Have you ever tried to explain baseball to someone genuinely encountering it for the first time?
Would the Rangers be better off if Joey Gallo bunted every time against the shift?
When it comes to minor leaguers’ wages, perhaps teams can be talked into doing the right thing for the wrong reasons.
In an era when teams either seem to be going for broke or retooling for years, the Rangers are straddling the fence.
Minor leaguers are probably underpaid.
The Atlanta Braves have been undergoing a successful, by most accounts, rebuilding of their organization. It’s just a matter of their deep pool of prospects getting an opportunity and running with it. The good news: That’s usually what talented prospects do.