Thread: Blue Jays Discussion: Offseason Madness the 8th: Josh Johnson Edition.
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11-30-2012, 06:17 AM
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Originally Posted by Man Bear Pig View Post
Lind? you mean the worst first basemen/DH for years now? the guys brutal. Home runs don't mean squat considering his other numbers.
He's struggled for the better part of three seasons, no denying it. But Gibbons has a history of playing guys to their strengths. Lind did very well against righties, especially after Mottola - now with the big club full-time - re-jigged his plate approach in Vegas. If he DH's the 70% of games we play vs RHP, he'll do just fine, and could hit capably out of the 5-hole.

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