Originally Posted by OnBaseMachine
Will someone tell me why Joey Votto bats 5th in the Louisville lineup behind a bunch of AAAA players like Keppinger, Wise, and Bellhorn. Is the Louisville manager somehow related to Jerry Narron?!?
TO be perfectly honest, he has been fairly incredible in the 2 and 5 spot, while he was pretty bad in the 3 spot. Sure a lot of those 3 spot at bats came from April, but if he is destroying the baseball right now now where he is hitting, I get why they are leaving him where he is in the line up.