NL West's most effective midseason acquisition?

September 6, 2012, 9:52 pm
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It's no secret the Dodgers went wild with acquisitions prior to the home stretch. The Giants made some key additions of their own, though they didn't make nearly the same splash.

Separated by four and one-half games in the NL West, the Giants and Dodgers are entering the first of two three-game series remaining this season.

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We take this opportunity to look at the numbers, and see whose new players are making the biggest impact.
Los Angeles Dodgers

Hanley Ramirez
40 games, 44-for-158 (.278), 10 HRs, 3B, 8 2Bs, 23 runs, 37 RBIs, 15 BBs, 35 Ks, 3 SBs, CS.

Adrian Gonzalez
12 games, 13-for-50 (.260), HR, 3 2Bs, 3 runs, 10 RBIs, 5 BBs, 10 Ks, SB.

Josh Beckett
2 starts, 1-1 record, 2.92 ERA, 12.1 IP, 4 BBs, 15 Ks.
At plate: 0-for-4, 4 strikeouts.

Brandon League
16 appearances, 1-1 record, 3.60 ERA, 15 IP, 9 BBs, 19 Ks.

Joe Blanton
6 starts, 1-3 record, 6.17 ERA, 35 IP, 12 BBs, 29 Ks.

Nick Punto
9 games, 2-for-12 (.167), 2 runs, 3 BBs, 5 strikeouts, SB.

Carl Crawford
Underwent Tommy John surgery and will not play this year.

San Francisco Giants

Marco Scutaro
38 games, 51-for-155 (.329), 2 HRs, 3B, 10 2Bs, 20 runs, 24 RBIs, 7 BBs, 11 Ks, SB, CS.

Hunter Pence
34 games, 30-for-131 (.229), 2 HRs, 3B, 10 2Bs, 17 runs, 25 RBIs, 12 BBs, 38 Ks, SB.

Jose Mijares
17 appearances, 1-0 record, 3.86 ERA, 11.2 IP, 6 BBs, 11 Ks.

Xavier Nady
5 games, 4-for-12 (.333), 2 2Bs, 2 runs, 3 RBIs, 3 BBs, 3 Ks.

Who do you think is the most valuable NL West acquisition?

All stats prior to Sept. 6 games.

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