Waiting 171 days to submit your keepers will not give you another year of control – 2019 I Love Fantasy Baseball League is open!

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francisF, Saturday, 25 May 2019 13:37 (five months ago) link

whoops, yeah so i'm in fifth now ^
game on

francisF, Saturday, 25 May 2019 13:39 (five months ago) link

so i've gone from 12th to 1/2 game from first!
I've got Kershaw going for me today and He Ain't Javy has Strahm going. Let's do this!

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Monday, 27 May 2019 15:43 (five months ago) link

...and the fantasy gods taketh:

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Jersey Al (Albert R. Broccoli), Thursday, 30 May 2019 02:47 (five months ago) link

Win now mode: engaged.

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Friday, 31 May 2019 16:52 (five months ago) link

uhhhhh hey so this is awkward.

when i accepted the trade i didnt see mookie in it at all.

i thought it was over the top doing winker and ozzie for lourdes but acceptedf anyweay. then i saw the email, and nightmares.

any chance we can reverse this trade? def willing to negotiate but i fucked up big time

km not doin typos anymore (Will M.), Friday, 31 May 2019 19:41 (five months ago) link

why would you even accept such a one sides trade?! (as-in the one you thought you saw and not the actual trade)

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Friday, 31 May 2019 20:20 (five months ago) link

i thought someone was getting frustrated or something! tbh i'm also p sick right now so i don't think brain is working at full speed

km not doin typos anymore (Will M.), Friday, 31 May 2019 20:24 (five months ago) link

i will kaibosh once i'm at a desktop machine i can use my commish tools with.

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Friday, 31 May 2019 20:31 (five months ago) link

I was in a league long ago where one of the managers would constantly throw these absurd trade offers out there trawling for someone to click the wrong button and sure enough someone would and then there would be a desperate campaign for folks to vote against said trade, haha (it wasn't me).

Jersey Al (Albert R. Broccoli), Friday, 31 May 2019 22:25 (five months ago) link

the deed is done. and i don't think the trade was absurd!

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Saturday, 1 June 2019 03:07 (five months ago) link

(it was you tbqh)

Jersey Al (Albert R. Broccoli), Saturday, 1 June 2019 03:36 (five months ago) link

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na (NA), Wednesday, 12 June 2019 20:33 (five months ago) link

that's maybe half the notifications i've gotten in this chain over the past two days

na (NA), Wednesday, 12 June 2019 20:35 (five months ago) link

i'm unbelievably back in the mix at the back of the pack -- it'll be a knife fight in a phone booth for 12th place.

omar little, Friday, 14 June 2019 16:55 (four months ago) link

ive clawed to 3rd/4th ish after autodraft brutalized & left me for dead

johnny crunch, Friday, 14 June 2019 20:05 (four months ago) link

Not 1 but 2 grand slams today, yes from my team whose only keeper is on the IL with a busted testicle.

Jersey Al (Albert R. Broccoli), Saturday, 15 June 2019 04:01 (four months ago) link

my team whose only keeper is on the IL with a busted testicle.

― Jersey Al (Albert R. Broccoli), Friday, June 14, 2019 9:01 PM (four days ago)

Said keeper had surgery to repair said busted testicle and may (?) begin light baseball activities shortly.

Jersey Al (Albert R. Broccoli), Tuesday, 18 June 2019 16:47 (four months ago) link

now that i'm not in first place anymore i feel like i'm allowed to complain about how badly my pitching rotation is fucking me

na (NA), Tuesday, 18 June 2019 16:58 (four months ago) link

some of which was me gambling on streaming options, sure, but my young hotshot pitchers (paddack, strahm, and fried) fell apart and stasburg has had some shitty games recently. on the plus side, darvish has been gradually improving and clevinger just came off the IL, so hopefully that plus verlander will stem the bleeding

na (NA), Tuesday, 18 June 2019 17:12 (four months ago) link

Having been in last place all season despite having an across-the-board fine offense I feel that. My best pitcher has been the thoroughly solid #4 guy Mike Minor.

omar little, Tuesday, 18 June 2019 17:13 (four months ago) link

This is one hell of a trade that's brewing between The Guns of Buxton and Porno for Shapiros. Gutsy move, both of you!

NoTimeBeforeTime, Tuesday, 18 June 2019 21:38 (four months ago) link

Team name I thought of the other day: Acuña Matata

I am curious (george) (slight return) (WmC), Tuesday, 18 June 2019 21:47 (four months ago) link

My mistake last year was waiting too long to make a deal and push for first. Just hoping Springer comes back as hot as he was before the injury. And stays healthy obviously.

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Wednesday, 19 June 2019 00:44 (four months ago) link

midseason awards:

NL MVP: Yellich (he ain't javy K)
AL MVP: Trout (blast first petit K)
NL CY: Ryu (porno for shapiros FA)
AL CY: Verlander (he ain't javy FA)
NL ROY: Alonso (he ain't javy FA)
AL ROY: Vogelbach (porno for shapiros FA)

Jersey Al (Albert R. Broccoli), Monday, 24 June 2019 21:16 (four months ago) link

i believe alonso is a keeper for me, i drafted him

na (NA), Monday, 24 June 2019 21:24 (four months ago) link

or is keeper-eligible, i mean. but maybe you mean he was a free agent prior to the draft.

na (NA), Monday, 24 June 2019 21:25 (four months ago) link

you haven't kept him yet!

Jersey Al (Albert R. Broccoli), Monday, 24 June 2019 21:41 (four months ago) link

sorry for the confusion, i was reading the K/FA as their eligibility, not as their current status. it doesn't matter.

na (NA), Monday, 24 June 2019 21:42 (four months ago) link

Now do gold gloves!

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Monday, 24 June 2019 21:44 (four months ago) link

just an FYI – i accidentally hit the "-" button next to Winkler's name instead of closing the window, and then return because i am dumb and was closing a bunch of windows at once and not paying attention. hence the drop and instant re-add in the transactions.

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Tuesday, 25 June 2019 17:30 (four months ago) link

THE REMAINDER OF THIS SEASON WILL BE PLAYED UNDER PROTEST

Jersey Al (Albert R. Broccoli), Tuesday, 25 June 2019 17:45 (four months ago) link

if it helps appease the league – everyone can have Winkler for two weeks.

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Tuesday, 25 June 2019 18:22 (four months ago) link

usually my pitching is great and my hitting is mediocre and this year it's the other way around, i'm averaging 2 pts per pitching category.

omar little, Thursday, 27 June 2019 00:47 (four months ago) link

dammit! tried to add Petit seconds after Bellinger EscapePlan did!

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Monday, 1 July 2019 21:03 (four months ago) link

you have to wake up preeeeetty early to beat me! (5:00pm would suffice)

I'm a board man. Board man gets paid (Will M.), Monday, 1 July 2019 21:06 (four months ago) link

my blunder was mowing the lawn first.

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Monday, 1 July 2019 21:33 (four months ago) link

pretty satisfied with my blue jays pickups so far, bottom of 4
3/4, 1 2B, 2 HR

francisF, Friday, 5 July 2019 00:29 (four months ago) link

omg

francisF, Friday, 5 July 2019 00:31 (four months ago) link

4/5, 1 2B, 3 HR

francisF, Friday, 5 July 2019 00:32 (four months ago) link

i drafted that fucker in my other league (for $10) and carried his sub-mendoza ass for two months before dropping him. now this – he's gone in both leagues in seconds.
anyways, glad he's hitting and am a big fan of his.

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Friday, 5 July 2019 18:47 (four months ago) link

might be time to drop Joey Votto :`(

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Tuesday, 16 July 2019 18:34 (three months ago) link

Since this league was turned into a keeper league, has there ever been a team with all 5 Keepers on the DL?

Asking for a friend.

Jersey Al (Albert R. Broccoli), Wednesday, 17 July 2019 05:17 (three months ago) link

I have inadvertently dismissed Eovaldi, who has been on NA. Looks like he may be becoming closer for the red sox. Will you guys be bros and let me have him after the waiver period? I'll have lost those days anyway, due to my negligence, though i don't know how it happened. cheers, love you

francisF, Saturday, 20 July 2019 16:32 (three months ago) link

better yet perhaps commish can place him back on my team? i've just done it

francisF, Saturday, 20 July 2019 16:35 (three months ago) link

hey - so i just got back from chicago where i had spotty access to the interwebs. what's up?

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Monday, 22 July 2019 14:20 (three months ago) link

can you drop someone so you have room on your roster? i'll de-drop eovaldi for you and maybe rename your team for lols.

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Monday, 22 July 2019 14:28 (three months ago) link

Wait... so we can take mulligans now?

Jersey Al (Albert R. Broccoli), Monday, 22 July 2019 16:41 (three months ago) link

he asked literally right away and i'd done the same for myself when i hit the wrong fucking button earlier, so ya.
everyone gets one.

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Monday, 22 July 2019 17:26 (three months ago) link

but he is going to have to clear space first.

Mad Piratical (The Cursed Return of the Dastardly Thermo Thinwall), Monday, 22 July 2019 17:27 (three months ago) link


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