According to BP, the Cardinals lead the NL in percentage of plate appearances by players performing below replacement level.
The league median is 19 percent of plate appearances.
The Cardinals have done this 55.5 percent of the time.
What is most disturbing about this statistic?
The Cardinals have allowed negative-VORP players to take plate appearances at nearly triple the median rate for NL teams. (1 vote)
That list of negative-VORP Cardinal players includes Edmonds, Rolen, and all three middle infielders. (16 votes)
The Cardinals lead the NL in this statistic. (7 votes)
The Cardinals have allowed negative-VORP players to take more than HALF of their plate appearances. (4 votes)
28 total votes