Originally Posted by OnBaseMachine
Again I ask, why does Dusty refuse to make defensive changes late in the game? His decision to keep Orlando Cabrera in the game in the 9th inning tonight almost came back to bite him in the butt. Russell Martin hit a routine grounder up the middle that Cabrera waved at as it rolled into CF. I counted three hits tonight that Cabrera gave away with his defense. Thankfully he contributed with the bat, though.
Hard hit ground ball up the middle. That was a base hit.
I guess there needs to be something to complain about on a daily basis now that Taveras is gone. Defense of Gomes and Cabrera, welcome to the microscope.