Originally Posted by Aesero
He did plenty for the Rays last year in a pinch hit role.
He was 1-for-7 in that role last season. Yes, it was a big hit, but that's one at-bat.
His numbers for the season were .119/.187/.202.
The year before that: .198/.343/.414.
The year before that he batted .215 in Japan.
Let's not make him out to be great.