Originally Posted by blandman
My original statement was meant to be over the top/tongue in cheek because the OP's statement was way over the top in the other direction, calling my support of a move to pickup a defensive specialist to help our young guys along myopic. He's the one that should be nailed to the cross. That's just plain lunacy.
Signing another SO per game CF who consistently hit in the low 200s against inferior NL pitching (in his prime) doesn't help anyone or anything "along," regardless of his defense. It's a completely lateral move from the universally tarred Jordan Danks.