12:08 AM EST, Thu November 26, 2015
Gaslamp Ball Nov 9, 2015

Carlos Quentin attempts a comeback

Last offseason the Padres just had too many mediocre outfielders.   GM A.J. Preller had acquired Justin Upton, Wil Myers and Matt Kemp, which little room on the roster for the sulking hulk Carlos Quentin.  Besides, Quentin's legs have all the load bearing ability of a pair of Pixy Stix.  Since being acquired by the Padres in 2012 he has played in 86, 82 and 50 games.  He's not an everyday player, but GMs can convince themselves that if they roll the dice on him they could get a full slugging season of baseball out of him. A.J. Preller included Carlos Quentin in the Melvin Upton Jr. ...

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