SimLeague Baseball Theme Leagues
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MLB110052ssupfoo
76/82
8/9/2014It's All About Who You Know 33$120 milNoNo0PL Only6/2No1
Draft a player since 1900 who played 12+ years... Then draft a team of players who were teammates of that player at any point in his career (e.g. if your player is Paul Molitor, you can draft '93 Joe Carter since they were actual teammates that season, but not '87 Joe Carter because then they were not). $120MM cap. DH AL only. No waiver wire. AAA. Name your team incorporating your 12-year vet's name. Stadium must be one your player played in. Taken players in forum.
PrivateBeernoser
59/62
8/14/201489-90 Beer League$120 milNoNo0PL Only4/4No1
Crickett rule for starting players -- 50 wins for 1st pick, 45 for 2nd, 40 for 3rd, 35 for 4th
Privateshawbigred
7/8
7/27/2014Random 25 - Season 1$120 milNoNo0All Teams0/0No2
Must use ballpark from one of the 5 franchises you didn't get in your draw.
MLB109711jmcraven74
7/8
7/6/2014Beatles to Nirvana: 1965-1991$100 milNoNo0None6/2Yes3
Celebrate the "2nd Golden Era of Baseball" - from Beatles mania to the Seattle scene, before coke and greenies gave way to ephedra and steroids. Build your team of players from the years 1965 to 1991. Open to owners with more than 10 SLB seasons and 9 SLB Championships or LESS. $100 mil. payroll and 6/2 Above Average AAA (you pick 'em, must be within the period). WW- yes (within period), no DH. Choose from ballparks in use during the period.
MLB110069Bluecrew2
93/101
8/11/2014Old School Ball at Baker Bowl (I)$160 milNoNo0All Teams0/0No3
use seasons 1885-1929. Each player must be 1.0 mil in value or more. Each player must have 25 HR's or less. Each pitcher must have a OAVG of .200 or higher. Silver King is blacklisted. All teams will use the Baker Bowl as home ballpark. No clones
PrivateCLWECW
113/114
8/16/2014Triple Era Progressive - Season 35$255 milNoNo0All Teams6/0No3
Thanks to all you owners who make this league great.
Privateoram13
34/35
8/16/20142006 Carter Progressive$255 milNoNo0None6/4No3
2006 Jimmy Carter Progressive
Privateljemd
41/47
8/21/2014The Dirty Dozen II: The Prohibition Years: 1922$120 milNoNo0None6/6No3
League Format: Alternate WIS Format C (162 games, 12 teams, NL:6/0/0, PL:6/0/0, balanced)
Welcome to Season 3 for The Dirty Dozen II League. Prohibition rules are still in place; Harding is President and Women are denied the Right to Vote. Hollywood Bowl Opens Up - and the NY Giants defeat the NY Yankees in the all Polo Park World Series. Congrats to Sooners07 and the St. Louis Sooners for the 1921 WS. Who will win this season?
MLB109750edlayne
22/27
7/11/201445 Million Rookie League V$45 milNoNo0All Teams60/20No5
This is a basic 45 Million Rookie League, with DH in both leagues with 60/20 WAA rookies. Select your players wisely because there will be no waiver wire and trades are restricted to AAA players only. No minor league salary cap and we will be using the WIS Standard Format 24/8. This season we will be using a $10 million cap on all players with 14' Dutch Leonard and '02 Bill Bernhard blacklisted. Only 1 instance of a ballpark selected.
MLB109833blazinrocks
66/72
7/19/2014$200mil BRING WHAT YOU BROUGHT VIII$200 milNoNo0All Teams0/0No6
$200mil to spend....Draft any player from any year, build your fantasy team....YES DH...NO TRADES....NO WW....NO AAA....NO CLONES....BRING WHAT YOU BROUGHT....only one team per owner, one random realignment before the season and any ballpark too!
MLB109697arvidjosef
54/66
7/5/2014Regressive Franchise Twist 2008-2010$100 milNoNo60None6/2Yes7
Check SLL forum page for details. NO EXCEPTIONS.
Privatedn3524
80/84
8/4/20141989 Progressive Franchise Twist$108 milNoNo0All Teams6/4Yes7
Twist 1989 season. Twist every season after that. Usual Twist rules. AAA trades only (trades involving AAA players) No WW No Clones Use Stadium used by your team CHAMPIONS: 75 Philadelphia, 76 Philadelphia, 77 Boston, 78 NYYankees, 79 Philadelphia, 80 Pittsburgh 81 Baltimore, 82 NY Yankees, 83 Kansas City 84 NYYankees 85 California 86 Boston 87 Houston 88 St. Louis
MLB110023skunk206
62/64
8/6/2014Skunk's Bigger Non-Invitational XXI - $171M$171 milNoNo0None0/0Yes7
League Format: 2001-2008 (162 games, 30 teams, NL:5/5/6, PL:5/4/5, unbalanced, interleague)
Still open by non-invitation only... $171M, No AAA, No DH, WW and trades allowed, Injuries on, Clones OK... 30-team league (5-5-6, 5-4-5 format), Auto Random Alignment...
Privatemlent
29/31
7/31/20143000 hit league Year 21$100 milNoNo0All Teams6/2No8
League Format: Alternate WIS Format B (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced)
Getting towards the end fora lot of guys some might not get 3000 hits
Privatedspahlinger
183/193
8/18/2014Separate Draft League 1908/1948$255 milNoNo0None6/2No8
Separate Draft League-8th season (1908/1948). The NL will be a 12 team league starting in 1901 and the AL will be a 12 team league starting in 1941. No trading of players or draft picks will be allowed between the 2 leagues. No DH, No WW, Injuries off. Below Average AAA players, 6 batters and 2 pitchers
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MLB108885ezekial25:17
3/15
4/9/2014Another Progressive League$255 milNoNo0All Teams60/20No9
So in the line of our previous progressive league, we all start with 60/20 WAA AAA while you draft all $200,000 players. Next season we draft two players (unique to each team), then the next year we draft three players. We will draft three players every season after that till we have filled out our rosters completely (however many seasons it takes or until we decide to start all over again). DH yes, no waiver wire. Trades welcome. Ballparks unique to each team. Much like our last setup but
MLB109941cmolli
14/41
7/30/2014The Ultimate Soup $120 Mil$120 milNoNo0None0/0No9
Franchise, Alphabet & Season Soup all in one. All 25 player's last names have to start with a different letter. 25 different franchises need to be represented, and no season can be used more than once. 1900-2013. No DH, AAA, WW, Trades or Injuries
PrivateBig_T
11/13
8/14/2014The Encore Twist League$100 milNoNo0None0/0No9
identify your Primary Playerís debut game and final game (found via hyper links listed on all player pages at baseball-reference.com) and claim your Primary Player in the Forums by referencing his name next to the teams that played in his debut game and final game. Itís first come first serve. The Primary Player you select is unique, but only as a basis for your team, and not as a player in the league. That is to say that if I select Todd Helton as my Primary Player, other owners may still
MLB1101050soup4u
94/97
8/15/2014$100M 10-Year 2-Franchise League-Season 15$100 milNoNo0None0/0No9
Pick any 10 consecutive years, and build your best $100M team using players from your choice of 2 franchises. Franchises & years are not exclusive to one owner. No clones, DH, trades, AAA or WW. You must use a stadium called home by one of your franchises in at least one of your selected 10 years. Random alignment unless any owner has 2 teams.
MLB108859mcarig
6/8
4/22/2014Ultimate Franchise Mode II$100 milNoNo0None6/6Yes10
Build your team by choosing one franchise and any 10 year period. You also get two wild card choices who may be from another franchise -- one pitcher and one position player -- so long as they fall within your designated 10 year span. That's your player pool. You must use the ballpark that matches your franchise/time period. $100m cap, maximum 9 championships. Ballparks must correspond to the franchise/time period of your choice.
MLB110040tab316us
1/3
8/8/2014Season II CAREER League $100Mil Advantage TOC$100 milNoYes0None0/0Yes10
We need to be able to raise the value limit in CAREER League play so here is your chance. Come join the owners who like Career League, but would like to change the Max Value Limit ($100 mil) & NO AAA players added. No other change to Career League game for owners having played Career League before (there will be 24 teams this time). Multiple Teams per owner allowed & invited.
MLB109817basketcall
2/5
7/18/2014120 million open league$120 milNoNo0None12/4Yes11
For those who enjoy the open leagues, but would like to try it with more money to spend, here ya go!!! You will get a large pool of AAA players, with 12 position players and 4 pitchers. (Above average) No restrictions!!!
MLB110130mojolad
192/220
8/18/2014255 Million No Restrictions League$255 milNoNo0All Teams60/20Yes11
League Format: Alternate WIS Format B (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced)
Put your team together any way you can use your imagination. Yes to dh. Max amount of way above ave minor leaguers. Random realignment when league fills. Managers are encouraged to enter more than 1 team if you want. I will make sure they get split between the different leagues/divisions.
MLB110035blazinrocks
66/72
8/7/2014$255mil BRING WHAT YOU BROUGHT XXVI$255 milNoNo0All Teams0/0No12
$255mil to spend....Draft any player from any year, build your fantasy team....YES DH...NO TRADES....NO WW....NO AAA....NO CLONES....BRING WHAT YOU BROUGHT....only one team per owner, one random realignment before the season and any ballpark too!
MLB109859hghsteroid
2/3
7/22/2014ALL 19TH CENTURY TEAMS; 255M CAP; NO DH$255 milNoNo0None0/0Yes13
Draft any player or pitcher in the WIS database before 1900 [database goes from 1885-1899]; no restrictions except all on roster must be 19th century player/pitcher seasons only. No DH [are you kidding?]. Waiver wire, but no trades [to prevent collusion] and no AAA. No player injuries. All ballparks available. No live draft. Standard WIS format. You can never really fully understand and appreciate baseball without knowing its origins. Have fun with greats of very long ago.
MLB110096fitzj74
5/17
8/14/2014O'le Timey Fielders VS Modern Pitchers$210 milNoNo0None60/20Yes13
League Format: Alternate WIS Format B (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced)
All Fielders must be between 1885-1920. All Pitchers must be from 1960 to Present. WAAAA, Trades, Clones, WW within rules as well as Ball Parks only those Parks in use 1885-1920.
MLB110055zubinsum
5/9
8/10/2014Slow Pitch Softball$60 milNoNo0None6/0No14
League Format: Alternate WIS Format B (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced)
Do you like high scoring games like in slow pitch softball? This is your league. $60M with 6/0 below average AAA and no trades or WW. Special softball rules: $1.5M cap on any individual pitcher. All position players must have a C fielding rating or less at all positions. Range, however, is open. Any park with a +1 or higher hits (1B) factor may be used. League will be alternate WIS Format B: 16/4 balanced without Interleague play. (I want the top 2 teams to make the playoffs regardless
MLB110063rocky2007
39/42
8/10/2014$160 Mil Cap - Season 20 + Blacklist of 30$160 milNoNo0None0/0Yes14
Standard WIS League of 24 teams with 8 teams making POs, 1 team per owner with random realignment, NO CLONES, NO DH, NO TRADES, NO TRANSACTION DEADLINE, NO MIN LIVE, NO AAA. YES TO WW and $5 Million cash infusion after game 25. Click on "View Theme Summary" for the names of the 30 blacklisted players for Season 20. New players blacklisted for Season 20 are: Mathewson09, Ruth20, Maddux94, Kelly86, and Kimbrel12.
THM49026dlcunc31
11/12
8/11/2014Progressive League Begins in 1959$90 milYesNo0None0/0No14
League Format: Alternate WIS Format B (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced)
I am starting a progressive league beginning with 1959. There will be no clones, dh, ww, no trades, and aaa prospects. You will have scheduled times every day. It is snake draft. Order of draft selections is random. Season 2 draft will be random again using 1960 season. You choose park from 1959 season. More info available in classifieds.
MLB109977fitzj74
5/17
8/1/2014HOF Pitchers vs Non-HOF Hitters--Come As You Are$255 milNoNo0None60/20No15
League Format: Alternate WIS Format B (162 games, 16 teams, NL:4/4/0, PL:4/4/0, balanced)
2ed season of HOF Pitchers vs. non HOF hitters. Clones OK, WAA AAA, No WW, Trades OK. No professional Sim.Players (no one with 3 or more Championships) Ball Parks with factors of 1.0 or lower only.
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MLB110121rick615
11/13
8/16/2014Win Your 1st Championship - Season #33$80 milNoNo0None6/2Yes15
This will be the 33st season for this league. It is time to win your first championship. League limited to owners with one or less SLB titles and five full seasons of play. Rules are identical to the standard $80 million open league. 6/2 below average AAA you pick them, yes to trades, WW, no to DH, no clones,you should know the rest. One random realignment. You may have two teams, one in the AL, one in the NL. You will always remember your 1st. Thanks, Rick
Privatedlrawson
11/16
8/22/2014Modern Franchise League II$70 milNoNo0None6/4No15
Must use players seasons from your franchise only from 1994-2013. This includes manually drafted AAA players. No clones. Home park must be one used by your franchise from 1994-2013.
MLB106950spacer23
6/8
10/5/2013Intensity Baseball$200 milNoNo0All Teams6/4Yes16
$200 million payroll, no clones, w/w, trades, DH, no previous champions.
Privategonoles777
147/152
8/22/20141968/1991 WESPL$140 milNoNo0None6/2No16
Draft Formula for 69/92= 68/91 salary at Game 81 (mils rounded to the nearest tenth x 2) + 69/92 keeper salary posted before Game 136 (mils rounded to the nearest tenth X 1) - 68/91 wins/2 at Game 140.......Lowest # drafts first...less than $55 mil counts as $55 mil
MLB110182ssupfoo
76/82
8/21/2014You Again? League - Season 7$120 milNoNo0PL Only6/2No17
Select two players who were teammates in two different, non-consecutive seasons (1945-present) in their careers. Then draft a team of players who were teammates of those players in those two seasons - spun to any season in their careers. For example, Derek Lowe was teammates with Russell Martin from 2006-2008 on the Dodgers and then again with the Yankees in 2012 - you can make your team out of the '06/'12, '07/'12 or '08/'12 Dodgers/Yankees. $120MM cap. DH AL only. More rules in forum.
Privatefinn2030
160/163
8/22/2014Cuppa Joe Twist IX$110 milNoNo0None6/2No17
Select a player from Baseballreference.com's "Cup of Coffee" list and twist the rosters of the teams played for and against on that day. Choose the stadium the game was played in. If your guy was a pitcher, call up one AAA pitcher... If he was other than a pitcher, call up one AAA hitter. Rename your one AAA player to your Coffee players name. Coffee players from past seasons are blacklisted.
MLB107296circle360
0/1
11/1/2013Yankees 2014 theme 189 or Bust$189 milNoNo0All Teams6/2Yes18
Enter Theme Notes Here...
MLB110022TBill7
28/34
8/6/2014KOH Forum talk #11$120 milNoNo0All Teams6/2Yes18
We have loose language restrictions within Fair Play guidelines and use a King of the Hill format. If you win your division you stay to defend. A dethroned King will stay to rematch unless he elects to move. Players are from 1920 to present. Ballparks are 1920 to present, as well . There are no clones, no trades, and no injuries. waiver wire OK. AAAs are 6/2 average, pick 'em and rename 'em. This season is 120 cap w/ Yes DH. Come talk the talk. We have strong owners here. Outplay 'em or out talk
MLB110126BigGoon
96/109
8/17/2014160 mil league 1968-2013$160 milNoNo0All Teams0/0No18
160 Mil league with no clones , WW, AAA, or trades. Using only current ballparks for players during the seasons of 1968-2013. DH in both leagues (that could happen by next year so we better get used to it). Enjoy and pick carefully!
MLB110187Lazerhawks
5/7
8/22/2014TOC Advantage VI$100 milNoNo0None0/0No18
If you make it to the TOC, you WILL have an advantage over the open leagues and most progressives. All four finished leagues had a rep in the finals of the TOC, two actually won the whole thing. No DH, WW, AAA or trades...100 million to spend.
MLB108057Lord_Yankee
16/20
1/19/2014$255M League$255 milNoNo0All Teams18/10Yes19
League Format: 1993 (162 games, 28 teams, NL:7/7/0, PL:7/7/0, balanced)
No rules, no conditions. Just build your team and join. Welcome everyone and let's play ball!
MLB108313digby07
1/2
2/12/2014Seahorse Freedom Baseball League$255 milNoNo0All Teams6/2Yes19
Year 2 of the Seahorse Freedom Baseball League
MLB109928breeze
7/14
7/28/20141970's baseball$160 milNoNo0All Teams6/2Yes19
$160 mil. Draft any player from 1970-79. No clones. DH, WW, AAA ok. Use a ballpark from the 70's and have fun!
MLB109951mcott323
0/2
7/30/2014Keeping It Simple$120 milNoNo0All Teams6/2Yes20
Standard WIS format with a 1961-2013 player pool. DH, WW, avg AAA, and $120m to spend. No trades and no clones, ballpark must have been in use between 1961 and 2013. Basically an open league geared towards more modern players with more money to spend. All owners welcome, new and old.
MLB110038mg050369
3/4
8/8/2014No Nonsense IV $100M$100 milNoNo0None0/0Yes20
No AAA, just the best 25 $100M can buy. No DH. Waiver wire and trades allowed. Perfect for those with TOC aspirations as you have an extra $20M to work with against traditional $80M open league champions.
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MLB110160braveboy73
10/14
8/20/2014Random Year League Season 2$100 milNoNo40None0/0No20
See Live League Forums for details "LIVE LEAGUE" 40 Games to make min
MLB110170JacksonHigh
38/51
8/21/2014255 MILLION DOLLAR CLONES OKAY LEAGUE$255 milNoNo0All Teams12/10Yes20
255 million-clones yes-dh yes -ww yes -aaa 12/10 pick your own aaa players-trades yes. 2 teams limit.
MLB110100Tully82
0/1
8/14/201499m Cap Open league$99 milNoNo0None0/0Yes22
Additional 19m in payroll to play with. NO AAA PLAYERS, must draft your own bench. No blacklist. WW yes. Injuries no
MLB110147diehl40
9/73
8/19/2014180m no clones$180 milNoNo0All Teams6/2Yes22
180m cap. Must spend at least 170m of your cap (no straw teams). DH both leagues, ww, above average aaa, injuries,
MLB110179lv slugs
1/3
8/21/2014A Very Good Year$140 milNoNo0All Teams0/0Yes22
Build a team with players from any single year between 1885-2013. 1968 pitchers vs. 1930 hitters. 1908 deadballers vs. 1999 'roidheads. You get the idea. Could be fun. $140M cap. No AAA, no clones, no trades. WW ok within theme. Try to use a park in use during your year.
MLB110197goatherders
2/25
8/23/2014Enter Theme Title Here...$160 milNoNo0None6/2Yes22
Enter Theme Notes Here...
MLB109902boroark
1/3
7/25/2014Battle Of The Best 200 Million Dollar Cap!$200 milNoNo0All Teams18/8Yes23
200 Million dollar cap... Yes Dh, WW, Trades, and 18/8 Above AAA. Mile High, Coors, and Safco ballparks are blacklisted. Have Fun!!!!!!!!
MLB109948Pbear7
7/57
7/30/2014Enter Theme Title Here...Play who you want$255 milNoNo0All Teams18/10Yes23
Enter Theme Notes Here..255 mil league to play who you want. Clones,dh, waiver wire, any stadium you want play the best players that you can get..
MLB110053zubinsum
5/9
8/10/2014$255 Test League$255 milNoNo0None6/2No23
I am using this league to test dream teams. I am not planning populate the league.
Privatehockeyhead
235/268
8/10/20141956/86 Progressive, Season 32, 1947/87$200 milNoNo0None6/2No23
1956/86 Progressive, Season 32, 1947/87
MLB110061gbgentry
0/4
8/10/2014A Very Good Year$120 milNoNo0All Teams0/0No23
Pick two teams from the same season (Ex. 2001 NYY & Mets) and combine their rosters. DH. Must pick ballpark of one of your teams.
MLB110110gbgentry
0/4
8/15/2014Decade Apart$110 milNoNo0All Teams0/0No23
Pick two teams 10 yrs apart (Ex. '88 Dodgers & '98 Yankees) and use them to build your roster. $110m Cap DH Must use home park of one of your teams No AAA, trades, or waiver wire
MLB110155lunatic69
0/1
8/21/2014160M Cap Modern Era [1901-2013] WIS STINKS$160 milNoNo0All Teams12/6Yes23
160 M Cap, no restrictions. Waiver wire, Trades, AAA, DHs, all ballparks, no player injuries. Standard WIS Format. Steroid player and pitcher seasons are blacklisted [Bonds 2000-2005; McGwire 1996-1999; Sosa 1998-2002; Caminiti MVP year; Clemens 1998 on; all Palmiero]. Otherwise, draft any player or pitcher from the WIS database from 1901-2013. Clones okay. No live draft. All owners welcome. WIS stinks. Join Imagine Sports instead.
Privatehockeyhead
235/268
8/21/2014Original just4me Progressive, 2001 Season$200 milNoNo0PL Only4/2No23
Original just4me Progressive, 2001 Season
MLB110174House_rules
14/18
8/21/201419th Century v. 21st Century...with a kicker$140 milNoNo0None0/0No23
Choose players from either the 19th Century (1885 - 1899) or 21st Century (2000 - 2013) to comprise your team. You must have at least one player from each season for the century you choose. HERE'S THE KICKER: YOUR HIGHEST SALARIED PLAYER MUST BE FROM THE CENTURY YOU DID NOT PICK. No clones, WW, AAA, DH, trades, or injuries. Ballpark must be from your chosen century. $140MM cap.
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MLB110186diehl40
9/73
8/22/2014255 Million no clones$255 milNoNo0All Teams6/2Yes23
255 Million cap, must spend at least 240,000,000 to play (no straw teams), way above average aaa, Dh both leagues, injuries on. no more than 5 mlb championships
Privatebmagnan
7/10
8/6/2014'14 MicroLeague$255 milNoNo0None6/4No27
League Format: 1997 (162 games, 28 teams, NL:5/4/5, PL:5/4/5, balanced, interleague)
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