Originally Posted by tstrike2000
Beckham's offense is maddening, but we need him and Alexei up the middle. Starting pitching and being strong up the middle defensively helped keep this team in first place for most of the season. The bench is a huge a concern that will have to be addressed if enough guys are brought in to contend.
The only way you can absorb a middle IF that offensively weak is to get an elite 3b hitter, upgrade LF offensively, and either count on Konerko bouncing back from injury, or upgrading over him.