Re: Poll: Would you trade Hamilton for Stanton?
Originally Posted by mattfeet
A million times yes. Id drive Billy down to Miami myself if that's what it took...and I'd leave my car with Loria, too.
Drive? Hell, I'd carry Hamilton on my back if that's what it took to get Stanton.
Hamilton + Chapman + Lutz? gets it done.
Sabermetrics can be boiled down to this simple truism: A batter's goal is to extend the inning. Extend enough innings and you're going to score runs. Extend more innings than your opponent and you're going to score more runs than him.