Although it's the apologists favorite line lately, "Well, remember that one time Tejada started off slow ......"
Tejada, with numbers in the next 4-5 seasons like he's put up lately, will be in the Hall of Fame.
Chavez will take his kids there one day.
Embarassing. Disgusting. Shameful.
Pick your adjective.
One thing I do know ... you'd see Tejada super-pissed off right now ..... Chavez?
Well, he'll "just laugh about it."
Don't ever ask again what Billy Beane's biggest blunder was. Giving this guy with a red nose, floppy shoes, and a little tricycle, the biggest contract in Athletics history will forever be the prize-winner.