Originally Posted by mahagga73
He has absolutely nothing else to prove in the minors , this team and it's fans need something to provide a spark , a reason to watch or come to the games. I think this concept of a toxic clubhouse effecting him are extremely far fetched.
There may be financial reasons to leave him in AAA for a while. I don't know what his service time is, but it may be to the Sox benefit to delay his arbitration clock as long as possible.
Play for the best draft slot you can get, deal with the future next year.