.Assuming his health is adequate, Stewart is gonna be an okay player for the A’s, a not-atypical Billy Beane player. I would suggest that they not play him in consecutive games on artificial turf. At the end of the year, He should have been able to play 120 games (more if he DH’s) and will be a contributor; if you compare his value and salary with those of Alfonso Soriano and Juan Pierre, I imagine that Stewart will be a relative steal.
And he was: g ab r hits 2 3 HR rbi sb cs bb so BA OBP Slg
My prediction on Mike Pizza: “How a team can be smart enough to pull off this deal and yet also dumb enough to give Mike Piazza 8 million is beyond me. ”
here’s what he ended up with:
I’d say these predictions were spot on.