Found May 12, 2013 on Indians Baseball Insider:
Some news, notes, and thoughts from my Indians notebook… Bam-Bam Reynolds is making his Mark One of the early big stories of the season for the Indians has been the superb play of designated hitter Mark Reynolds. Through Saturday’s game in Detroit he is hitting .284 with 11 homers, 31 RBI and .988 OPS, and also has a 16:36 walk to strikeout ratio. He is on pace to hit 52 homers and drive in 148 runs, and also walk 76 times and strikeout 172 times. So far Reynolds has been as advertised and then some. He draws a good amount of walks, he strikes out a lot, and he has tremendous power. But what has been surprising to date is the quality of his at bats and how much of a run producer and clutch player he has been. Now, it has only been 33 games for him, so things can change at a moment’s notice, but he looks like he is on the verge of a big rebound this season. The Indians inked Reynolds to a one year $6 million deal in the offseason. They craved a bat that could hit for power from the r...
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