Originally Posted by jojo
Stubbs has graded out as a +4 CFer in the majors. In order for Stubbs to be 2 wins better than Choo, Choo (see what I did there?) would have to be just a little better than a -20 defender..i.e. the worst defensive starting CFer in the majors on any given year.
I estimated he might be a -10 run defensive CFer before spring training. To me that still sounds about right.
I would LOVE to see home/road splits for Stubbs defensive values. GABP limits his best defensive tool: Speed/Range. It limits his chances of "out of zone" plays.