1. When the Dodgers are offering $40 million for three years and you’re offering $36 million for four, you can’t expect Furcal to be that loyal.
Perusing the Bill James Handbook, which has some interesting statistics about baserunning (on hits, not basestealing) this year. Anyway, the Braves’ best baserunner among regulars last year was Marcus Giles, and it isn’t particularly close:
- He was on first