This is the band aid move until Tank is healthy. We needed a right handed power bat for a couple of weeks and since there is nothing in the minors, this fits the bill. Glad they at least did something to patch the roster until some of these guys come off the DL.
The very existence of flamethrowers proves that some time, somewhere, someone said to themselves, "You know, I want to set those people over there on fire, but I'm just not close enough to get the job done." -George Carlin