Thed Hoyerstein wrote:With Molina catching, Cardinals pitchers's NL rankings are 10th in FIP and 9th in WAR with below average framing to boot. He's literally been a negative to their staff.
The defensive plus rating which you referenced is 29th in baseball behind defensive wunderkind Victor Caratini
How much do you want to bet the Cardinals pitchers don't feel that way? Every single one wants to have Molina back there of the other two guys they have.