The Baseball Desert

Saturday, January 20, 2007

Money talks

It doesn't seem all that long ago that the Alfonso Soriano and the Nationals were at loggerheads over Soriano being asked to play the outfield. Now that Soriano has a long-term deal with the Cubs sewn up, it would seem that he has 136 million good reasons to actively volunteer to switch positions.

What a difference a few months' mature reflection make.