Originally Posted by Wonderful Monds
People seem to be really glossing over the whole "he's hitting his peak years" thing.
Seriously, he's 27 this year. The prime years of a players career. He's always had 30+ HR power. It shouldn't be surprising that he's turned it up even a higher notch now that he's hitting his peak.
I tend to agree. But he's skipped the impressive progression and gone straight to absurd.