Re: Shin-soo Choo?
Originally Posted by dougdirt
Sure. Plus defense.
so average offense and plus defense = above-average shortstop. That is pretty darn valuable, no?
There are varying levels of 'above average' though. Valuable, yes. How valuable... that's the part that's debatable. Some see him as a utility player based on scouting reports, so there is some generosity in even calling him above average.
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