Let’s can all the happy talk that says, “Jason Bay is a really nice guy.”
Instead, let’s consider the New York Mets’ slugless slugger from the perspective of the box score. It shows that Jason has been naughty, not nice.
In fact, the statistics clearly indicate that Jason Bay needs a one-way ticket to Buffalo. There, he can be assigned to play left field for the Bisons, the New York Mets‘ AAA farm team.
It may sound absurd to suggest sending a $66 million player down to the minor leagues, but it would be more absurd to keep him in the Mets lineup. Here are seven reasons why.