Ok guys, I have made a simulated draft pick of All time greatest baseball players and have 8 teams with 17 players each and a manager and 2 coaches. I will be simulating games in a 5 game series between these 8 games which will lead up to an All Time Greatest Team World Series. So I need your help with voting for who you think would win each of the games. I will list the teams playing each other with the coaching staff and players and if you could just vote for which team you think would win and in how many games I would appreciate it a lot guys. This is Round 1 of 3 and this Round has 4 series of 5 games. Team names have no significance other than the teams home field. The series work out like a regular ALDS or NLDS. There is a DH for all games. Games 1, 2 and 5 are at the left team's ball park and games 3 and 4 are at the right team's ballpark.
Here it goes:
Series 1- Yankees vs White Sox
Yankees- Manager and coaches- Casey Stengel, Tony Larussa and Billy Martin
Starters- Yogi Berra, Paul Molitor, Rogers Hornsby, Earnie Banks, Alex Rodriguez, Al Simmons, Mickey Mantle, Tony Gwynn and Sam Rice
Pitchers- Satchel Paige, Whitey Ford, Nolan Ryan, Red Ruffin. Bullpen- Dennis Eckersly and Billy Wagner
Bench- Jeff Bagwell and Willie Stargell
White Sox- Managers and coaches- Sparky Anderson, Tommy Lasorda and Billy Carrigan
Starters- Johnny Bench, Lou Gehrig, Nap Lajoie, Ozzie Smith, Jimmy Collins, Jim O'Rourke, Hugh Duffy, Reggie Jackson and Pete Rose
Pitchers- Walter Johnson, Pedro Martinez, Tom Glavine, Eddie Plank. Bullpen- Rollie Fingers and Eric Gagne.
Bench- Rickey Henderson and Al Kaline
Series 2- Red Sox vs Phillies
Red Sox- Manager and coaches- Joe McCarthy, Earl Weaver and Dick Howser
Starters- Gary Carter, Willie McCovey, Craig Biggio, Cal Ripken Jr, Brooks Robinson, Lou Brock, Tris Speaker, Frank Robinson and George Sisler
Pitchers- Randy Johnson, Bob Gibson, Carl Hubbell, Catfish Hunter. Bullpen- Bruce Sutter and Mike Timlin.
Bench- Gary Sheffield and Ichiro Suzuki
Phillies- Manager and coaches- Miller Huggins, Dick Williams and Whitey Herzog
Starters- Mickey Cochrane, Albert Pujols, Charles Gehringer, Phil Rizzuto, Eddie Mathews, Barry Bonds, Duke Snider, Babe Ruth, Ken Griffey Jr
Pitchers- Sandy Koufax, Kid Nichols, Gaylord Perry, Bob Feller. Bullpen- Hoyt Wilhelm and Goose Gossage.
Bench- Harry Heilman and Mark McGwire
Series 3- Braves vs Giants
Braves- Manager and coaches- Connie Mack, Bobby Cox and Tom Kelly
Starters- Josh Gibson, Cap Anson, Jackie Robinson, Luis Aparicio, David Wright, Joe Dimaggio, Carl Yastrzemski, Sam Crawford, Roger Maris
Pitchers- Christy Mathewson, Greg Maddux, Fergie Jenkins, Early Wynn. Bullpen- John Smolts and Sparky Lyle
Bench- Sammy Sosa and Rafael Palmeiro
Giants- Manager and coaches- John McGraw, Billy Southworth and Ralph Houk
Starters- Carlton Fisk, Harmon Killebrew, Eddie Collins, Honus Wagner, George Brett, Ty Cobb, Jesse Burkett, Hank Aaron, Manny Ramirez
Pitchers- Cy Young, Steve Carlton, Dizzy Dean, Jim Palmer. Bullpen- Trevor Hoffman and Jesse Orosco
Bench- Mike Piazza and Ryne Sandberg
Series 4- Pirates vs Cubs
Pirates- Manager and coaches- Walt Alston, Bucky Harris and Danny Murtaugh
Starters- Roy Campanella, Jimmie Foxx, Rod Carew, Robin Yount, Wade Boggs, Billy Hamilton, Ted Williams, Mel Ott, Ed Delahanty
Pitchers- Warren Spahn, Grover Alexander, Phil Niekro, Roy Halladay. Bullpen- Lee Smith and John Franco
Bench- Frank Thomas and Kirby Puckett
Cubs- Manager and coaches- Joe Torre, Frank Chance and Bill McKenchie
Starters- Ivan Rodriguez, Eddie Murray, Joe Morgan, Derek Jeter, Mike Schmidt, Willie Mays, Stan Musial, Roberto Clemente, Ralph Kiner
Pitchers- Roger Clemens, Tom Seaver, Lefty Grove, Curt Schilling. Bullpen- Mariano Rivera and Jeff Reardon
Bench- Roger Connor and Hank Greenberg
Ok so again guys, out of these 4 matchups could you please vote for who you think would come out on top in a 5 game series and in how many games for each of the 4 matchups. You could just post your votes in the comments section below and I will add it all up in a week or so and then post a Round 2 voting for the teams that you chose to win.
Thank you for the help guys.