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Old 10-06-2019, 07:19 PM
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Originally Posted by blurry View Post
I'd take Puig over Castellanos or Calhoun as both are bad (real bad) at defense. I wouldn't even bother with Calhoun for a single year. Castellanos
would be fine for a DH but nothing else. Dickerson is regressing into backup territory. Grandal is going to cost a fortune for above average production.

The only this team wins a bidding war for Cole or Strasburg is if they were embarrassed enough by the entire nation making fun of their half-assed efforts to get Machado last offseason.
Puig strikes as a guy who will end up being a net negative on whichever team he plays one.
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