Originally Posted by _Sir_Charles_
And Wilson Valdez is what exactly? Bothered looking up HIS stats? They're far from awe-inspiring.
Sadly, it's still an upgrade from Janish (with his 521 OPS and mediocre defense).
Janish is that bad.
There's also a thought that Janish may never recover phsycologically from the beating he took in the big leagues.
This move allows them to stash Janish at AAA for depth. Valdez makes the team as the backup SS.
Thank you Walt and Bob for going for it in 2012 AND 2013!
Nov. 13, 2007: One of the greatest days in Reds history: John Allen gets the boot!