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Old 05-16-2017, 03:41 PM   #1
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How should I go about choosing personnel?

Coaches? Managers? GMs?

I've just been going by reputation. Is that sufficient?
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Old 05-16-2017, 05:14 PM   #2
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It depends on if you want to be able to control any roster moves. If you're just playing as a GM and want a realistic experience, just get someone with the best reputation. But if you're ever interested in overriding a manager's lineup decision, make sure you check the personality. Some managers are hard asses who won't let you interfere at all
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Old 05-17-2017, 09:23 AM   #3
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I'd throw in staying away from managers that are easing going etc. They can hurt a players development IMO.
Also, prior to hiring them see how they with your guys liking them or not.
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Old 06-19-2017, 05:28 PM   #4
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I've taken to cheating by looking at the underlying ratings and looking for guys who have player management ratings >100 as well as tactical ratings like teach hitting or teach pitching >100.

Frankly I don't know how else you would do it. I've looked at personnel who have great reputations yet their underlying numbers are not that good, and vice versa. I don't know how close to reality this is.
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