Phase Two Rules
Examples from Phase Two drafts in 2008 for the
Three of a Kind Leagues.
(Note: we were late in the spring so we were drafting more
than 8 rounds per submission). Because of the Live
Draft, teams are starting off with fewer than normal roster
sizes. It's likely we'll need at least four
submissions for Phase Two.
We need to run Phase Two drafts until all
teams have a legal roster. To help you determine what
your team needs, here's what each team is lacking:
At this stage, although 2 teams still need players,
this is the end of the draft phase. Teams now enter
the normal transaction phase.
Batters Needed (minimum 14)
Specific Positions Needed
Pitchers Needed (minimum 12)
Notes: This chart refers to meeting the
roster minimum requirements and may mean that minor leaguers
are being used to qualify you at certain positions. There
is also the strong possibility that a player with
eligibility at multiple positions is counting at more than
one position. This is just a rough roster check - Please check your own roster to be
You'll get a chance later on through free agency to make
sure you have a valid lineup. Since you can put
pitchers in any spot regardless of "SP" or "RP" designation, we're merely counting pitchers, not
determining whether or not you have the right mix of
starters and relievers.