Originally Posted by SI1020
Why the fuss about not signing Chavez? He's 2+ years older than Keppinger and last year was the first since 06 that he played in over 100 games. He's nowhere near the GG 3B man he was at Oakland. The Sox did about as well as they could in signing Keppinger.
Neither is a knock my Socks off move.
But I think Chavez would bring more pop and a much needed left handed stick with AJ leaving.
Regardless, both are upgrades over Morel.