THE PLAYOFF CONTEST IS BACK! We
now have the eight playoff teams set, and it is time to test your knowledge of
those teams. And hey, itís been a long regular season, so itís time to have
some fun! Here are the contest rules, for those of you who havenít participated
in the past. It is very similar point-wise to a fantasy baseball team, but we
will be keeping track of total points right through the final game of the World
1. Teams may
be submitted right up until the first pitch of the first playoff game on
Wednesday (October 3rd).
2. You may
only submit one team.
3. A team
will consist of a C, 1B, 2B, 3B, SS, OF, OF, OF, DH/EX
(any hitter), five starting pitchers and a reliever.
4. Your team
can only have three (3) players from any one big league team.
will be kept for:
a. Single (1
pt), Double (2 pts), Triple (3 pts), home run (4 points), Run (1 pt), RBI (1
pt), Stolen Base (1 pt).
b. IP (1 pt
Ė Note Ė 0.1 IP = 1/3 pt), strikeout (1 pt), Win (5 pts), Loss (-2 pts), Save
(4 pts), Blown Save (-2 pts).
6. I will
try to post updates every couple of days on a secondary website, so be sure to
bookmark that link. If you see any errors in scoring, please report them to me
tell me what name I can use on the website to represent you (full name, first
name-last initial, first name from X, etc).
8. Prizes to
be determined. I need to see if I have any more t-shirts, otherwise I will find
other suitable prizes.
9. To submit
your team, simply e-mail
me and give me your roster. I will acknowledge the e-mail
to let you know that it was received.
Have fun and enjoy some October
and November baseball!
THROUGH October 28, 2007