I agree with all of this. I have no issue if they trade Gardner because they have viable options there. As you correctly stated, the replacements for
OK, Pineda had 9 starts where he was pulled before the 6th when he had given up 3 or fewer ER. In all but one of those starts, he was under 100 pitches.
Yes; I think most agree that they need to give Judge a long look. They cannot set up a ST competition with Hicks, or try to play both in some sort of
Hopefully with judge it's similar to all of his transitions. Struggles initially, even looking lost, but then puts it together, adjusts and mashes.
Why is it hard to imagine a guy couldn't stay healthier being a DH vs running around the field every day?
Not only should he recover faster
I could be wrong but didn't he sign a 7 year deal? 2017 is year 4 so he wouidnbe declining 3 years. If healthy I can see him going for an extra 2-3 years