Re: The Truth About Adam Dunn and Strikeouts
Originally Posted by George Foster
My problem with Dunn is not striking out with no one on base, or either at 1st base but with runners in scoring position. You have to change your hitting approach when just putting the ball in play will score a run. If he wants to take a hack at the fense, so be it. However with 2 strikes, just put it in play, the pitcher has the advantage, get the ribeye stake!
This never gets old, but I am curious... WITHOUT LOOKING IT UP
, how many times do Redszoners THINK Dunn has struck out with runners in scoring position? Also define runners in scoring position.
“I’ll just take my walk,” he said, to laughter. One reporter followed up that Hamilton might be able to score from first on a single. “If he does, that’s great. Isn’t that crazy? Think about that: I hit a single and got an RBI. Like I said, crude stat, right?”