Crazy talk, right? Sure, he can hit a little, but how about his defense? A hard look at the numbers shows a surprisingly serviceable fielder. As long as he can contribute offensively, this writer is convinced he’s worth something to the Cubs…for now.
Instead of fading into oblivion like other over-paid ballplayers, Soriano has a special opportunity to not only drastically improve the chances of the Cubs franchise, but also to go down in history as one helluva mensch.