2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Southpaw19 » Mon Apr 02, 2018 2:47 pm

I will be posting the first scoreboard one week from today. It's too early with way too many people tied at the moment.
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Southpaw19 » Mon Apr 09, 2018 2:20 pm

Still lots of ties, but I'm not going to delay further. Scoreboard is being assembled this morning and will be up before lunchtime.
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Southpaw19 » Mon Apr 09, 2018 3:03 pm

2018 HR DERBY SCOREBOARD (as of April 8, 2018)
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1. treebird (26)

2 - 5 Way Tie (25)
    Agony & Ivy
    Cubswin11
    Duke Silver
    The Logan
    TomtheBombadil
3. SouthSideRyan (24)

4 - 2 Way Tie (23)
    Ding Dong Johnson
    NonProfitCow
5 - 5 Way Tie (22)
    abmillis
    abohnhoff
    Andy
    Derwood
    soccer10k
6 - 4 Way Tie (21)
    Brian707
    Sammy Sofa
    SeldomSeen
    sweetpeteman
7 - 3 Way Tie (20)
    evv98
    javy knows my name
    Liam Neeson
8 - 2 Way Tie (19)
    PackLandVA
    philosophizer75
9. Bobson Dugnutt (18)

10. Southpaw19 (17)

11. Tinkertini26 (16)

12. woodchip2153 (15)

BEST POSSIBLE TEAM SCORE (42)
GROUP A - Edwin Encarnacion OR Giancarlo Stanton (3)
GROUP B - Brian Dozier (4), Charlie Blackmon (4)
GROUP C - Bryce Harper (6), Matt Davidson (4), AND ONE OF THE FOLLOWING: Adam Jones, Didi Gregorius, Miguel Sano, Paul DeJong, Shin Soo-Choo (each with 3)
GROUP D - Josh Reddick (3), Matt Chapman (3), Tim Anderson (3), Yadier Molina (3), Yoenis Cespedes (3)
WILD CARD - Gregory Polanco (3)

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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Sammy Sofa » Mon Apr 09, 2018 3:13 pm

tree is the basball whisperer right now.
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby The Logan » Thu Apr 12, 2018 5:49 pm

Not a cellar dweller this year! I used the clever at strategy of picking guys who actually hit home runs this time around
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Ding Dong Johnson » Thu Apr 12, 2018 8:06 pm

is it bad that when looking for my place in the standings I started at the bottom?
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby PackLandVA » Thu Apr 12, 2018 10:51 pm

I would like to propose a small change in the standings, kinda like it's done in golf. Note the ranking/position:

Southpaw19 wrote:2018 HR DERBY SCOREBOARD (as of April 8, 2018)
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1. treebird (26)

2 - 5 Way Tie (25)
    Agony & Ivy
    Cubswin11
    Duke Silver
    The Logan
    TomtheBombadil
7. SouthSideRyan (24)

8 - 2 Way Tie (23)
    Ding Dong Johnson
    NonProfitCow
10 - 5 Way Tie (22)
    abmillis
    abohnhoff
    Andy
    Derwood
    soccer10k
15 - 4 Way Tie (21)
    Brian707
    Sammy Sofa
    SeldomSeen
    sweetpeteman
19 - 3 Way Tie (20)
    evv98
    javy knows my name
    Liam Neeson
22 - 2 Way Tie (19)
    PackLandVA
    philosophizer75
24. Bobson Dugnutt (18)

25. Southpaw19 (17)

26. Tinkertini26 (16)

27. woodchip2153 (15)

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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Bobson Dugnutt » Fri Apr 13, 2018 1:17 am

no i’m doing so much better the other way.
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby javy knows my name » Fri Apr 13, 2018 3:04 am

Bobson Dugnutt wrote:no i’m doing so much better the other way.


Same, but also Javy has hit 3hrs since this so it's woefully outdated
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Southpaw19 » Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:53 pm

javy knows my name wrote:
Bobson Dugnutt wrote:no i’m doing so much better the other way.


Same, but also Javy has hit 3hrs since this so it's woefully outdated


I publish the scoreboard weekly. Usually Monday mornings.
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Southpaw19 » Mon Apr 16, 2018 6:20 pm

PackLandVA wrote:I would like to propose a small change in the standings, kinda like it's done in golf. Note the ranking/position:

Southpaw19 wrote:[color=#990000][font=Verdana]2018 HR DERBY SCOREBOARD (as of April 8, 2018)
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-- Snipped --


I started doing it this way last year, and this first scoreboard this season, was just to get something out there without putting to much thought into it.
It will be changing as we go.
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby PackLandVA » Mon Apr 16, 2018 7:20 pm

Cool! And thanks for taking the time each week to sort thru all the stats!
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Southpaw19 » Mon Apr 16, 2018 7:53 pm

2018 HR DERBY SCOREBOARD (as of April 15, 2018)
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1. treebird (37) +11

2. TomtheBombadil (34) +9

3. Agony & Ivy (33) +8
SouthSideRyan (33) +9
The Logan (33) +8

6. Cubswin11 (32) +7
PackLandVA (32) +13

8. evv98 (31) +11
soccer10k (31) +9
Southpaw19 (31) +14
sweetpeteman (31) +10

12. SeldomSeen (30) +9

13. abmillis (29) +7
Ding Dong Johnson (29) +6
Duke Silver (29) +4

16. Derwood (28) +6
Sammy Sofa (28) +7

18. abohnhoff (27) +5
Brian707 (27) +6
NonProfitCow (27) +4

21. Andy (26) +4

22. Liam Neeson (25) +5
philosophizer75 (25) +6

24. Bobson Dugnutt (23) +5
javy knows my name (23) +3

26. woodchip2153 (22) +7

27. Tinkertini26 (21) +5

Biggest Jump of the Week: Southpaw19

BEST POSSIBLE TEAM SCORE (58)
GROUP A - Joey Gallo OR Khris Davis (5)
GROUP B - Charlie Blackmon OR Mike Trout (6), Eric Thames (5)
GROUP C - Bryce Harper (7), Matt Davidson (5), AND ONE OF THE FOLLOWING: Javier Baez, Justin Bour, Paul DeJong (each with 4)
GROUP D - Matt Chapman (5), Yadier Molina (5), Jed Lowrie (4), Mitch Haniger (4), AND ONE OF THE FOLLOWING: A.J. Pollock, Asdrubal Cabrera, Carlos Gonzalez, Jose Martinez, Josh Reddick, Max Kepler, Ryan Braun, Steve Pearce, Tim Anderson, Yoenis Cespedes (each with 3)
WILD CARD - Gregory Polanco (5)
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Ding Dong Johnson » Mon Apr 16, 2018 8:42 pm

and so it begins, my rapid descent into the crevasse
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby treebird » Mon Apr 16, 2018 8:56 pm

i put the most effort into picking my team so it is correct and good that i am winning
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Ding Dong Johnson » Mon Apr 16, 2018 8:58 pm

treebird wrote:i put the most effort into picking my team so it is correct and good that i am winning

the year I won was probably the least effort I put into this
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby SouthSideRyan » Mon Apr 16, 2018 9:05 pm

Drop Cabrera, add Kepler
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby treebird » Mon Apr 16, 2018 9:09 pm

SouthSideRyan wrote:Drop Cabrera, add Kepler


same
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Southpaw19 » Tue Apr 17, 2018 6:27 pm

SouthSideRyan wrote:Drop Cabrera, add Kepler


Done and done. This is your first transaction of the first half.
You have one remaining.
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Southpaw19 » Tue Apr 17, 2018 6:28 pm

treebird wrote:
SouthSideRyan wrote:Drop Cabrera, add Kepler


same


Done and done. This is your first transaction of the first half.
You have one remaining.
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Southpaw19 » Mon Apr 23, 2018 1:11 pm

2018 HR DERBY SCOREBOARD (as of April 22, 2018)
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1. treebird (54) +17

2. SouthSideRyan (52) +19

3. Agony & Ivy (47) +14
Duke Silver (47) +18
NonProfitCow (47) +20
The Logan (47) +14

7. TomtheBombadil (44) +10

8. Cubswin11 (43) +11
Derwood (43) +15
Ding Dong Johnson (43) +14
soccer10k (43) +12

12. sweetpeteman (41) +10

13. Sammy Sofa (40) +12

14. Brian707 (39) +12
evv98 (39) +8
PackLandVA (39) +7
philosophizer75 (39) +14

18. Liam Neeson (38) +13
SeldomSeen (38) +8

20. abmillis (37) +8
abohnhoff (37) +10
Southpaw19 (37) +6

23. Andy (35) +9
woodchip2153 (35) +13

25. Bobson Dugnutt (34) +11
javy knows my name (34) +11

26. Tinkertini26 (30) +9

Biggest Jump of the Week: NonProfitCow

BEST POSSIBLE TEAM SCORE (81)
GROUP A - Joey Gallo (7)
GROUP B - Mike Trout (9), Charlie Blackmon OR Manny Machado (8)
GROUP C - Bryce Harper (8), AND TWO OF THE FOLLOWING: Javier Baez, Jose Ramirez, Paul DeJong (each with 7)
GROUP D - Mitch Haniger (7), Jed Lowrie (6), Josh Reddick (6), Yadier Molina (6), AND ONE OF THE FOLLOWING: A.J. Pollock, Brandon Belt, C.J. Cron, Matt Chapman, Ryan Braun, Yangervis Solarte (each with 5)
WILD CARD - Gregory Polanco (5)
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Sammy Sofa » Mon Apr 23, 2018 1:25 pm

Sweet, lucky #13.
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Liam Neeson » Wed Apr 25, 2018 2:42 pm

Drop Beltre

Add Matt Chapman
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Southpaw19 » Thu Apr 26, 2018 12:49 pm

Liam Neeson wrote:Drop Beltre

Add Matt Chapman


Done and done. This is your first transaction of the first half.
You have one remaining.
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Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Postby Southpaw19 » Mon Apr 30, 2018 6:36 pm

2018 HR DERBY SCOREBOARD (as of April 29, 2018)
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1. treebird (59) +5

2. TomtheBombadil (58) +14

3. SouthSideRyan (57) +5

4. Duke Silver (56) +9

5. Agony & Ivy (55) +8
The Logan (55) +8

7. NonProfitCow (53) +6

8. Ding Dong Johnson (51) +8

9. Derwood (50) +7

10. Brian707 (49) +10
Cubswin11 (49) +6
Sammy Sofa (49) +9
soccer10k (49) +6
sweetpeteman (49) +8

15. Liam Neeson (48) +10

16. Southpaw19 (47) +10

17. philosophizer75 (46) +7
SeldomSeen (46) +8

19. abohnhoff (44) +7
evv98 (44) +5
PackLandVA (44) +5

22. javy knows my name (43) +9

23. abmillis (42) +5

24. Andy (39) +4
Bobson Dugnutt (39) +5
woodchip2153 (39) +4

27. Tinkertini26 (37) +7

Biggest Jump of the Week: TomtheBombadil

BEST POSSIBLE TEAM SCORE (95)
GROUP A - Joey Gallo OR Mike Moustakas (8)
GROUP B - Mike Trout (10), AND Charlie Blackmon OR Manny Machado (9)
GROUP C - Didi Gregorious (10), Matt Davidson (9), AND ONE OF THE FOLLOWING: Bryce Harper, Mookie Betts, Yonder Alonso (each with 8)
GROUP D - Mitch Haniger (10), Yangervis Solarte (7), AND THREE OF THE FOLLOWING: A.J. Pollock, Brandon Belt, C.J. Cron, Jed Lowrie, Josh Reddick, Matt Chapman, Yadier Molina, Yoenis Cespedes (each with 6)
WILD CARD - Gregory Polanco OR Yoan Moncada (6)
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