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Sunday, July 07, 2019

The Whalehead Baseball League (OOTP) is Looking for New GMs

My 30 year-old sim league is half-way done with our first year using OOTP. Things have gone pretty well so far this season. Unfortunately, a couple of guys aren’t able to continue running their teams.

We’re currently looking for two people to take over two existing teams. We’re also looking for someone to be an expansion team at the end of the year (one expansion team is already filled).

I’d prefer to fill the spots with people with OOTP experience but any fantasy baseball fanatic who’d like to play something more realistic is welcome. 

For OOTP players: we have a unique set up where we play one season per year. We update MLB player ratings at the end of the year using OOTP live rating updates. Minor leaguers are updated when the new game is released in March using 50% of the current league ratings and 50% of the new OOTP ratings.

Contact me for more details.

Jim Furtado Posted: July 07, 2019 at 09:37 AM | 0 comment(s)
  Beats: ootp, simulations

Tuesday, April 02, 2019

Video Game Review: Out Of The Park Baseball Is Wonderfully Deep

In the last year, I’ve become a huge fan. The game is addictive.

Jim Furtado Posted: April 02, 2019 at 06:34 AM | 17 comment(s)
  Beats: games, ootp, simulations

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Fantasy Sports, Respect for the Game, and the Real Value of Fake Teams – Pitcher List

I like to win. The competition isn’t my only motivation but it’s a pretty big part of why I play. Playing in keeper simulation leagues for the past 41 years has pushed me to better understand how good and championship teams are built; it has been the fuel that drives my quest for knowledge about baseball.

Jim Furtado Posted: March 12, 2019 at 10:36 AM | 0 comment(s)
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