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Old 10-24-2013, 01:16 PM
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Originally Posted by Rocky Soprano View Post
Thus if you take last years most productive player out, the team would NOT have been better, they would have been ever worse!
Well, it depends on who replaced him - but you can't just pull a player out of thin air - he could have been replaced by 1/2 the MLB hitters, and it would all be speculation with trades and FA signings.

If the argument is he should have been benched, then yeah, the team would have been worse off without him.
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."
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