Originally Posted by doublem23
But then why even do it? The Sox have shown that they're willing to eat the cash if after a while the guy proves he's a bust, but I just can't figure out why they'd waste the time and money if they're not even going to try. Come on man, he's arguably the 25th man on the 5th worst team in baseball, he's this isn't Game 7 of the World Series.
Depth move, provide a little competition and motivation to the catchers who have actually made it past A ball all the way to the majors. That's why I called it a long shot, not a no shot. No way he's the 25th man at this point.