Would you have tendered an offer to Milledge?
The Pittsburgh Pirates non-tendered Lastings Milledge yesterday, following a season which he hit for a .277/.332/.380 line in 379 at-bats. Milledge also struggled on defense, taking some very interesting routes in the outfield at times. He did have strong numbers against left handers, with a .320/.414/.512 line in 125 at-bats, making him a strong platoon possibility.
Back in September, Charlie at Bucs Dugout had a good article about why Milledge shouldn't be non-tendered. I agree with the idea that Milledge shouldn't have been non-tendered, and personally would have liked to see him return. The Pirates have several outfield options on the 40-man roster, with John Bowker, Steve Pearce, Alex Presley, and even Ryan Doumit. Milledge hasn...
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