Re: 2012 NL MVP
Originally Posted by Brutus
It seems to me you've been spending more time responding to fictional arguments about Bruce than others have been criticizing him.
People think he's a guy that can do exceptional things. He's been very good but he hasn't been exceptional. There's no harm in hoping for that and being frustrated if it doesn't happen. That doesn't mean they don't appreciate what he is doing if the 'potential' never materializes.
Somebody in the top 10 in the league in OPS and 2nd in HRs/RBIs isn't exceptional? Tough crowd. He's been exceptional this year. No matter how "streaky" people say he is.
"The guy I think could be really good in center is Adam Dunn. If someone asked me if Dunn could be a center fielder for the next 10 years, if he started working on it, no one could explain to me why he couldn’t do it." - Brad Kullman