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 Post subject: Re: Alvarez - Defense
PostPosted: Tue Sep 18, 2012 5:44 pm 
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Pedro's UZR is -4.6 this year, driven down by error rate. His DRS is -1 for the year. He isn't particularly good, but he isn't awful. I'd keep his bat at 3B where it is most valuable until his D drops off. As a 3B he is at 3.0 WAR as a 1B he would be about 1.8 WAR due to his bat losing value as a 1B.

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 Post subject: Re: Alvarez - Defense
PostPosted: Tue Sep 18, 2012 9:58 pm 
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PirateParrot wrote:
rellimie wrote:
Chris Anderson wrote:
It seems like Pedro has a pretty good glove, with most of his errors coming on throws. Maybe he would be an above average first baseman? I know that this has been bantered around before. Any chance this comes to fruition any sooner?


I think Pedro has the strongest infield arm on the team.

Plus, if you move him to first it raises 2 questions

1. Who plays 3rd?
2. Where does Jones play? (I like Snider in RF)

1. Well you could put Chase Headley...oh wait...nevermind.

In all seriousness, Pedro just needs to gain consistency...with everything. Not sure if that will happen or not, but if it does he will be the player we all hoped he would be. Just like his hitting, he looks like a gold glover for 2 weeks, then looks like a bad little leaguer for two weeks. He is a frustrating, yet extremely exciting/promising player. He still remains the key(IMO) to the future success of this team.


Can you imagine that if we traded the farm for Chase. What this collapse would look like? By the way it would still happen because last time I checked Chase can't pitch.


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 Post subject: Re: Alvarez - Defense
PostPosted: Tue Sep 18, 2012 10:03 pm 
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rellimie wrote:
PirateParrot wrote:
1. Well you could put Chase Headley...oh wait...nevermind.

In all seriousness, Pedro just needs to gain consistency...with everything. Not sure if that will happen or not, but if it does he will be the player we all hoped he would be. Just like his hitting, he looks like a gold glover for 2 weeks, then looks like a bad little leaguer for two weeks. He is a frustrating, yet extremely exciting/promising player. He still remains the key(IMO) to the future success of this team.


Can you imagine that if we traded the farm for Chase. What this collapse would look like? By the way it would still happen because last time I checked Chase can't pitch.

Not looking to start this argument, but if the reports were true they wouldn't have had to trade the farm for Headley. IMO wouldve been worth it.


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 Post subject: Re: Alvarez - Defense
PostPosted: Wed Sep 19, 2012 12:16 am 
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PirateParrot wrote:
rellimie wrote:
PirateParrot wrote:
1. Well you could put Chase Headley...oh wait...nevermind.

In all seriousness, Pedro just needs to gain consistency...with everything. Not sure if that will happen or not, but if it does he will be the player we all hoped he would be. Just like his hitting, he looks like a gold glover for 2 weeks, then looks like a bad little leaguer for two weeks. He is a frustrating, yet extremely exciting/promising player. He still remains the key(IMO) to the future success of this team.


Can you imagine that if we traded the farm for Chase. What this collapse would look like? By the way it would still happen because last time I checked Chase can't pitch.

Not looking to start this argument, but if the reports were true they wouldn't have had to trade the farm for Headley. IMO wouldve been worth it.


The reports are hardly ever true


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 Post subject: Re: Alvarez - Defense
PostPosted: Wed Sep 19, 2012 11:21 am 
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PirateParrot wrote:
rellimie wrote:
PirateParrot wrote:
1. Well you could put Chase Headley...oh wait...nevermind.

In all seriousness, Pedro just needs to gain consistency...with everything. Not sure if that will happen or not, but if it does he will be the player we all hoped he would be. Just like his hitting, he looks like a gold glover for 2 weeks, then looks like a bad little leaguer for two weeks. He is a frustrating, yet extremely exciting/promising player. He still remains the key(IMO) to the future success of this team.


Can you imagine that if we traded the farm for Chase. What this collapse would look like? By the way it would still happen because last time I checked Chase can't pitch.

Not looking to start this argument, but if the reports were true they wouldn't have had to trade the farm for Headley. IMO wouldve been worth it.


What was that report again? I thought it was Marte/Taillon.

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 Post subject: Re: Alvarez - Defense
PostPosted: Wed Sep 19, 2012 12:57 pm 
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Barrys Dopers wrote:

What was that report again? I thought it was Marte/Taillon.

I believe it was one top 5 prospect, brad Lincoln or the draft pick, and a mid level type guy. If true, a very fair offer.


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