Dodgers traded Lucas May + Eli Pimentel to the Royals for .
Scott Podsednik is a good ballplayer, but reminds YKI of .
In fact, I checked with the wonderfully informative www.baseball-reference.com and compared the two. Below you will find their 162 game averages:
I certainly loved Juan Pierre’s heart, and though his lack of power was disturbing during the majority of his career, the game is becoming ironically more-suited toward his skill set. . .which is remarkably comparable to Podsednik’s. I know ScottPod was part of the 2005 White Sox World Series champions, so he is a gamer that will bring a competitive fire – and great set of wheels – to the Dodgers. The question is. . .was the acquisition due to the fact that Colletti knows that Manny Ramirez is injured (checked out?) for longer than the Dodgers are letting on?
We’ll see – and now on to the pitching acquisition. . .