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Old 05-17-2018, 03:16 PM
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Honest question, why is Basabe on the 40-man roster?

Even in the most optimistic scenario, he's two years away from the big leagues. Given how he played last year, the injury he dealt with and where he is in his development, there was no chance he'd be selected Rule 5.
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