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Old 04-09-2013, 02:43 PM
blandman blandman is offline
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Originally Posted by voodoochile View Post
Whether Tank can ever learn enough plate discipline to become a #3 type hitter time will tell but if he can slug .470+ he'll be a fine addition to any team's 5-7 section of the lineup.
He slugged .444 last year, with a .300 OBP. He had a WAR of -1.1. The issue isn't whether the numbers you provided would be fine, it's if he can get his OBP high enough to slug that high over the course of a full season. Dude (still) has serious contact issues. Maybe he just needs glasses?
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