Re: Reds vs. Braves Thursday 5/24
Originally Posted by Ironman92
Yeah....but our focus and hitting matchups with the Braves seem good....not with Washington.
Bourn and Prado are the Braves that scare me....no I sure don't want Chipper or McCann up to win a game....but Bourn and Prado just live on the bases.
The only problem we had with Bourn was him circling the bases. We turned him into Babe Ruth in one series, by giving him the one pitch he can hit out of the park. Same pitch all three times.
"I talked to an advance scout that told me if Joey Votto and Albert Pujols were on the same team he'd advise his team to do the unthinkable...pitch around Votto to get to Pujols." - Buster Olney, ESPN