Re: My Blockbuster Offseason Slobber-Knocker
Originally Posted by Krusty
Track record is everything. And we all know Patterson's was all Dusty Baker's doings. I think Jockerty will have more of say with ownership listening than Baker. I think Bob C. realizes his mistake of listening to Baker and overpaying to bring Patterson here.
Corey Patterson has a career OPS+ of 79 and Willy Taveras 72, and Patterson plays better defense...
"On-base percentage is great if you can score runs and do something with that on-base percentage," Baker said. "Clogging up the bases isn't that great to me."