Originally Posted by 757690
But it make zero sense, if you are years away from contending, to populate your roster with 32 year old players. Period. No matter how good they are. The only reason to possible keep them is if they sell tickets. I seriously doubt that anyone, outside of his family, has ever bought a ticket to an MLB game in order to see Chris Denorfia play.
This all makes sense until you realize most people don't want to follow a sport where half the teams blatantly don't care about winning games. The Padres aren't the Astros, and that's a positive thing.