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Old 08-06-2013, 11:28 AM
Foulke You Foulke You is offline
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Originally Posted by mcm3312 View Post
Why is everybody so down on De Aza? Do they not understand he's one of the most consistent/best position players we've got?
I think a lot of the angst is centered around his terrible decisions and instincts as a baseball player this year. He has made 9 terrible outs on the basepaths (so far) which is inexcusable for an MLB player. He gets picked off, takes off running when he shouldn't, etc. The mistakes are exasperating to anyone watching a team like ours that is starved for runs. He also has been sub-par in the outfield this season.
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