Re: Brandon Phillips, Now Really "The Franchise", Signs Long-Term deal
Originally Posted by AvesIce51
You guys have short memories. Sammy Sosa and Alfonso Soriano have never hit a ball that breaks, and they swing at everything that was once in the zone. Soriano is 10x's worse than BP when it comes to laying off the slider.
Also Wily Mo comes to mind.
Wily Mo has trouble with anything that bends.
Soriano and Sosa, I've never watched them closely. But Phillips, any of the hundred or so ABs I've seen, a low-and-away slider seems to elicit a swing-from-the-heels miss or easy ground-out. I'd love to see him fix that.
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