Found July 08, 2012 on Brewers Bar:
In a move that probably should have happened a while ago, the Brewers optioned infielder Taylor Green to AAA Nashville. The club apparently wanted to get the 25-year old Green, whose 43 games this year have been mainly pinch-hit appearances, the chance to play every day. Even though “Free Taylor Green” was a popular movement among fans/bloggers when Green was stuck in Nashville, this move really did need to happen. Green is still reasonably young and has the potential to be an everyday player someday, and there was no use having him collect dust on the bench when regular playing time would be best for his development. It simply doesn’t make much sense to keep Green around if he wasn’t getting at least semi-regular playing time, and it’s not as if his presence is going to make or break the Brewers’ playoff hopes. The fact that Green has done little with the playing time he got probably factors into the decision as well. In 93 plate appearances, he has hit .198/.280/.358, putting him...
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