Re: Reds acquire Shin-Soo Choo and Jason Donald for Drew Stubbs and Didi Gregorious
Originally Posted by Brutus
I'd rather have a 27 year old with a so-called "crappy bat" as the devil I know than a 23 year old with a "crappy bat" as the devil I don't know.
Cozart last year was an above average shortstop. I don't know why that should be fretted. The Reds should have 3-4 years to develop someone else to step in.
Add in the phrase "if he stays healthy" to your last sentence. If he doesn't...we have ZERO fallback.
Pitching and defense...anything else is gravy. Mmmm...gravy.