Shandler: Deconstructing Richie Sexson
Updated: July 17, 2007, 9:45 AM ETBy Ron Shandler | Baseball HQ
This week we use our component skills-based analysis to analyze another high-profile underperformer: Richie Sexson.
What he was expected to doWith the exception of an injury-shortened 2004 season (when he only had 90 AB), Sexson has been good for a .260-.270 batting average, 35-40 home runs and 100-plus RBIs over the past few years. At 32, he's slightly past his peak as a hitter, but with his performance track record and history of solid skills, there was no reason to expect anything different in 2007.
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