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I am not excited about giving him enough at bats at the ML level to see if he has turned a corner.

It isn't a risk a contending team can afford.

Agreed. If they want to stick him in AAA to work on his approach, fine. They should not count on him to improve the offense at the major league level.

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Smoak's away stats has him at 743 ops 200 points higher and 40 points higher in avg and 15 to 4 homers away vs home. I am betting he makes a team really happy if he can get away from safeco on a consistent basis. We are not talking a front-line starter for Smaok I bet more like some chop meat.

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