Re: Encarnacion: Good start would help keep grip on 3B job (2/24)
"He has the skills, he has the intelligence," said Narron. "He's a smart player, a smart baserunner. I was really impressed with his baserunning. I asked him a couple times, 'Are you that smart or are you that lucky?' He got great jumps."
Added Narron, "Unfortunately, he hasn't paid his dues in the big leagues like Proven Veterans Rich Aurilia and Tony Womack. So I plan to platoon him until the Proven Veterans' Committee says it's okay to give him the job full-time."
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