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Do Cardinals value saves or wins more in Motte deal?

John Mozeliak notes that the Cardinals “still think we have some holes.” One is right field, stomach and Carlos Beltran would fill it well.

Despite currently polling at Fungoes as the Cardinals

One Response to “Do Cardinals value saves or wins more in Motte deal?”

  1. Brandon Says:

    Interesting stuff. It does seem that many sabermetrically inclined writers just laugh off bullpen performance as extremely variable and unimportant. That’s true big picture, but capturing an extra win or two with a very good to elite reliever is well worth doing, even if said reliever is not deployed optimally. Saves themselves are overvalued, but the guys who rack them up are not necessarily.

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