Originally Posted by OnBaseMachine
Votto was responsible for more than half the Reds runs last night. So not only do the Reds lose his bat at 1B but they downgrade defensively at 1B. If Dusty wants to put Javy in the lineup then put him behind the plate, it's not like Ross is a gold glover or anything.
And Hairston at SS again. Wow. I don't guess Dusty will ever learn his lesson.
I think it's reasonable to rest Votto and Janish, two youngsters, against Greg Maddox.