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Auto League 416 All-Time Greats

Kent in the zone for victorious Coyotes

Jeff Kent's hot bat helped the Coyotes to a 6-2 win over the Rednecks. Kent collected 4 hits in the game. | Box

Federals ride Pfiester to victory over Ballerz

Jack Pfiester was brilliant last night, allowing just 4 hits over 9 innings, leading the Federals to a 6-2 win over the Ballerz. | Box

Ryan dominates, Gladiators win 2-0

Nolan Ryan was brilliant last night, allowing just 2 hits over 8 innings, leading the Gladiators to a 2-0 win over the Sounds. | Box

Posey in the zone for victorious Oaks

Buster Posey's hot bat helped the Oaks to a 5-4 win over the Sun Rays. Posey collected 4 hits in the game. | Box

Big game for Camilli lifts Oaks to victory

Dolph Camilli drove in 4 runs, carrying Visalia to a 7-5 victory over the Sun Rays. | Box


WHO'S HOT - Last 5 Games

D. Camilli, Oaks .4213 HR10 RBI
M. Mantle, Coyotes .5504 HR6 RBI
N. Cash, Federals .4503 HR7 RBI
G. Brett, Oaks .3462 HR6 RBI
B. Herman, Rednecks .3502 HR6 RBI

WHO'S NOT - Last 5 Games

B. Abreu, Federals 2 for 21 (.095)
J. Canseco, Crazy Cuomo's 0 for 17 (.000)
J. Hamilton, Woodies 2 for 19 (.105)
N. Garciaparra, Rednecks 3 for 19 (.158)
F. Lindstrom, Coyotes 5 for 21 (.238)

Leaders: HR

M. Mantle, Coyotes 8
J. Bautista, Ballerz 5
J. Foxx, Route 666ers 5
E. Bailey, Blackhawks 4
N. Cash, Federals 4

Leaders: SO

S. Koufax, Sun Rays 27
M. Scherzer, Rednecks 26
C. Kluber, Oaks 24
N. Ryan, Gladiators 24
R. Johnson, Gladiators 22

Welcome to the Auto League

Auto Leagues are seasons that last about two months (baseball) or one month (basketball), with 2 or 3 sims per day. Since this league is run with essentially no commissioner, there is a trade limit. Please be reasonable with your transactions, and report any bad owners using the feedback form.

League Status:
Season underway. Next sim around 1/20/2022 9:50 AM PT.

Draft Type:
Quick Draft

Owners Joined:
12 of 12
You can draft your team as soon as you sign up! You will select one player from each positional group until you have 23 players. (The Draft link appears on the league homepage and your team page when you are signed in.)

The draft only represents a random subset of players available. Once the season begins, you can adjust your roster via free agency or trades. (You can carry up to 25 players on your major league roster.)

Supplemental Draft
Once the season begins, you can start ranking players for the supplemental drafts, which take place after Games 2 & 3. Free agency (waivers) will open after the Supplemental Draft runs on Day 4. Please be sure to read the League Rules for further details!
This is NOT a keeper league, so once your team's season is over, you can stay in this league and re-draft next season, or quit and join a new Auto League.
When do games start?
After all teams have an owner and have drafted, the games will begin. You will get an email after the first game notifying you that the league has started.

What time are games played?
Barring any issues with the servers, games are auto-simmed 2 or 3 times a day, starting as early as 1:00am and ending as late as 11:00pm Pacific Time. Users can sim games from the My League List page every eight hours. This allows the league to keep moving if the server has issues or the participants in the league want to move the season along slightly faster than the auto sims allow. There will always be at least eight hours between games so managers can react if desired.

Can I customize my team?
Yes! You can change your team name, logo, and more via the "Owner Console" on your "My Team" page before the season begins and up until the 5th game of the season.

World Series and post-season
Division winners and three wild card reach the post-season. Owners can leave the league once their team is elimnated, or wait until the playoffs are over and re-draft the next season.

I'm always eager to here what you enjoy or think can be improved with the site, so stay in touch via the feedback form and follow site updates on the news & notes page.
 

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League Settings

Note, in Auto Leagues, some of these will change once the season starts, and as the season progresses.
Year Range of Stats1900 - 2021
Roster Size (Majors)26
Roster Size (Minors)3
Keepers
Change Stats Allowed (not allowed while under contract or in a trade)
Free Agency
Drops
No-Drop List
Player Fatigue
Batter Injuries (5 games max)
Pitcher Injuries (15 games max)
Use Pitcher's HR Allowed Stats
Allows Max Surprise Bunts
Min Batters Pitcher Must Face0
Slump Buster (3unlimited days)
User Sims (every 8 hours)
Latest Results
1/20/2022N.Y. @ Route 666ersWatch  Box
1/20/2022Coyotes @ RednecksWatch  Box
1/20/2022Ballerz @ FederalsWatch  Box
1/20/2022Sounds @ GladiatorsWatch  Box
1/20/2022Sun Rays @ OaksWatch  Box
1/20/2022Woodies @ BlackhawksWatch  Box
Previous Games
1/19/2022Sounds @ GladiatorsWatch  Box
1/19/2022Sun Rays @ OaksWatch  Box
1/19/2022Woodies @ BlackhawksWatch  Box
1/19/2022Coyotes @ RednecksWatch  Box
1/19/2022N.Y. @ Route 666ersWatch  Box
1/19/2022Ballerz @ FederalsWatch  Box
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Latest Message
11/30/2021All-Star Selectionsgbacci
This season's all-stars have been selected. Click the link to find out who was honored. https://www.pennantchase.com/lgAllS..
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Latest Transactions
1/18/2022 Player Signed
Tony Fernandez picked up by Nashville Sounds
1/18/2022 Player Dropped
David Ortiz dropped by Nashville Sounds
1/18/2022 Player Signed
J.D. Drew picked up by Nashville Sounds
Transaction Log  |  Trade Block  |  Report Trade

 

Latest Public Board Post
1/20/2022 Ballpark Dimension - SetupRitzCards2
It's interesting to see all of the different strategies.

I think it's relatively easy to see in hindsight, which doesn't help you here. But I think you'll find that you often draft similar players in your leagues... Check your season-long ranks in average and slugging. If you tend to rank higher in Average, go with Big Disadvantage. If higher in Slugging, go with Big Advantage.

That said, I've found average to be expensive in drafts and slugging to be cheap. And no matter how much a league values dW, it's undervalued.

My teams always end up pretty high in D plays and SLG/OPS and pretty low in AVE. So I want Big Boost everywhere. Home run or bust on offense with good defense. Try to win 3-1.

Lots of good players disagree, though!
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