Originally Posted by kittle42
I'd hardly call myself a Beckham apologist, but I'll bring up Mark Ellis again - he has made a nice career out of being kinda mediocre. His career ops is still 30 points higher than the great Beckham, of course.
Plus Ellis had the distinction of being a Sox killer. Maybe Beckham will find an opponent to wreak havoc on. After his first series against the Yankees in 09 I thought maybe he'd be a Yankee killer. Hasn't worked out but I still think he's solid.