Wayne Bretsky and Mark Kaplan tackle the second base position heading into the 2014 season. The guys discuss the upside of Aaron Hill, the downside of Dustin Pedroia and Matt Carpenter’s chances to repeat as well as providing their values, busts, deep picks and wildcards. Bretsky and Mark also answer take a dip into the mailbag to help out a couple of listeners struggling with keeper league trade decisions.
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Box Score Baseball Podcast – Second Base Preview
News and Notes
- Mat Latos begins throwing just five days after knee surgery
- Continued shoulder discomfort for Jurickson Profar
- Ubaldo Jiminez lands with the Orioles
- The Braves lock down their talent
Position Preview – Second Base
- What we learned: a look at 2013’s top-10
- A look ahead: top options for 2014
- Daniel Murphy: a top-10 guy?
- Ian Kinsler’s potential in Detroit
- Value Picks: Aaron Hill, Jedd Gyorko, Martin Prado
- Busts:Matt Carpenter, Brandon Phillips
- Digging Deep: Dan Uggla, Anthony Rendon
- Wildcards: Chase Utley, Kelly Johnson
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