Found May 31, 2012 on Midwest Sports Fans:
I’ve been saying for weeks on Twitter that the Chicago Cubs, who will be one of only a handful of MLB teams selling over the next couple of months, should trade Starlin Castro, their young shortstop who has been labeled the franchise player for the time being. But when I look at Castro, I see a great piece for a team rather than the guy that an organization should build around. I’ve boiled it down to 3 main reasons why the Chicago Cubs should trade Castro: 3. Castro a Misfit in the Field & in the Lineup Photo courtesy Rex Arbogast via Associated Press Starlin Castro is currently the shortstop for the Cubs. This position is the de facto captain of the infield, and it needs to be manned by someone that will be very reliable in the field. Castro and his .958 fielding percentage is anything but reliable. If a team had that fielding percentage overall, it would be a nightmare. So for one of the captains of the defense, who should be reflective of the unit as a whole, to put up that ...
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