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04-11-2013, 12:26 AM
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Originally Posted by FlyersFan61290 View Post
except Mayberry is a good guy to have on the team for his versatility. he's not a very good hitter (though he's doing fine just now) but he's above average defensively, has an above average arm and speed so he can pinch run/steal the occasional bag. he can also play all three outfield positions, 1st base and was taking ground balls at 3rd last year too. plus he's the only right handed outfielder on the team. Durbin on the other hand just straight up sucks and doesn't deserve a roster spot.
Exactly. Mayberry's a very good 4th OF to have because he doesn't really hurt you anywhere in that role and he would make a pretty nice righthanded half of a platoon. He's honestly a better player than Delmon Young, and yet he's going to get benched when Young comes back.

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