Re: Votto's Power Potential
Originally Posted by Benihana
Here's an interesting question: Who has more power potential- Votto or Encarnacion?
I think they're both easily capable of hitting 30. I see Votto putting up Garret Atkins-type numbers (career .303 BA, 28 HR/year.) And I see Edwin as a slightly worse Aramis Ramirez (career .283 BA, 28 HR/year.)
I guess I see Votto and EE as basically lefty/righty bookends. Offensively both look to be about 2.5 wins above replacement. Votto probably has a little more raw power.
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