Originally posted on We Should Be GM's  |  Last updated 9/8/12
We may have just witnessed the farewell tour of Placido Polanco in Major League Baseball, as he was placed on the DL yet again.  He certainly didn't garner the same amount of fanfare as Chipper Jones has this year in his final season.  Of course Polly hasn't called it a career yet, that's merely speculation on my part. Polly's second tour of duty with the Phillies did not go as well as his first.  Old age, injuries, and diminishing skills have left a bit of a sour taste in some fans mouths (blame Amaro for the contract).  However, I would like to take this time to acknowledge the good that Polanco did during his career.AVG - .299OPS - .747H - 2044G - 1809YR - 15  AS - 2GG - 2WAR - 38.7FLD% - .993 Polly has been one of the best fielding players in the history of the game.  He's as sure-handed as they come, having only committed 36 errors, Jose Offerman botched more plays than that in one season.  It's not like he was camping out left field either, he primarily manned 2nd and 3rd bas...
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