Re: Weathers, Reds avoid arbitration with $3.9M deal
Originally Posted by Sea Ray
I hear you but in defense of Walt this organization had to pick up a couple OFs from somewhere. The farm system is not flush with "ready for the show" outfielders.
In particular they needed a CF. I don't think we wanted a Dickerson/Hopper platoon there
I think you have been spot-on with your analysis of what Walt
wanted, but a Dickerson/Hopper platoon would have been just as effective IMO...
"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."