Originally Posted by membengal
This is simply untrue.
Does the difference between super fast and super-duper fast really matter when we are talking about a guy who only gets to run the bases two or three times per week?
To be honest, I'd rather have a slower (but still fast) veteran base stealer who isn't going to run into outs as my pinch-runner over a couple of kids who blaze but take stupid risks. Neither Bowe nor Hamilton are particularly smart base runners at this point in their careers.