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.
Coleman At least Casty now has a golden sombrero. What took so long? He has been hitting a lot better lately,
jud +3......were good!.....if Cespedes returns +5....if Ausmus gets the boot..+8....if Avila gets the boot +10....if Castallanos ever learns how to
we'll have to wait and see how these 'prospects' play out, but I like the trades, and if Cespedes were