With Spring Training underway and most positions set, the battle for second base will be perhaps the most watched race. While manager Ned Yost insists the competition between Chris Getz and Johnny Giavotella remains open, most Royals observers expect the competition to be won by Getz.
Which brings us to the logical question all Royals fans are asking.
Did the Royals sign the right Getz?
Or would the Royals have been better off acquiring the rights to legendary Jazz saxophonist Stan Getz? Granted, Stan is no longer living, but would owning the rights to an estate of his magnitude be of greater benefit to the Royals?
Here now is a breakdown that attempts to answer that question. The categories that will be considered are Upside, Mistake Free, Hands, Power, and Grit.
Getz v Getz
Royals Review | Feb 20