Originally Posted by armybrat45103
My point about Phillips is this. 1. he is a great contact hitter. 2. He hits a lot of deep fly balls which end up as sac flies. 3. He is a terrible base runner which means he is more valuable as a run producer than as a run scorer. 4. Seems it is something he enjoys.
I agree. I think the approach he takes is probably consistent with jis skills and I don't think he should try to change.
But if you think those skills that he has is consistent with a true value of 100+ RBI's on average, you are mistaken.