Having become more fiscally conservative as I’ve gotten older, the Freddie Freeman long-term deal concerns me. That isn’t a knock on Freeman, any big money contract over three years makes my toes curl.
Freeman is an outstanding hitter, has power to all fields, and comes through in the clutch. He also makes the other infielders look good with his quick glove and ability to snatch throws in the dirt. The fact that he has played at such a high level, and is still only 24 years old, should mean a long-term, big money … Read the rest