How some players waste power
Impressive homer totals don't always tell the story of a player's value
Every year when draft day rolls around, we try our best to craft balanced fantasy baseball lineups. We look for certain hitters to fill specific roles. When we choose someone like Michael Bourn or Juan Pierre, we expect them to steal bases. If they don't, they haven't done their job. When we select Jose Reyes or Martin Prado, we expect to get a high batting average in return. Any power numbers these guys put up is simply icing on the cake.
Now, when it comes to players we ...
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