Upton has to be willing (obviously). It may be the only time he ever reaches free agency, so it's no sure thing that he'll pass that opportunity up.
gardner has already declined defensively. the added power is nice but it is more of an approach thing than a talent thing.
why wouldn't they extend him? they're not gonna trade for him just to let him walk.
The fat lady falling from the upper deck never got enough credit for that save. Frank Drebin was a glory hog. Of course he did send OJ hurtling down the
I think the thought is that defensively he is ML ready and could be an ok option off a bench as a 4th or 5th OF and pinch runner especially for a team
I'm with you on that.