Re: Will Phillips tap Molina's shin guard in Wednesday's game?
Originally Posted by Red in Atl
I've never heard of this "tapping of the shin guard" stuff by Brandon. Haven't seen him do it, but I'm not looking. Can someone explain this? Why does he do it? Does he give a "Hidily Hi" when doing it? If not, wouldn't most catchers get pissed whether BP said he hated their team or not?
I still say, if you open your hole, back it up or shut it up. Cards kicked our butts wholeheartedly and we look the babies in my mind. Someone change it quick.
A lot of players across baseball do it as a way of greeting the umpire and catcher.
"Today was the byproduct of us thinking we can come back from anything." - Joey Votto after blowing a 10-1 lead and holding on for the 12-11 win on 8/25/2010.