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Old 04-03-2014, 12:20 PM   #1
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Desperate Plea

Please remove the "make this work now" button in the trading process. I have discovered the average difficulty to be more than fir and realistic if it weren't for this...it just makes it too easy to throw in garbage players. If not, please at least make this optional...trade negotiations will be far better for it.
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Old 04-03-2014, 12:38 PM   #2
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Just like in real life some scouts and teams value players higher than others




Case in point in my league I had a make this work now trade where I sent a 1.0 star 22 year old pitching prospect to the Angels completing a deal.

3 years later, He is now their #2 all-star pitcher who was key in their last two pennants with sub 3 ERAs. My scout and I screwed up where as they saw the value is the way I look at it.

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Please remove the "make this work now" button in the trading process. I have discovered the average difficulty to be more than fir and realistic if it weren't for this...it just makes it too easy to throw in garbage players. If not, please at least make this optional...trade negotiations will be far better for it.
Absolutely not.

If you don't like it then don't use it. But don't come here and ask to have it taken away from everyone else.
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Please remove the "make this work now" button in the trading process. I have discovered the average difficulty to be more than fir and realistic if it weren't for this...it just makes it too easy to throw in garbage players. If not, please at least make this optional...trade negotiations will be far better for it.
Please do not remove the "make this work now" button in the trading process. I like it, I use it, and I would really miss it. OTOH, I have no objection to making it optional. This game is designed to be friendly to all types of players. In general however, I am opposed to removing any existing feature. Making a feature optional is fine, but if any feature is removed someone will miss it.
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Stupid question, but how is the "make it work" not optional?
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Stupid question, but how is the "make it work" not optional?
Not a stupid question at all. Use it or not, your choice.
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Precisely. It IS optional. If you don't like it, don't use it.
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Stupid question, but how is the "make it work" not optional?
It's totally optional as it is. You choose to hit the button or you choose not to.
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I've been playing MLB The Show 14 in franchise and manager modes with the new Quick Counts feature and it's just flipping awesome.
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The 'make this work now' button is similar to a GM asking the other... "hey who would you take for player x?" Don't see an issue with it.
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Absolutely not.

If you don't like it then don't use it. But don't come here and ask to have it taken away from everyone else.
Hey..I suggested optional
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Hey..I suggested optional
It's optional NOW.
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I've been playing MLB The Show 14 in franchise and manager modes with the new Quick Counts feature and it's just flipping awesome.
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It's a huge temptation though
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It's a huge temptation though
Seems like a personal problem to me.
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Seems like a personal problem to me.
Cut your crap wolf
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Cut your crap wolf
What "crap"? You appear to have a personal problem with self-control and the inability to resist temptation and want Daddy Markus to take that tempting button away from everyone so you can't give into temptation.

The "crap" here is your request.
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Hey..I suggested optional
It already is optional. I don't understand how it could be more optional. You either push it, or you don't. Your option.
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I don't understand why you would want this taken away. In some leagues I have such a deep knowledge of the players that I rarely need to press it, but in other leagues I prefer not spending 12 hours sorting through faceless minor leaguers for a deal that works and like the option to speed things up. Yes it makes things a bit easier, but OOTP is already too time consuming for some people and if you really want to challenge yourself you can set house rules.

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I don't understand why you would want this taken away.
Poor impulse control, for an educated guess.
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