Originally posted by Ninerjohn:
I think it is a big mistake but only time will tell. Loved Chapman in the closer role. He didnt have to pace himself and could come out and throw 100 and just blow guys away. I'm not sure I would be trusting Broxton as my closer. Just seems like 21 million is a lot for the guy but all of the teams in baseball can blame Ned Colleti for the price of RPs now.
Agreed. Plus I think his command will be more vulnerable as a starter.