A heady move by G.M. Brian Sabean; a real solution to the Giants' needs at the top of the batting order.
I'm not convinced.
Before declaring me B/R's resident Scrooge, understand: I loved the Andres Torres story—the 2010 chapter, anyway.
I know that acquiring the 30-year-old former New York Met for Torres and reliever Ramon Ramirez has generally received favorable reviews.
So, call me cynical. Or cranky. Or ungrateful. But consider four reasons Pagan may be (far) less than the perfect leadoff man for San Francisco.