Home | Webstore
Latest News: OOTP Update 20.8 - OOTP 20 Available - FHM 6 Available

Offseason Discount! SAVE 50%!

  

Go Back   OOTP Developments Forums > Out of the Park Developments > General Discussions

General Discussions Discuss Out of the Park Developments' games, web site, downloads, research and anything else related to OOTP Developments.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 12-01-2019, 09:00 AM   #1
spider_monkey_b
Minors (Triple A)
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 272
Thanks: 1
Thanked 8x in 8 posts
Opener/Follower in Playoffs

Wondering if anybody can help with this annoying problem. I'm in an online league and I use the opener/follower strategy. It works very well 90% of the time in the regular season as follows.

- 5 man rotation, set to strict order
- The person I want to follow is left in the rotation and set to follower
- The opener is given opener status and placed into the 7 day lineup as the starter
90% of the time my opener starts and the follower comes in

However, for 3 seasons now, this exact same strategy in the playoffs doesn't work. I set it up the exact same way and more often than not, the opener opens and the follower in the rotation is ignored. Instead the game brings in one of my middle relievers and treats them as a follower (they aren't labelled a follower). What is more stupid, is that the guy in the rotation I listed as a follower often comes in during the 8th or 9th inning.

What the hell is with this? Why would the game mechanics be different in the playoffs? Is this a bug?

Any suggestions for how to make an opener/follower work properly in the playoffs?

P.S. I don't just want random openers (like list 2-3 guys). I want specific openers to get the matchups I want.

Thanks in advance!
__________________
Join the WBF: A 36 team full world fictional league!
https://statsplus.net/wbf/
wbfcommish@gmail.com
spider_monkey_b is offline   Reply With Quote
Thank you for this post:
Anyone (12-01-2019)
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 12:34 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 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright © 2018 Out of the Park Developments