Originally Posted by dougdirt
Using Pete Rose as an example of how to stay healthy isn't a good idea. The guy was a freak. It is like using Nolan Ryan as an example to keep pitchers healthy. Guys like those are outliers, not examples.
Billy Hamilton is an "outlier" too. Hello?! 155 steals, anyone? While batting .311? We're not talking about some "average" dude here.
Bryce Harper, Mike Trout ... you want to rein in those guys too? Yep, they're "outliers." So is our guy. Not the same kind of player, but definitely an "outlier."
Thanks for helping me prove my point, Doug.