Friday, June 10, 2016

Alex Guerrero: An Appreciation

Alex Guerrero was released Wednesday by the Dodgers, who chose to eat the final $8.2M of his $28M contract rather than further trial Guerrero's .224 career batting average (-0.6 WAR) or his even worse defensive skills (-0.7 dWAR).

Guerrero's move doesn't augur any more great things for the rest of the suspect Dodgers' Cuban pipeline. But let's focus on Guerrero with another in-depth appreciation piece:

So long, Alex. And sorry again about your ear.

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