RRGL1 wrote:Why not sign Bonds to DH then?
Fool, are you mad? Don't you know that if Bonds and Sheff share a clubhouse, it increases the chances of their colliding massive egos achieving critical mass and destroying all of creation!
Why do you think they kept Bonds in the NL for so long?
To be honest, it sounds like a better fit than most anywhere else... if anyone can handle Bonds, it's Leyland. Leyland has Bonds's respect from Pirates days of the early '90s. And Barry would downright look like a fine upstanding nice guy when sitting next to Sheffield...
(though Sheffield's SI interview a few years ago about how he was better than Bonds might cause friction... (and Ichiro (because he didn't try to hit singles, or he'd have that many hits), and Jeter (because he wasn't all-the-way-black) and Torre (because he hated black people) and the media, and praise God for all the talent! (really a very "religious" guy...