Why did I ever draft Buehrle?

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Why did I ever draft Buehrle?

Postby thepizzaman » Fri May 14, 2010 7:06 pm

Buehrle is quickly becoming fantasy irrelevant. I'm still kicking myself for drafting this guy.

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Re: Why did I ever draft Buehrle?

Postby Grey » Fri May 14, 2010 10:31 pm

Drop him if there's anyone out there.
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Re: Why did I ever draft Buehrle?

Postby Sid Bream » Sat May 15, 2010 12:18 pm

he always goes 5 or 6 rounds ahead of where he should go. I always chuckle when he gets drafted. Chipper is the same way, a sexy name that goes way too early.

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Re: Why did I ever draft Buehrle?

Postby SwaggerJackers » Sat May 15, 2010 5:12 pm

he always goes 5 or 6 rounds ahead of where he should go. I always chuckle when he gets drafted. Chipper is the same way, a sexy name that goes way too early.
I'm not sure about Chipper. By now I think even the casual fantasy baseball owner is onto his injuries and steady decline.
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Re: Why did I ever draft Buehrle?

Postby AdmiralTrey » Sat May 15, 2010 6:44 pm

Even auto picking teams avoid Chipper.

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Re: Why did I ever draft Buehrle?

Postby 3FingersBrown » Sat May 15, 2010 8:48 pm

I traded Stubbs and EverCab for Buerhle in the preseason. Now all are on waivers. How's that for a lousy trade all around.

I'm done with Buerhle. I just dropped him for a slice of Jeff Francis tomorrow. My team is pretty much in the toilet anyway this week, so I figured I'd see if Francis could get me a W. Who knows, with a decent Rox team behind him, maybe he can catch some lightning in a bottle.

If not, I'm fully prepared to dump the Buerhle-like lefty for Hisanori Takahashi, who it looks like will be making his first start for the Mets in place of Oli Perez at some point this week. May take a shot with Tak anyway. He's striking guys out and gets to pitch in the big park by the (Flushing) bay.
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