First, it ran counter to the Mets' original plan of a four-headed competition between Luis Castillo, Daniel Murphy, Brad Emaus and Justin Turner.
Second, there was zero confirmation of the Post report elsewhere.? In fact, there were a number of direct refutations.? Among them:
Tags: Analysis, Brad Emaus, Justin Turner, Toby Hyde
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Here's the problem with Emaus, he's never hit outside of Las Vegas above advanced-A.? Last season, playing as a 24-year-old in AAA, he hit .298/.395/.495 with 25 doubles, 10 HR and 50 BB and 50 K in 309 AB in 87 games.? Statistically oriented people salivate over his 1:1 BB:K ratio.? That's all good stuff, but there's a major missing piece of information.
Check out his home and road splits.
Tags: Analysis, Brad Emaus, Toby Hyde
|'08 - FSL (A+)||22||473||143||34||3||12||60||56||.302||.380||.463||11.0||10.3|
|'09- EL (AA)||23||505||128||28||2||10||59||69||.253||.336||.376||10.2||11.9|
|'10 -EL/PCL (AA/AAA)||24||445||129||32||3||15||81||69||.290||.397||.476||15.2||12.9|