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Old 11-09-2019, 10:35 AM   #1
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Arrow Fix Owner Goals



"You have won 3 straight World Series Titles, but I'm very disappointed that you did not re-sign Josh Donaldson to an eight-year $250 million contract. Did you not listen to my demands? Overall I am unhappy with your performance."
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Old 11-11-2019, 02:31 PM   #2
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" I know we are an expansion franchise but I expect you to make the World Series in two years."

"I am disappointed in your loyalty to the current manager (whose won a pennant and has a good overall record) especially since I asked you before the season to upgrade there."

"Where's my power hitter? Where's my power hitter? Where's my power hitter?"

All the above are actual owner goals/demands made of me when I served as GM of a team.
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Old 11-12-2019, 02:17 AM   #3
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Maybe we can get a way to negotiate with the owner regarding goals?

Or perhaps the owner has a list of goals and we have to choose a certain number of them based on difficulty/owner personality. Maybe each goal is worth a certain number of points and we have to choose goals until we hit the owner's point demand value.

Such a system would still probably force us to address certain aspects of the team, but allow us to choose the path forward.
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Old 11-17-2019, 07:29 PM   #4
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+1

Really need to revamp this system.

This was last year's game, but I remember having 8 team leaders on the squad and my owner gave me a goal to "add more leadership".

Like...what, does the whole 25 man roster need to be a captain?

It's funny because I believe you could have too much leadership in the old games. The "too many chefs in the kitchen" type thing.

I turned the goals off at that point.

I'm in an online league so still have to deal with it and it's very much like what the others have mentioned.
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Old 11-19-2019, 01:14 PM   #5
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I started turning off owner goals after a game where I had won 4 WS in a row and my owner gave me, "Did you not hear me?" speech about wanting a power hitter. I had 2 40HR guys on the team, and just found myself very badly wishing for the option to issue a reply email with a short and pithy suggestion for his leisure time activity...

Hey...can we get an option like that?
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Old 11-19-2019, 07:04 PM   #6
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This kind of thing is why my owners often meet with nasty...accidents.

You know, like 37 stab wounds. That kind of accident.
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before i turned off owners goals, if they got insane on me - i just wrote a news article that had them involved in a robbery that went bad and after the funeral, the heirs just sold the team and i created a new guy more to my team needs .... (this OOTP game is, after all, an alternate reality - isn't it?
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