Beckham is better than Gillaspie in the sense that his defense is better and his bat is fine enough to be an 8-9 hitter.
Gillaspie being as prominent on this team as he was this season is one of the many indicators of how bad this team was.
Ridiculousness across all sports:
(1) "You have no valid opinion because you never played the game."
(2) "Stats are irrelevant. This guy just doesn't know how to win."