Originally Posted by spawn
We probably should hold off on claims regarding Abreu until we actually see him bat in the Majors. I like the signing, and I think he has a chance, but proclaiming him as one of our top two bats is a little premature.
Not really. I think you can book it. You don't sign someone to a 6 year 68 million deal because he has a chance. He is clearly far superior to the other recent Cuban players to cross over, at least at the plate.