Using retrosheet play-by-play to judge historical defense. From 56-86 Whitaker was the best defensive 2nd baseman using this method – and that was only a fraction of his career. Plus Al Kaline was tops in right field.
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Dan Fox looks at those individuals who are a good candidate for a shiift (like for Big Papi, Hafner, Thome, etc). Curtis shows up on the list, but his speed and bunting threat would probably be a deterrent.
neat story on Norris
not a lot of optimism attached to the DET farm system... though they will have a #9 pick in this
i would take a chance if they on JDMart if they could sign him to a 6 yr at $85M...
Greene's first three starts of '15 = 3-0, 23 IN, 1 ER, 11 K's, ERA 0.39
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