Re: AP is reporting that Larkin is not coming back...
Originally Posted by REDREAD
I can't locate his stats quickly, but IIRC, around his selection he had a very solid 350+ OBP and other good stats. Only 1 or 2 errors.
It was on merit, don't rewrite history.
If you think he was handed it, who deserved the slot more?
Larkin was 11th in Runs Created for SS, pre-asb this year.
As for who deserved it more, let's take a look at K. Matsui,
Matsui's 17.3 more created runs before the asb is enough to show that he deserved it more, imo.
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