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Old 05-08-2019, 08:31 PM
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Where do you envision Eloy working on playing 1B?
They're going have to work with him every spare moment they can including the Instructional League and Spring Training, unfortunately for the time being he's going to have to play in left field hopefully not breaking every bone in his body unless somehow we can trade Alonso and he can DH until he's ready for first base. I guess we could just keep him at DH but my original post had Jose at DH in the hope of prolonging his career.
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Old 05-08-2019, 08:57 PM
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They're going have to work with him every spare moment they can including the Instructional League and Spring Training, unfortunately for the time being he's going to have to play in left field hopefully not breaking every bone in his body unless somehow we can trade Alonso and he can DH until he's ready for first base. I guess we could just keep him at DH but my original post had Jose at DH in the hope of prolonging his career.
How MLB had him as the third highest prospect in the game I'll never know.
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Old 05-09-2019, 08:54 AM
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How MLB had him as the third highest prospect in the game I'll never know.
Because elite offensive production is more rare and valuable than elite defense.
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Old 05-09-2019, 09:11 AM
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Because elite offensive production is more rare and valuable than elite defense.
And if he hits his offensive ceiling he's Miguel Cabrera.
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