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03-02-2013, 11:09 PM
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Originally Posted by darko View Post
RBIs are a team related stats. You dont drive anyone in if guys in front of you dont get on base regardless how good of a hitter you are.

Not using WAR is fine. You can use your regular offensive statistics such as OBP, SLG and OPS. 51st in OBP last season amongst outfielders and 40th in SLG%. Coco Crisp had a higher SLG% than Delmon Young.

Offensively Delmon is a starting caliber player. When you consider how bad he is defensively he isn't.
Eh. As I said, as a RF, I'm not overly concerned with his (lack of) defensive ability.

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