|02-04-2013, 07:40 PM||#1 (permalink)|
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Little help needed, re: service time
In the first year of my new dynasty, there was a rule change that absolutely screwed me royally; service time required for arbitration was lowered to 2 years from 3, here is my question:
If a player has 1 year and 8 days of ML service time, what date do I have to keep him in the minors to make sure he doesn't achieve 2 years in that season?
It would be 11 days after opening day, right?
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|02-04-2013, 08:14 PM||#2 (permalink)|
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Season length is what, 184 days or so? Service time requires 172 days for one year.
So since he already has 8 days of that 2nd year, he can only accumulate another 163 days to stay under two full seasons.
184 - 163 = 21 days
(replace 184 with however long your season actually is)
Last edited by snepp; 02-04-2013 at 08:17 PM.
|02-04-2013, 08:15 PM||#3 (permalink)|
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I think nine days off the ML roster would prevent him from reaching 366 days (two years of service time).
But he'll probably still reach arbitration, as a "Super 2" (or a "Super 1" now, really).
|02-07-2013, 11:21 AM||#4 (permalink)|
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