If you'd read all the way through, you would have found that I picked up
Relaford to replace ARod, who was my #1 pick. The league I am in has placed an
emphasis on infield players, so I was picking up someone off of waivers to
replace him for now. I know that Aurelia had a great start, but I wan't going
to dump Relaford just to get a hot player. I wanted to come here and find out
what everyone else found out about the stats for the two.
> a 10-team MIXED league, and you have Relaford at SS?
> FWIW, he didn't even get drafted in our 9-team NL-only league.
> I'd say it's a near no-brainer to get Aurilia to replace Relaford, even
> though Aurilia's hot start means, based on the law of averages, you're going
> to catch a cold spell to offset what he's already got on the books - because
> he likely won't hit more than .280, and he sure won't have 112 RBI, which is
> the pace he's on.
> "Name two things better than a ballgame on a soft spring
> night in St. Louis. You can't." - Dave Kindred
> >I am playing in a Mixed, 5X5, 10-team, Yahoo league that I find to be
> >slightly rediculous, but I am in for the season so I might as well play
> >it out.
> >I have noticed these two players on waivers:
> >Troy Glaus - 3B (I have Vinny Castilla, but would take Glaus as a bench
> >Rich Aurelia - SS (switch with Relaford?)
> >I have:
> >Paul Konerko - 1B (bench in favor of Helton)
> >Desi Relaford - SS (playing while ARod injured)
> >Are these guys worth picking up? Or are they just having a hot start?