Originally Posted by CySeymour
Michael Young's OPS+ is now 92. Frazier's is 98. Frazier's WAR is 1.1, Young's is -0.4. Young makes the Reds a worse team, not a better one.
Aside from a stat comparison, what about young would make the reds a worse the on the field than Frazier. Especially if Frazier was shifted to left?
And why in the heck would anyone trade Frazier for young? That's just nuts.