Originally Posted by Frater Perdurabo
Our roster is top-heavy, but our best players are just not as good as Detroit's.
DeAza v. Jackson?
Dunn v. Cabrera?
Paulie v. Fielder?
Viciedo v. Delmon Young?
Even Andy Dirks is out-performing Rios, for a lot less money.
That's not a choke.
We have better fielders, but we neuter that advantage by surrendering so many walks.
That is the very definition of a choke.
Andy Dirks is not out-performing Alex Rios. For one thing, Rios can actually stay healthy.