Re: Bob Kelly Abreu mentoring Tabata
- From: "Erasmus \"The Mannequin\" Brown" <hotsoup@xxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 22 Feb 2007 19:13:37 -0500
"Tom K" <mryclept2@xxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
: > It would suit me fine if they kept Abreu for another year. At the
: > same time, they should put Melky in LF and move Matsui to 1B or DH.
: Last year at this time, Abreu would have appeared to be vastly
: overpriced. Now, that's not quite the case.
: There are variables, of course. He has to continue to play
: strongly. The organization has to figure out if his option money
: would be better spent on something else, etc.
: But it seems like a great fit. If Tabata makes big strides this year
: (I am talking best-best case scenario here!), he could find himself
: getting some at-bats in Trenton before the season ends. I think they
: would love for him to be playing full-time in Trenton in
: 2008......Abreu would be the perfect bridge to Tabata. Again,
: assuming Tabata doesn't flame out...which is entirely possible.
Are you joking? It's a virtual certainty! That guy has less power than Don