Re: Baker: Phillips will hit clean up
Originally Posted by bucksfan2
Because every manager does that. Every manager has a LOGGY in the pen that they bring into face a left handed batter.
...and why would it matter if he has no splits? The only player being neutralized is Bruce, who could be neutralized by a LOOGY not matter what spot you hide him in the batting order...
"On-base percentage is great if you can score runs and do something with that on-base percentage," Baker said. "Clogging up the bases isn't that great to me."