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Auto League 86 All-Time Greats

Scherzer's 8-K performance not enough

Max Scherzer whiffed 8 batters, but the Mowrons managed to beat the Generals, 5-4. | Box

Bonds blasts off, leads Yuenglings to win

Barry Bonds blasted 2 homers, lifting the Yuenglings to a 6-2 win over Corinth. | Box

Morgan blasts off, leads Seawolves to win

Joe Morgan blasted 2 homers, lifting the Seawolves to a 13-4 win over Portland. | Box

Northern Train can't contain Lajoie, fall 9-5

Nap Lajoie was on his game, knocking in 3 runs in Havana's 9-5 victory over the Northern Train. Lajoie also had 3 hits in the game. | Box

Koufax's 9-K performance not enough

Sandy Koufax whiffed 9 batters, but the Party managed to beat the Northern Train, 5-1. | Box


WHO'S HOT - Last 5 Games

W. Boggs, Yuenglings .5264 HR7 RBI
B. Bonds, Yuenglings .4124 HR7 RBI
H. Wilson, Seawolves .5002 HR8 RBI
M. Trout, Yuenglings .2503 HR7 RBI
B. Herman, Mowrons .4742 HR7 RBI

WHO'S NOT - Last 5 Games

F. Lindstrom, Cubs 2 for 21 (.095)
T. Gwynn, Sockeyes 2 for 19 (.105)
B. Kauff, Northern Train 2 for 19 (.105)
C. Gehringer, 💰⚾ 4 for 20 (.200)
H. Heilmann, 💰⚾ 1 for 17 (.059)

Leaders: AVG

J. Foxx, Cubs .323
J. Jackson, 💰⚾ .322
W. Boggs, Yuenglings .309
R. Carew, Leadheads .307
G. Sisler, Leadheads .307

Leaders: WHIP

G. Cole, Sockeyes 0.98
R. Johnson, Party 1.00
C. Sale, Mowrons 1.02
E. Walsh, Party 1.02
G. Perry, Yuenglings 1.07

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 11:28 PM PT.

Draft Type:
Daily Draft

Owners Joined:
12 of 12
You can start ranking players for the draft as soon as you sign up! (The Draft link appears on the league homepage and your team page when you are signed in.)

Once the league fills, a draft round will run once every eight hours until all teams have 23 players. Once the draft is complete games will begin! Free agency opens after the first games. 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
1/20/2022Generals @ MowronsWatch  Box
1/20/2022Shepherds @ SockeyesWatch  Box
1/20/2022Cubs @ YuenglingsWatch  Box
1/20/2022Drumsticks @ SeawolvesWatch  Box
1/20/2022Party @ Northern TrainWatch  Box
1/20/2022Leadheads @ HumboltWatch  Box
Previous Games
1/20/2022Party @ Northern TrainWatch  Box
1/20/2022Shepherds @ SockeyesWatch  Box
1/20/2022Generals @ MowronsWatch  Box
1/20/2022Drumsticks @ SeawolvesWatch  Box
1/20/2022Leadheads @ HumboltWatch  Box
1/20/2022Cubs @ YuenglingsWatch  Box
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Latest Transactions
1/10/2022 Player Placed On Trade Block
Rich Gossage placed on trade block by Castro Valley Mowrons
1/10/2022 Player Placed On Trade Block
Dennis Eckersley placed on trade block by Castro Valley Mowrons
1/10/2022 Player Signed
Rob Dibble picked up by Castro Valley Mowrons
Transaction Log  |  Trade Block  |  Report Trade

 

Latest Public Board Post
1/20/2022 Secondary positionncook44
Good question.

If a primary position is IF, the player can play 1B, 2B, SS, 3B for the shown dWar and fielding percentage with no penalty to either. A secondary position of IF means the player can play 1B, 2B, SS, 3B while keeping the same dWar but .05 fielding drop.

If a primary position is UT, the player can play ANY position for the shown dWar and fielding percentage with no penalty to either. A secondary position of UT means the player can play UT while keeping the same dWar but .05 fielding drop.

In your example, all three of those players could play SS for their shown dWar and .05 fielding percentage drop. The sim would only look at those two things, and would treat them no differently other than the different dWar and fielding percentage values.

IF and UT at a secondary position can be very valuable defensive replacements/bench players as they can cover you at many positions. Getting good players with these as primary positions gives you flexibility with team building, but that happens mostly in custom leagues in my experience.

If a player plays out of position entirely, they get a dWar penalty and "will commit a lot of errors." I am not sure what those exact numbers are, but I think dWar drops to 0 unless it was negative, then it stays negative and the fielding percentage takes a big hit.
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