
8/2/2018255 million DH LEAGUE$255 milNoNo0All Teams30/20Yes5
League Format: 1904-1960 (154 games, 16 teams, NL:8/0/0, PL:8/0/0, balanced)
255MILLION DH LEAGUE 1904/60 FORMAT 16 TEAMS NO INTER LEAGUE PLAY. NO COORS OR MILEHI. NO CLONES HITTER Otherwise no restrictions players, leagues or stadiums. Roster composition owners choice.No injuries Trades and WW ok.No minor league salary cap No transaction deadline. AAA WAA 30/20 Manual no rules OLD TIME HARDBALL.with a 70s twist..
MLB122689Bluecrew2
134/142
8/11/2018Home Runs Galore ...$160 milNoNo0All Teams0/0No5
Use seasons 1929-2014. Each player must be 1.0 mil in value or more. Each position player must have a OBP of .425 or lower except 3. You may choose 3 position players with any OBP. Each pitcher must have a HR/9 of 1.0 or higher and a OAV of .230 or higher, except one pitcher. One pitcher may have have any HR/9 or OAV but must have 85 IP or less when drafted. Barry Bonds and A-Rod are blacklisted. Choose from 1) Wrigley Field (L.A.) 2) Atlanta Futon Co. or 3) Yankee Stadium. no clones
Privateljemd
88/104
8/17/2018Dirty Dozen II: The Dirty Thirties - Season 19$255 milNoNo0None6/4No5
League Format: Alternate WIS Format D (162 games, 12 teams, NL:6/0/0, PL:6/0/0, balanced, interleague)
Welcome to 1938 Season of the Dirty Dozen! In the US HG Wells "War of the Worlds" created panic, while in Europe Neville Chamberlain achieved "Peace in Out Times" with Adolph Hitler (short lived)...Robin Hood and Boys Town ruled the silver screens, and minimum hourly wage was 25 cents. The great horse, Seabiscuit beats War Admiral. In Baseball, Yankees beat the Cubs 4-0 while Jimmie Foxx & Ernie Lombardi are MVPs, Johnny Vander Meer is Player of the Year. Who will win our league this season?
Privateljemd
88/104
8/19/20181901/1961 League: Season #40 -- 1940/2000$255 milNoNo0None6/2No5
League Format: Alternate WIS Format F (162 games, 20 teams, NL:5/5/0, PL:5/5/0, balanced, interleague)
Welcome to year 40- some started in 1901/1961! In 1940 Germany invades Europe, despite rescue at Dunkirk beach. FDR wins 3rd term, with Fantasia & Great Dictator in the theaters. Reds beat Tigers 4-3 with MVPs Hank Greenberg and Frank McCormick. In 2000 Bush beat Gore and "hanging chads" with Sydney Olympics & Mad Cow Disease in the news. Yankees win Subway Series 4-1 over Mets, with MVPs Jason Giambi, Jeff Kent, Pedro Martinez and Randy Johnson. So who'll win our league this season?
Privateredcped
0/1
8/17/2018$110M Pick Your Player-Manager$110 milNoNo0None0/0No7
Pick any historical manager who also played MLB and build a team around him. 12 of your players must have been on a roster your manager played on (no twisting). 12 of your players must have been on a roster managed by your manager (no twisting). Your 25th player is your manager himself from any season you choose. Any season in which your manager was active as a player (per baseball-reference) will count as a "player" season, even if he was a player-manager that year. Managers must be claimed in
MLB122579BBBaldwin
3/4
7/25/20188M Dollar Men Matter$162 milNoNo0All Teams6/6Yes8
League Format: Alternate WIS Format E (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced, interleague)
162 team cap with 8M player cap. 6/6 above average AAA you draft. Yes: DH, trades, injuries and waiver. No: clones. Unique ballparks. 10 Championships or less.
MLB122629johnnyreb
10/11
8/2/2018Cracker Jack IV$255 milNoNo0None18/10Yes8
24 Team League, $255 mil salary. Clones allowed but NO DH. You manually select 18/10 Way Above Avg AAA players. WW and trades are OK. Added feature, after 25 games will add $5 million dollars for each team. By using no DH we will meet the TOC rules for the league winners.
Privateamerk1180
14/16
8/19/2018DEAL (Draft 'Em All League 11$200 milNoNo0All Teams0/0No8
All players on each team are drafted, as well as each team's stadium.
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MLB121888fitzj74
12/37
5/3/2018Long Ball II$255 milNoNo0All Teams0/4No9
League Format: Alternate WIS Format B (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced)
Second season to attempt to break some records for Owners with 10 or less Sim championships. Coors only. NO TRADES, NO WW, Clones OK, DH both Leagues, (4) AAA Average Pitchers to supplement your horrible staffs. Pitchers can ONLY be the following: R. Dotson 90, D. Holmberg 15, U. Lugo 87, T. Miller 96, T. Shultz 11, and C. McHugh 13.
MLB122692djett43
30/34
8/11/2018National League Baseball$160 milNoNo0None0/0No9
League Format: Alternate WIS Format E (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced, interleague)
All players must be from the National League. $160 Million cap. No DH, Clones, AAA, WW or Trades. Only NL stadiums.
MLB122685mauldawg
2/10
8/10/2018Pick your best , and Play them.$255 milNoNo0All Teams12/10Yes11
League Format: Alternate WIS Format B (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced)
My 2nd try at this.. $255 Million, 16 Teams, WW, No Clones, Trades OK, DH All Teams, AAA Above Average 12 HITTERS 10 PITCHERS, U Pick Them, All Stadiums. All Players
Privatebob_shabazz
1/2
5/4/2016WiS Season 27: Four Horsemen$100 milNoNo0None0/0No12
The apocalypse is nigh with some of these pitchers.
MLB122695jfy625
7/15
8/11/2018Anything Goes w/Pick-Ur-Own AAA League$255 milNoNo0All Teams18/10Yes12
League Format: Alternate WIS Format E (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced, interleague)
$255M cap. 16 team w/interleague. Clones, DH, WW, Trades all OK. Any Ballpark. Manually draft your 18/10 WAA AAA hitters/pitchers. No minors cap. No injuries. For owners w/ 10 or less MLB Championships; and limit of 2 teams per owner, please. Come on down, and let's git 'er done.
MLB122731skunk206
157/163
8/18/2018$180M Quick Start - 16 team league$180 milNoNo0None0/0Yes12
League Format: Alternate WIS Format E (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced, interleague)
$180M to spend and only 16 teams so we should fill faster. NO to DH, AAA, and transaction deadline. YES to WW, Trades, Injuries, and Random Alignment when filled. One team per owner.
MLB122486diehl40
62/196
7/11/2018255 with WAA AAA$255 milNoNo0None12/6No13
League Format: Alternate WIS Format E (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced, interleague)
255 cap, alternate e format (16 teams, 162 games, 4 playoff berths, interleague play, balanced) waa aaa you pick 6/12, no ww, no dh, yes trades.
MLB122644diehl40
62/196
8/4/2018200 cap franchise league$200 milNoNo0None6/2No13
League Format: Alternate WIS Format E (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced, interleague)
200 cap, alternate e format (16 teams, 162 games, 4 playoff berths, balanced) no ww, above average aaa 6/2, no dh, no trades
MLB122727skunk206
157/163
8/17/2018$220M Quick Start - 16 team league$220 milNoNo0None0/0Yes13
League Format: Alternate WIS Format E (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced, interleague)
$220M to spend and only 16 teams so we should fill faster. NO to DH, AAA, and transaction deadline. YES to WW, Trades, Injuries, and Random Alignment when filled. One team per owner.
MLB120390ezekial25:17
11/28
11/9/2017WAA AAA League$80 milNoNo0All Teams60/20No14
You get $80 Million to spend, no single player above $10 million. 60/20 WAA AAA Players (real names/auto draft). No clones or waiver wire. Yes to DH and trades.
MLB122541skunk206
157/163
7/20/2018$114M Quick Start - 16 team league$114 milNoNo0None0/0Yes14
League Format: Alternate WIS Format E (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced, interleague)
$114M to spend and only 16 teams so we should fill faster. NO to DH, AAA, and transaction deadline. YES to WW, Trades, Injuries, Clones and Random Alignment when filled. One team per owner.
MLB122522JacksonHigh
58/77
8/9/201815 CHAMPIONSHIPS OR LESS -WILD CARDS LEAGUE$255 milNoNo0All Teams24/10Yes15
255 MILLION -CLONES YES - WW YES -AAA 24/10 PICK YOUT OWN PLAYERS - TRADES YES - DH YES
MLB122687diehl40
62/196
8/10/2018255m must have 1 mlb championships$255 milNoNo0None6/2Yes15
League Format: Alternate WIS Format E (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced, interleague)
255 cap, must have 1 nlb championship, alternate e format (162 g, 16 teams, 4 playoff berths, balanced), no dh, yes ww, yes trades.
MLB122715rmarshall
10/11
8/16/2018$190 mill cap, NO CLONES(both players & pitchers) $190 milNoNo0All Teams12/10Yes15
League Format: Alternate WIS Format B (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced)
$190 mill, NO CLONES both players & pitchers, restrictions apply to players & pitchers, no def restrictions, yes switch hitters, DH- yes, WW=yes, AAA=yes .. way above avg (12/10)
MLB122725tj01536
5/9
8/17/2018160M Plus AAA help$160 milNoNo0None12/8Yes15
League Format: Alternate WIS Format B (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced)
You have 160m to spend however you want... AAA is Way Above Average 12-8 to help out. WW, CLONES, TRADES all good... NO DH...
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MLB122732djett43
30/34
8/18/2018American League Baseball$168 milNoNo0All Teams0/0No15
League Format: Alternate WIS Format E (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced, interleague)
All players must be from the American League. $168 Million cap. No DH, Clones, AAA, WW or Trades. Only AL stadiums.
MLB122735shesaid
12/107
8/18/2018The Good Baseball Years: 1930-1960$255 milNoNo0All Teams0/0No15
League Format: Alternate WIS Format B (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced)
All players from 1930-1960. DH OK, but NO Clones or AAA. Plenty of payroll to pick the players you like best.
Privatedn3524
117/124
8/18/20181959 Franchise Progressive Twist$108 milNoNo0All Teams6/4No15
League Format: Alternate WIS Format E (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced, interleague)
Twist 1959 season. Twist every season after that. Usual Twist rules. No WW No Clones USE OF FICTIONAL AAA PROHIBITED Use Stadium used by your team CHAMPIONS:
PrivateDatatrek
23/28
6/23/2018B2B2B Franchise League$70 milNoNo0None6/4No16
Use the 70 million cap to select 18+ players from a 3-season span of your chosen franchise. Fill out the rest of the spots with sub-300K scrubs. Draft 6/4 Average AAA manually from your franchise. All players are from 1990-2017. Please sign up in the forum.
Private0soup4u
147/152
8/13/2018$100M Random Date Twist$100 milNoNo0None0/0No16
Sign up in the forum for a random date. Then build your best $100M team using teammates of a player who was either born on or died on your random date. Your selected player and his teammates may be twisted to any season. No DH, WW, AAA, clones or trades. See forum for full rules.
MLB122653denirojf
0/2
8/6/2018Trout Fishing 2012-present$120 milNoNo0All Teams6/6Yes18
The Mike Trout ERA. 2012-Present. No Clones. Yes DH, yes AAA, $5 million cash injection after 100 games
MLB122673frdmac1
5/7
8/8/20181900-2017. $200 mil w/DH$200 milNoNo0All Teams0/0No18
NO - WW, AAA, TRADES OR CLONE.
MLB122713KOTH
3/4
8/15/2018Choose 2 Decades...$140 milNoNo0None0/0No18
Choose one decade for your pitchers and another decade for your batters. $140 cap Decades are : 1900-09, 1910-19, 1920-29, 1930-39, 1940-49, 1950-59, 1960-69, 1970-79, 1980-89, 1990-99, 2000-09, 2010-17. No DH, AAA, waivers, trades or clones. All stadiums allowed. Multiple teams allowed.
MLB122331bwest
0/2
6/26/2018Small Market Mayhem$40 milNoNo0None0/0Yes19
If you've never tried a low cap league, I welcome you to sign up. Can you assemble a winning team with only half the budget?
Privatekallison1
44/49
8/18/20181910/74 "True" Rookie Progressive League$255 milNoNo0All Teams12/10No19
League Format: Alternate WIS Format F (162 games, 20 teams, NL:5/5/0, PL:5/5/0, balanced, interleague)
Who can take a Bunch of Rookies and Turn them into League Champions. Superstars are not Born, But Ridden to the Championship. Computer Generated AAA Players may NOT Ever Be Used in any games Played.
PrivateBootone
93/94
8/20/2018Mays Mantle Progressive League$255 milNoNo0All Teams12/4No19
Welcome to Season 24 (1921-1974) of the Mays Mantle Progressive League. See private forum for league rules. Congratulations to gorbyruss and the Washington Exorcists for winning the season 23 championship!
MLB122527nono111
0/11
7/17/20181000000 test 1947 on$100 milNoNo0None6/2Yes20
Enter Theme Notes Here...
MLB122612Pbear7
19/158
7/30/2018Enter Theme Title Here...Play ball$255 milNoNo0None12/10Yes21
Enter Theme Notes Here...Play any player that you want.no clones, no dh. Just good old-fashioned baseball. Play in any stadium. Put your best on the field.
MLB122651mwammes
14/18
8/5/2018Tough Man Contest$100 milNoNo0None6/2Yes21
This should make for a very tough team to draft - three distinct requirements for each player. First you must draft one hitter and one pitcher from each of the following time periods: 1890-1899, 1900-09, 10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80-89, 90-99, 2000-09. Your 25th player has to come from one of the two time periods: 1885-89 or 2010-17. Second each players last name must start with a different letter of the alphabet. Third each player must be from a different team name (for
MLB122666kjaskolski
8/9
8/7/2018All Offense with All Pitchers under 500K$255 milNoNo0All Teams6/0No21
All Offense, no clones, all pitchers under 500K, 6 way above average AAA hitters. Have some fun, score some runs.
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MLB122622cbarkley101
0/1
8/1/201821st Century Open League$80 milNoNo0None6/2Yes22
Love the Open League format? Hate how everyone gravitates toward dead ball era players and parks? Join the 21st Century Open League! Only players and stadiums 2000-present; but with traditional WIS Open League rules. Random average 6/2 prospects. $80 mil. WW and Trades.
MLB122747ozomatli
109/114
8/19/2018Back to Back Clones VI$140 milNoNo0None0/0No22
Your entire roster must be made up of no more than 12 players. All players must have at least one clone and all clones must use consecutive seasons (i.e. 2013 and 2014 Clayton Kershaw are legal, 2013 and 2015 Clayton Kershaw are not legal). Seasons missed due to injury, war, etc. are able to be skipped over ONLY if the player made 0 appearances in real life. (i.e. 1942 and 1946 Ted Williams are legal, but wouldn't be if he had made a single PA in 1943-1945).
MLB122595diehl40
62/196
7/28/2018140 m cap straight baseball$140 milNoNo0None6/2Yes23
140m cap no DH, yes ww, yes clones, yes trades, alternate e format (16 teams, 4 playoff berths, interleague play, balanced),
Privatehockeyhead
327/365
8/18/2018High Times Progressive$140 milNoNo0None6/2No23
High Times Progressive 45/92

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