Originally Posted by sunsfan1357
You'd be wrong if you think he's an elite catcher. He doesn't do anything bad really, but he doesn't have anything that's eltie on the Molina level. That's an elite defensive catcher. He's also not elite enough to be on the level of Mike Trout value when he doesn't even play 20-25% of his games at his primary position and two of his starting pitchers (Timmy, Zito) felt more comfortable with Sanchez at the plate.
Isn't he only playing at first so much this year so he rests his ankle? Similar to the Joe Mauer situation? Or am I completely wrong?