Re: John Sickels' Prospect Retro for Harang
Originally Posted by Joseph
Are you sure about that? I remember it the other way, but then again I'm old.
It was certainly my opinion that Valentine was the prize, and Harang was the warm body who was better than what the Reds had. But I don't know if Kullman/Maddox saw it that way.
Harang to me is a pleasant surprise, while I underestimated Valentine's lack of control.
How, then, are those people of the future—who are taking steroids every day—going to look back on baseball players who used steroids? They're going to look back on them as pioneers. They're going to look back at it and say "So what?" - Bill James, Cooperstown and the 'Roids