Originally Posted by mdccclxix
redsof72, I think you will see a lot of people ranking Juan Silva in their top 15 based on numbers etc. What is it that makes you bluntly dismissive of a player that appears decent on paper?
The tools, or the lacking of. He draws walks at a very good rate. But nothing else in his game really stands out. The fact that he was a 4th outfielder to begin the season tells you what you need to know about his standing in the organization (fairly or unfairly).