Originally Posted by AmarilloRed
I think the average for catchers is around .750. Catcher isn't a premier offensive position. Mesoraco can get by at .700.
Average OPS for MLB catchers in 2013 is .706
With regular playing time, Mes would at minimum be at league average at a small salary for the next few seasons. Reds pitching staff excelled with him at the helm in Hanigan's absence.