Quote Originally Posted by camisadelgolf View Post
He has good bench value, but if he's your everyday center fielder (let alone left fielder), you're probably in trouble. Signing Cabrera to play every day would be the equivalent to signing Taveras. Sure, at his best, he's not bad--but his ceiling isn't very high, and his floor is very low.
No current or future baseball player should ever be compared to Taveras. I get a strong urge that nobody, and far and away not Melky could contribute less to a team than our beloved WillyT