I was responding to the guy that asked us to imagine a starting lineup that consisted of Punto, Theriot, and Skip.

Counting the pitcher, StL basically has 4 players that “can’t hit good” (i.e., possible wOBA <.300). Replacing Freese with Punto and now half of the lineup fits that description.

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(6)Gomes

(7)Renteria

(8)R. Hernandez

(9)Pitcher

Brewers

(6)Carlos Gomez

(7)Yuniesky Betancourt

(8)Wil Nieves

(9)Pitcher

wow. The good players every team better put up some huge numbers.

]]>[5] Molina

[6] Theriot

[7] Punto

[8] Schumaker

[9] Pitcher

Wow.

Rasmus

Berkman

Pujols

Holliday

Better put up some huge numbers.

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