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2 hours ago, Moose Milligan said:

I like him too but Tony's post summed it up well.  But I'd rather have a utility guy be a great fielder, I don't mind if they're light with the bat.

I'd rather have the bat, because I like taking positions that are at odds with things that appear to be unquestioned traditions.  I'd also like my backup catchers to be glorified pinch hitters like Smoky Burgess.  5' 6", 245, hits the crap out of the ball, but look like they took up catching a week ago Thursday.

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