Found April 29, 2012 on Friarhood:
Outfielder Blake Tekotte joined the San Diego Padres yesterday, his third stint with the team since last season. The Padres sent OF Jeremy Hermida to the 15-day DL with a groin injury as the corresponding move. So, what will Tekotte’s role be? Most likely, the Padres see him as a straight replacement for Hermida. He’ll see action every few days, getting 1-2 starts per week. He will also be a nice late-inning defensive replacement in close games. In all honesty, though, I believe he should be the LF starter. He uses some sort of voodoo to bring home championships. More on that later. Thus far, Jesus Guzman has been the everyday left fielder. Before the season began, I figured Guzman’s 2011 bat to be somewhat misleading. However, this season, Guzman is hitting well below even what I anticipated. Given his questionable defense and his line of .224/.274/.276, I see no justifiable reason for him to continue to be in the everyday lineup. Now, against lefties he’s hitting .300/.391/.350, s...
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