Originally Posted by Krusty
If you can name me one free agent outfielder that we could have put in the leadoff spot, let me know. And while everyone is on the Chris Dickerson's band wagon, obviously the Reds front office isn't. And to annoint a player a starting job based on 100 ABs, that is risky IMO.
So you hedge your bets with a career .668 OPS, coming off of a year of .604 OPS?
Okay, so it's not as risky anymore, instead it's just guaranteed suck.
The risk with Dickerson is that he might struggle and be as bad as Taveras. Now we have that in stone. We're supposed to be excited about that?