Originally Posted by edabbs44
And Speier had an ERA under 3 last year...in the AL East. I'm sure he would have been just fine at closer.
His DIPS ERA was 3.50 last year, above 4 the year before.
Stanton's has been just as good. And give up quite a bit less HR's.
Speier would be a fine aquistion, but certainly his performance doesn't justify a 4 year deal.