Re: Xavier Paul Recalled, Redmond to AAA
Originally Posted by mth123
So, in one game, Paul has already done more than token lefty 25th men Mike Costanzo and Willie Harris combined this season. Paul is a long shot to be successful at this point, but I always was intrigued by his potential when he was coming up with LA. A lefty bat who isn't a complete waste who can play defense and run, I'd say the Reds need to consider hanging on to him when Votto returns. That may mean a phantom DL stint for Miguel Cairo.
Of course, if the Reds could pick up a Kotsay or some one of that ilk, Paul may need to go anyway.
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