Originally Posted by texasdave
True enough it is about context. But if the Reds trail by 2 or 3 late and they have the shift on why wouldn't a slugger bunt to get on? You need baserunners. Even if Bruce was hot. Take the bunt in that situation. But people wouldn't agree.
If nobody's on base? Sure. If runners are on base, I think you take your chances when Bruce is going well.