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Old 08-14-2013, 12:56 PM
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Originally Posted by russ99 View Post
Everything he's done this year is in line with his career averages, except batting average, which fits in real nice with the rest of our team.

Plus he had a broken leg in the offseason.

We're only paying him $3.5M too, this isn't like Dunn taking up $15M of the payroll.

BTW - Keppinger can fill a lot of different roles. If he bounces back next year, I'm not averse to having him fill an infield spot for $4M.

We have bigger fish to fry than Keppinger.
In 369 plate appearances he has 11 extra base hits. 11! He's absolutely awful defensively. According to WAR, he's the worst player in baseball. I'll take Dunn's productive 15mm every day, all day over Keppinger.
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Originally Posted by shoota
I'm not counting this homerun or his 3 RBI from today's game because of the game situation. I'm not counting his pinch hit solo homerun in a blowout win in Colorado. In my book, Crede has 2 less home runs than his statistics show, 4 less RBI, and one less walk (the one where he pinch hit for Uribe after coming in with a 3-0 count and taking one pitch).
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