At least Twins fans get to see Arcia hit. When he's right, he's the Twins' best power hitter right now. Unfortunately, he's not so good in the outfield. With Arcia replacing Hicks, that means the outfield will consist of Arcia, Thomas and one of the Twins' two backup catchers, unless the Twins want to try and toss Chris Colabello in right field again. The outfield defense will be pretty brutal for a while.
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Should the Twins have demoted Hicks after just a three-week slump? Was Butera traded just to make room on the 40-man for Albers?