What about the results of the opening series of the three shortstops who transferred for a large sum last winter? All showed excellent performances and satisfied the new team.
The main characters are Zander Bogatz (31, San Diego Padres), Trey Turner (30, Philadelphia Phillies), and Dansby Swanson (29, Chicago Cubs).
First of all, in the opening 4 games, Bogatz flew with a batting average of 0.429, 2 homers, 5 RBIs, 3 runs, 6 hits, an on-base percentage of 0.471 and an OPS of 1.471.
Bogarts recorded three hits on the 31st of last month (hereafter Korean time), the opening game, and hit home runs on the 2nd and 3rd when San Diego won.
Afterwards, Turner recorded a batting average of 0.385, 1 home run, 1 RBI, 2 runs, 5 hits, and an on-base percentage of 0.429 OP, 1.198스포츠토토, even though the team lost all three games of the opening series.
Turner showed a good look at the last 2023 World Baseball Classic (WBC). In particular, Turner became the home run king of the tournament, predicting his performance this season.
Turner, who has very quick feet, is likely to be the beneficiary of rule changes this season. He may even break the record of 46 stolen bases in a season, which he had until last year.
In the opening three games, Swanson boasted a very good batting average, 2 RBIs, 2 runs, 7 hits, an on-base percentage of 0.615, and an OPS of 1.282.
Swanson is evaluated as inferior to Bogatz and Turner mentioned above in offense, but boasts one level higher skill in defense.
These are all players who moved teams last winter for a large sum of money. Bogarts 11 years – $280 million, Turner 11 years – $300 million, Swanson 7 years – $177 million.
All astronomical contracts. Through the opening series, they gave satisfaction to the club that spent a lot of money. Attention is focusing on whether they can satisfy the club throughout the contract period.