Wells running dry in an awful big way

Jays' center fielder mired in a continued rut of uninspired offensive production

Originally Published: June 23, 2009
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

Blue Jays center fielder Vernon Wells plays baseball the way it's meant to be played. He runs hard through the bag on every ground ball, habitually throws to the right base, and stays out of the trainer's room unless absolutely necessary. His teammates like him, opponents respect him, and multiple Toronto charities are grateful for his largesse.

Wells also has a .687 combined on base-slugging percentage this season. That's a tick below the .690 OPS sported by Magglio Ordonez, whose recent ...

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