Originally Posted by Daver
He's not that good an offensive player either, doesn't hit for average, doesn't know how to take a walk, strikes out a lot, not a threat on the basepaths if he does manage to get on, I really don't see why people put so much value into a ballplayer with very limited skills.
If he were 27 I would agree with you, but he is 23. Guys have been known to improve from when they were 23. I am not Dayan's biggest fan and I agree that he has a lot of places to improve on but I am not ready to give up on him yet.