Originally Posted by REDREAD
Yep. And in a perfect world, we have better options for cleanup than Bruce, EdE, and Phillips (Assuming Votto bats 3rd). None of those 3 guys gets me excited as a cleanup hitter.
I would settle just to have the four batters with the highest On Base Percentage that the team has batting one through four. That would be a step in the right direction, especially if it were to occur according to their splits vs left and vs right handed pitching.
I think that we already have indications that, that won't be occuring.