Home | Webstore
Latest News: OOTP 18.8.76 Update Available - OOTP 18 Available - FHM 4 Available - MLB Manager 2017 Available Now

Offseason Discount: OOTP Baseball 18 is 50% Off!

  

Go Back   OOTP Developments Forums > Out of the Park Baseball 18 > OOTP 18 - New to the Game?

OOTP 18 - New to the Game? If you have basic questions about the the latest version of our game, please come here!

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 06-30-2017, 02:35 PM   #1
Bad Scooter
Minors (Single A)
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 65
Thanks: 34
Thanked 1x in 1 post
Playoff Rosters: Getting Shorted

I've been in the playoffs 2 straight years and each year I've had only 24 players eligible for the playoff roster.

I know that players have to be on the roster at a certain time (Sept. 1?) in order to be eligible, but what else could I be missing?
Bad Scooter is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-30-2017, 05:16 PM   #2
dannibalcorpse
Minors (Single A)
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Long Island, NY
Posts: 96
Thanks: 22
Thanked 21x in 16 posts
Ok, I'm going from memory because I don't have any saves with playoff-ready teams right now, so apologies for any discrepancies, but here goes:

Players need to be on the 25 man roster, or the 10/60-day DL, before roster expansion on September 1st in order to be eligible for the playoff roster. However, I have seen instances where an eligible player is injured after 9/1 and their injury puts you below 25 players; in this case you are able to add players that are on your 40-man roster to the playoff roster. I remember seeing somewhere on the playoff roster screen saying "You may add x players to your playoff roster".
dannibalcorpse is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-30-2017, 06:57 PM   #3
Bad Scooter
Minors (Single A)
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 65
Thanks: 34
Thanked 1x in 1 post
Hmmm. I need to check on that. There is an icon that tells you who's eligible, but I haven't tried just dragging someone over there.
Bad Scooter is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-30-2017, 07:28 PM   #4
endgame
Hall Of Famer
 
endgame's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Posts: 15,633
Thanks: 3,663
Thanked 3,520x in 1,891 posts
There's a box, bottom right I think, that has the message details in it about injury replacements on that playoff roster screen.
__________________
"Try again. Fail again. Fail better." -- Samuel Beckett
_____________________________________________
endgame is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-13-2018, 05:33 PM   #5
Juggernt
Minors (Rookie Ball)
 
Join Date: Dec 2017
Posts: 46
Thanks: 5
Thanked 14x in 8 posts
This happened to me (four players, in fact, were injured through the playoffs, two before 9/1 and two after). I couldn't drag a player onto the playoff roster, but I could use the "Available Actions" menu to put someone from the 40-man onto it.
Juggernt is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-13-2018, 07:00 PM   #6
RchW
Hall Of Famer
 
RchW's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Waiting for Diamond Lil
Posts: 14,069
Thanks: 4,750
Thanked 4,879x in 2,991 posts
See this

http://www.ootpdevelopments.com/boar...hlight=playoff

Also make sure that you make PO eligibility to be the secondary roster (40-man). If you keep a short 40-man then you may be short in the playoffs. C'est la vie.

Before the end of the regular season move all players on the DL that you can to the active roster. Make sure any 60-day DL players are placed back on the 40-man roster if room exists. After the regular season ends put all injured players back on the playoff DL unless they will be ready and you want to play them. For each player put on the playoff DL you get the opportunity to make an ineligible player eligible for the PO roster.

Right now in my current league on Sept 7 I have 35 PO roster eligible players plus 4 on the DL.

I'll post more detail once the season ends.
__________________
Cheers

RichW

So much for personality. Albert Belle, a complete nut job was never traded and was the highest paid player in the game, twice!
My wife works here https://www.google.ca/maps/place/52%...!3m1!1s0x0:0x0
#Alternativefacts=lies
RchW is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:43 PM.

 

Major League Baseball trademarks and copyrights are used with permission of MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Minor League Baseball trademarks and copyrights are used with the permission of Minor League Baseball. All rights reserved.

The Major League Baseball Players Association (www.MLBPLAYERS.com ) is the collective bargaining representative for all professional baseball players of the thirty Major League Baseball teams and serves as the exclusive group licensing agent for commercial and licensing activities involving active Major League baseball players. On behalf of its members, it operates the Players Choice licensing program and the Players Choice Awards, which benefit the needy through the Major League Baseball Players Trust, a charitable foundation established and run entirely by Major League baseball players. Follow: @MLB_Players; @MLBPAClubhouse; @MLBPlayersTrust

Out of the Park Baseball is a registered trademark of Out of the Park Developments GmbH & Co. KG

Google Play is a trademark of Google Inc.

Apple, iPhone, iPod touch and iPad are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.

COPYRIGHT © 2017 OUT OF THE PARK DEVELOPMENTS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

 

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.10
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright © 2015 Out of the Park Developments