Burkhardt: If Opening Day Was Tomorrow, Castillo Would Be Starter
Would this send you in a tizzy if it really happened?
I don’t know how close this is to actually being a reality, but it would shock me if it happened.
The word on Brad Emaus when we drafted him was that he was a poor defensive second baseman, and nobody has said one glowing remark about the Daniel Murphy experiment at second.
My choice has been Murphy all along, but I never imagined a scenario with Luis Castillo winning the job. No way – the though has never crossed my mind.
Even Ruben Tejada, who drove in a couple of runs today, would be better than bringing back Castillo in my opinion.
About the Author: Craig Lerner
I'm a data analyst and researcher for a leading news agency who loves life and is hooked on the Mets. I love following the Amateur Draft and have a particular fondness for the Mets Minor Leagues who I follow each day. Give me a cold beer, a summer day, and a Mets game, and I'm good to go.
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