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As I said, it is impossible to state for certain any conclusions about his defense at this level with that amount of data. You are the one who mistakenly did so.
Advanced defensive metrics take about three seasons' worth of data to be reliably stable measures of true talent. Hughes has started only 36 games at second base in the majors, a sample size much...
04-22-2012, 05:03 PM
Note also that, for instance, Clete Thomas was DFAed by the Tigers on April 12th and was claimed by the Twins two days later. Clearly, the 10-day period does not preclude waivers claims from...
04-22-2012, 04:00 PM
The Twins received a big bucket of Nothing, since it was a waiver claim.
The people who are expecting them to sign or trade for somebody are likely going to be as disappointed as you will be expecting them to give Anthony Slama a spot.
Anthony Slama is not even in major league camp. There's no chance the Twins are considering him for a bullpen spot to open this season, and I'd imagine there's very, very little chance he ever...