Re: Billy Hamilton continuing to excel at AA
Originally Posted by dougdirt
Is Billy Hamilton likely to get better at hitting? Yes.
Is Billy Hamilton likely to get better at stealing? Yes.
Is Billy Hamilton likely to get better at throwing accuracy? Yes.
Is Billy Hamilton likely to gain more home run power? No, probably not.
Is Billy Hamilton likely to carry forward a high walk rate? That is a much tougher question than the other ones and the real debate going on here and there are two sides to it.
You've seen him this year.
Based on his own merits and not what the major league team needs, is Billy Hamilton going to stick at shortstop?
"Even a bad day at the ballpark beats the snot out of most other good days. I'll take my scorecard and pencil and beer and hot dog and rage at the dips and cheer at the highs, but I'm not ever going to stop loving this game and this team and nobody will ever take that away from me." Roy Tucker October 2010