Despite all of Cleveland collectively hoping and praying that Grady Sizemore’s body would not break down on him again this season, he’s already out until at least early May. I do still have hope that Sizemore will add some value to the team upon his return to the lineup, but he certainly is not starting 2012 off on the right foot.
More than likely, the Indians will fill the hole created by Sizemore’s absence internally. I’ve already argued that Shelley Duncan could be deserving of a look in left field(with Michael Brantley, a breakout candidate in his own right, moving to center field), but the Tribe could get creative and make a trade.
If the Indians are going to make a trade for an outfielder, they should call the Diamondbacks about Gerardo Parra and Chris Young. Read More…
From Bleacher Report, March 15, 2012