I'd venture to say he is the best closer in MLB right now. He's just on a dumb team.
Now to be fair, he does have 9 walks during these games (since 4/29), so his ob% is over .200 at .207.
He's killing the middle
13 for his last 97 (.134 avg)
If you add the 9 at bats against Minor League pitching it only drops 2 points to .132.
Whew. I was rooting for the dog.
..and a lot of people will take him over Giambi. Agreed with the last sentence, though. The position would be a black hole without the signing and he
Don't think it has to do with balls. No team is trading their ace within the division.