Originally Posted by muddie
How do you measure value? Without Miggy the Tigers would not have made the playoffs. With him they did. How much money did he make for Detroit post season that Trout didn't make for the Angels? What is value?
I measure value by production on the field. Miguel Cabrera isn't the reason the Tigers made the playoffs. He was a small part of the reason they made the playoffs, even if he was the best player on that team.