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Old 11-21-2013, 01:54 PM
DSpivack DSpivack is offline
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Originally Posted by blandman View Post
True, but I'm not sure trading Fielder was the answer either. There's a DH spot and another tradeable player there that makes more sense to move. Having both split DH/1B and getting more rest seemed the most logical.

Part of me is also biased because Fielder's been a real steady player his entire career and very healthy (despite what projections say should have occurred). On top of that, he's a mostly stand-up guy (especially compared to dirtbag Cabrera). But hey, anything that makes the Tigers worse...
Rangers Ballpark should also be a better home for a lefty slugger than Comerica, so at least the near future for Fielder looks better than it might have in Detroit.
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