Yes We Cain: How to Trade Grady Sizemore

Posted: 9th October 2009 by Lewie Pollis in MLB
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Tribe fans, it's time to face the facts: Grady Sizemore is not a good fit for the Cleveland Indians. By now most of my fellow Clevelanders will have stopped reading out of disgust and perhaps even accuse me of witchcraft. But the truth is, Sizemore staying with the Indians would be mutually harmful, and if Mark Shapiro can make a good deal, both parties would be better off for it. First and foremost, Grady is overrated. Most analysts declare that now would be a terrible time to trade him because his value is relatively low after a disappointing season. And that's exactly why Sizemore is overrated--everyone seems to overlook the trends showing that this year was not an aberration. While health problems surely soiled his statline in 2009, he probably would have hit around .248 even without ...

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